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Booker's season-high 48 helps Suns rally past Spurs 121-107

Jan. 18, 2022 00:00 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Devin Booker had a season-high 48 points and the Phoenix Suns dominated the fourth quarter to defeat the San Antonio Spurs 121-107 Monday night for their fourth straight victory. Chris Paul added 15 points and 12 assists as Phoenix won its sixth straight on the...

Booker, Ayton help NBA-leading Suns beat Pacers, 112-94

Jan. 14, 2022 22:41 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Devin Booker scored 35 points, Deandre Ayton had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the NBA-leading Phoenix Suns beat the Indiana Pacers 112-94 on Friday night. Chris Paul added 12 points and nine assists for Phoenix, and Cam Payne had 11 points and five assists. The...

Booker scores 16 as Suns cool off streaking Raptors, 99-95

Jan. 11, 2022 23:32 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Devin Booker scored 16 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:02 remaining, and Chris Paul had 15 points and 12 assists as the Phoenix Suns beat Toronto 99-95 on Tuesday night to snap the Raptors’ longest winning streak of the season at six games. Jae Crowder...

Paul has triple-double, NBA-leading Suns top Clippers 106-89

Jan. 07, 2022 01:25 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Paul and the Phoenix Suns have turned into some of the league's best closers. It's a big reason they've reached 30 wins before any other team in the NBA this season. Paul had a triple-double with 14 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Suns improved to...

Booker scores 33, leads Suns to 123-110 win over Pelicans

Jan. 04, 2022 23:47 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Devin Booker scored 33 points, Chris Paul added 11 points and 15 assists, and the Phoenix Suns beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-110 on Tuesday night. Mikal Bridges added 23 points for Phoenix, which picked up its seventh win over the Pelicans in the last nine...

Booker scores 24 points, depleted Suns rout Hornets 133-99

Jan. 02, 2022 22:15 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Devin Booker scored 24 points, Jalen Smith tied a career high with 19 points and 12 rebounds and the short-handed Phoenix Suns hammered the Charlotte Hornets 133-99 on Sunday night. Chris Paul had 16 assists to help the Suns improve to 28-8 — a half-game...

Brown, Smart star as Celtics beat Suns 123-108

Dec. 31, 2021 17:17 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart each scored 24 points, and the Boston Celtics stopped a three-game slide by topping the Phoenix Suns 123-108 on Friday. Brown also grabbed 11 rebounds and Smart finished with eight assists, helping the Celtics bounce back from a 91-82...

Booker has 38 points, Suns beat Thunder to end 2-game skid

Dec. 30, 2021 00:49 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker joined some heady company Wednesday night. The Phoenix guard scored 38 points, surpassing 10,000 for his career, and the Suns beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-97 to end a two-game losing streak and tie for the NBA lead. Booker was 12 of...

Morant scores in final second, Grizzlies edge Suns 114-113

Dec. 28, 2021 01:08 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Ja Morant had one thing on his mind after Devin Booker's 3-pointer with 5 seconds left gave the Phoenix Suns their first lead since early in the game. "It was, ‘Ja’s gonna get a bucket,’” Morant said. He made a layup with 0.5 seconds left that...

Curry, Warriors beat Suns 116-107 to regain top spot in NBA

Dec. 25, 2021 20:54 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The Golden State Warriors kept it close despite being short-handed, setting the stage for a player to take over down the stretch. One did — and it wasn't Stephen Curry. Otto Porter Jr. took late-game honors. Curry had 33 points, Porter scored seven...