Suns Legends: Marion and Stoudemire

Shawn Marion and Amare Stoudemire's jersey numbers (31 and 32) will be retired by the Phoenix Suns in the 2023-24 season.

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Jersey Honors

Both players were integral to the fast-paced and influential Suns era of the 2000s.

Suns' Influence

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Marion was drafted ninth overall in 1999, played over eight years with four All-Star appearances and two All-NBA selections.

Marion's Impact

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Known as "The Matrix," Marion excelled in athleticism, defense, and averaged 18.4 points and 10 rebounds per game.

"The Matrix"

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Stoudemire, picked ninth in 2002, played eight seasons, earned five All-Star and All-NBA nods, and averaged 21.4 points and 8.9 rebounds while shooting 54%.

Stoudemire's Excellence

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Stoudemire's chemistry with Steve Nash in pick-and-roll/pop plays created numerous memorable moments for Suns fans.

Nash Connection

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Both Marion and Stoudemire's contributions are deserving of celebration, with their names added to the Suns' ring of honor.

Ring of Honor

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