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Tyson Chandler
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Team: PhoenixHeight: 7-1 Born: 10/2/1982
Position: CWeight: 240 Birthplace: Hanford, California
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 2nd pick by Clippers (2001)


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Mar. 12 5:01 PM PT6:01 PM MT7:01 PM CT8:01 PM ET0:01 GMT8:01 5:01 PM MST7:01 PM EST4:01 UAE (+1)01:0120:01 ET6:01 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler practiced Tuesday after he was not with the Suns for Sunday's game against Portland due to personal reasons.
Analysis: The reason for Chandler's absence is moot, as he hasn't played a single minute since the All-Star break with the Suns taking a longer look at their younger players.
Feb. 10 7:35 PM PT8:35 PM MT9:35 PM CT10:35 PM ET3:35 GMT11:35 8:35 PM MST10:35 PM EST7:35 UAE (+1)04:3522:35 ET9:35 PM CTNaN:� - After sitting out Saturday's loss to Houston with a sprained right ankle, Chandler played 28 minutes Monday against the Pelicans but had only four points and eight rebounds.
Analysis: Chandler got hurt in the second quarter Friday against the Bulls. His return diminishes the value of Alex Len, who has averaged nearly a double-double in 11 games when he's started in place of Chandler.
Jan. 29 6:50 AM PT7:50 AM MT8:50 AM CT9:50 AM ET14:50 GMT22:50 7:50 AM MST9:50 AM EST18:50 UAE15:509:50 ET8:50 AM CTNaN:� - Chandler had 15 points and 13 rebounds Saturday against the Nuggets.
Analysis: The veteran center has played well recently with averages of 14.7 points and 12.7 rebounds while going 35 of 48 from the field over the last six games.
Jan. 24 8:21 PM PT9:21 PM MT10:21 PM CT11:21 PM ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST8:21 UAE05:2123:21 ET10:21 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler had a season-high 22 points and grabbed 17 rebounds for Phoenix in a 112-111 loss to the Timberwolves on Tuesday.
Analysis: Chandler has been a monster on the boards lately, posting at least 15 in eight of his last nine games.
Jan. 22 5:17 PM PT6:17 PM MT7:17 PM CT8:17 PM ET1:17 GMT9:17 6:17 PM MST8:17 PM EST5:17 UAE (+1)02:1720:17 ET7:17 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler had 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting but was limited to nine rebounds, ending his team-record streak of seven straight games with at least 15.
Analysis: Chandler has picked up his offense lately, averaging 15.7 points on 62.1 percent shooting in his past three games.
Jan. 21 8:35 PM PT9:35 PM MT10:35 PM CT11:35 PM ET4:35 GMT12:35 9:35 PM MST11:35 PM EST8:35 UAE05:3523:35 ET10:35 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler grabbed 16 rebounds Saturday at New York, extending his streak to seven straight games with at least 15, a team record.
Analysis: Chandler has 9,555 career rebounds and likely will move into the top 40 all-time by the end of this season. His 12.3 average this season has him on pace for his best rebounding season since he had 12.4 in 2006-07.
Jan. 19 8:04 PM PT9:04 PM MT10:04 PM CT11:04 PM ET4:04 GMT12:04 9:04 PM MST11:04 PM EST8:04 UAE05:0423:04 ET10:04 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler had 22 points and 16 rebounds, but the Suns lost for the fourth time in five games, falling 118-103 to the Cavs on Thursday.
Analysis: Chandler has at least 15 rebounds in six straight games, matching the club record set by Jim Fox in 1969.
Jan. 16 4:20 PM PT5:20 PM MT6:20 PM CT7:20 PM ET0:20 GMT8:20 5:20 PM MST7:20 PM EST4:20 UAE (+1)01:2019:20 ET6:20 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler says he will return Thursday to face Cleveland after not playing Monday against the Jazz because of an illness.
Analysis: Chandler has been a monster on the boards lately, pulling down 87 in his last five games.
Jan. 13 6:21 AM PT7:21 AM MT8:21 AM CT9:21 AM ET14:21 GMT22:21 7:21 AM MST9:21 AM EST18:21 UAE15:219:21 ET8:21 AM CTNaN:� - Chandler continued his rebounding prowess by pulling down 19 boards to go along with 14 points in Thursday's loss to Dallas in Mexico City.
Analysis: Chandler has now grabbed 15 or more rebounds in four straight games, becoming the first Phoenix player to do so since Shawn Marion in 2006. The 34-year-old center has posted back-to-back double-digit point performances for the first time since Dec. 11-13.
Dec. 31 7:46 PM PT8:46 PM MT9:46 PM CT10:46 PM ET3:46 GMT11:46 8:46 PM MST10:46 PM EST7:46 UAE (+1)04:4622:46 ET9:46 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler pulled down 11 rebounds to go along with eight points in Saturday's loss at Utah.
Analysis: The aging center is now pretty much a one-trick pony for fantasy purposes, but he's still a force on the glass. Chandler is averaging 11.5 rebounds over his last 13 games.
Dec. 23 8:46 PM PT9:46 PM MT10:46 PM CT11:46 PM ET4:46 GMT12:46 9:46 PM MST11:46 PM EST8:46 UAE05:4623:46 ET10:46 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler notched his sixth double-double with a season-high 15 points and 12 rebounds in Friday's loss to Philadelphia.
Analysis: Lost in the Suns' dismal season is Chandler's outstanding play. He averaging 11.5 rebounds to rank seventh in the NBA and the third highest average of his career. He's also shooting a career-high 69.0 percent from the field.
Dec. 15 8:28 PM PT9:28 PM MT10:28 PM CT11:28 PM ET4:28 GMT12:28 9:28 PM MST11:28 PM EST8:28 UAE05:2823:28 ET10:28 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler managed just four points and eight rebounds in Thursday's loss to San Antonio.
Analysis: The 7-footer entered the contest on a four-game tear in which he averaged 16 boards and posted three double-doubles. Chandler is still averaging a strong 11.9 rebounds per game for the season, though he's not much of an asset in any other fantasy areas.
Dec. 13 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST8:39 UAE05:3923:39 ET10:39 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler was again a monster on the glass, as the veteran center corralled a season-high 23 rebounds along with 13 points in Tuesday's overtime win over the Knicks.
Analysis: Chandler was coming off a 14-point, 21-rebound effort Sunday against New Orleans and is averaging 16 boards over a four-game stretch. The 34-year-old is still clearly an asset in that category but not much of one in any others.
Dec. 12 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE06:370:37 ET11:37 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler recorded season highs of 14 points and 21 rebounds Sunday.
Analysis: Chandler, who averages 7.4 points, has scored in double digits in three of the last four.
Dec. 8 6:42 AM PT7:42 AM MT8:42 AM CT9:42 AM ET14:42 GMT22:42 7:42 AM MST9:42 AM EST18:42 UAE15:429:42 ET8:42 AM CTNaN:� - Chandler had 10 points and 10 rebounds in Wednesday's loss to the Pacers.
Analysis: Chandler played in his 1,000th game, the 122nd NBA player ever to reach that milestone.
Nov. 23 6:55 PM PT7:55 PM MT8:55 PM CT9:55 PM ET2:55 GMT10:55 7:55 PM MST9:55 PM EST6:55 UAE (+1)03:5521:55 ET8:55 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler missed his fourth consecutive game Wednesday following the death of his mother.
Analysis: Alex Len continues to start in place of Chandler.
Nov. 13 3:33 PM PT4:33 PM MT5:33 PM CT6:33 PM ET23:33 GMT7:33 4:33 PM MST6:33 PM EST3:33 UAE (+1)00:3318:33 ET5:33 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler is likely to be a game-time decision Sunday for personal reasons.
Analysis: Chandler has missed the past three games following the death of his mother. Alex Len is already said to be starting Sunday's contest.
Nov. 4 7:12 PM PT8:12 PM MT9:12 PM CT10:12 PM ET2:12 GMT10:12 7:12 PM MST9:12 PM EST6:12 UAE (+1)03:1222:12 ET8:12 PM CTNaN:� - Chandler stepped up with 12 points and 18 rebounds in Friday's overtime win over the Pelicans.
Analysis: Chandler has started to become a serious factor on the boards with 15.3 rebounds per game over his last four.

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