Already bypassed when the Suns named the ill-equipped Lindsey Hunter to replace Gentry, Majerle told the Arizona Republic, of potential overtures from the Suns, “We’ll cross that bridge when it comes to it. I doubt that we will. But if it happens, I’ll have to sit down and think about what’s best for me.” Majerle’s team, in its third season in Division I, recently had a 12-game winning streak snapped.
Watson has set a new locker room rule for players to not make fun of one another. “We’re not putting each other down in a joking matter, even if it’s all playful and fun,” Watson said. “It’s only uplifiting words so we’re uplifting each other to another level. For us to move forward, it has nothing to do with basketball. We have to change the mindset. Once we change the mindset — the mind always goes before the physical – everything else will follow.”