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After slow start, ex-Terp Alex Len getting used to NBA
After slow start, ex-Terp Alex Len getting used to NBA

Life is good again for Alex Len. The ankle injury that caused him so much pain toward the end of his two-year career at Maryland has healed. His new team, the Phoenix Suns, has been the biggest surprise in the NBA this season. His progress slowed by surgery on both ankles — the first to repair the stress fracture he suffered last season in College Park, the other as a precaution — Len is finally healthy and finding his role on a team in the hunt for a playoff spot. After playing in only four of the team's first 32 games, Len has slowly made his way into first-year coach Jeff Hornacek's rotation, playing behind former Duke star Miles Plumlee and, if the Suns go to...

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