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San Antonio Spurs guard Derrick White (4) drives past Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Spurs cough up big lead, recover for 120-118 win over Suns

Jan. 21, 2020 1:01 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Bryn Forbes lived a shooter's dream during the first half on Monday night, making seven 3-pointers as the San Antonio Spurs built a big early lead. The second half wasn't nearly as fun. But Forbes made one more from long distance and it was huge for the Spurs, who coughed up a 20-point...

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) lays the ball up over Boston Celtics forward Daniel Theis (27) and forward Grant Williams (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)

Suns overcome Smart's record 11 3s, beat Celtics 123-119

Jan. 18, 2020 10:44 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Devin Booker sure loves playing in TD Garden. His near triple-double effort was just barely enough for the Phoenix Suns to overcome Boston guard Marcus Smart’s performance. Booker had 39 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists and the Suns withstood a franchise-record 11 3-pointers by...

Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown (7) celebrates with teammate Kemba Walker in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Celtics' guard Walker and forward Brown out against Suns

Jan. 18, 2020 6:14 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics will be without guard Kemba Walker and forward Jaylen Brown for Saturday night’s home game against the Phoenix Suns. Coming off a 40-point effort in a loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, Boston coach Brad Stevens said Walker contacted the team Friday night...

Phoenix Suns forward Mikal Bridges (25) shoots for three points with no visible New York Knicks defense during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New York, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Ayton shines as Suns pound Knicks 121-98

Jan. 16, 2020 11:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Deandre Ayton and the Phoenix Suns are picking up some momentum halfway through the season. Ayton had 26 points and a career-high 21 rebounds, and the Suns pounded the New York Knicks 121-98 on Thursday night. “We are only out there for one another," Ayton said. “Without team...

Phoenix Suns sign forward Tariq Owens to two-way contract

Jan. 15, 2020 1:39 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have signed forward Tariq Owens to a two-way contract. The 6-foot-10, 205-pound Owens was already playing with the Suns' NBA G League affiliate in northern Arizona. The 24-year-old rookie out of Texas Tech is averaging 9.0 points on 55% shooting, 7.7 rebounds and 1.5 blocks...

Phoenix Suns center Aron Baynes (46) battles Atlanta Hawks center Damian Jones (30) for a rebound in the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Young, Huerter power Hawks to 123-110 win over Booker, Suns

Jan. 14, 2020 11:33 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Huerter says he has no idea when Trae Young is about to go on one of his hot streaks. The latest scoring spree for the Atlanta point guard was especially well-timed. Young scored 21 of his 36 points in the fourth quarter and the Hawks pulled away late to beat the Phoenix Suns 123-110...

Charlotte Hornets center Bismack Biyombo dunks over Phoenix Suns forward Mikal Bridges (25) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Oubre steps up as Booker struggles, Suns beat Hornets 100-92

Jan. 12, 2020 11:28 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — When their offense misfired early and the Phoenix Suns trailed by 14 points in the second quarter, they turned up the heat on defense. It spurred the Suns to 100-92 victory over the Charlotte Hornets, and the first sweep of a season series with them since the 2013-2014 season. Kelly Oubre...

Phoenix Suns' Kelly Oubre Jr. (3) celebrate with fans after coming back late in an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic during the second half Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)

Booker's late 3-pointers help Suns past Magic 98-94

Jan. 11, 2020 12:53 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Two deflating losses in their previous two home games had the Phoenix Suns doing some soul-searching going into Friday night. Then, defense and clutch shooting in the final minute got them a much-needed win. Devin Booker scored 24 points, including late back-to-back 3-pointers, and Ricky...

CORRECTS TO SAY THE GRIZZLIES WON, NOT THE SUN -  Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker (1) dunks over Memphis Grizzlies forward Jaren Jackson Jr. in the second half during an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Phoenix. The Grizzlies won 121-114. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Struggling Suns try to stay in playoff race

Jan. 9, 2020 6:22 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker is playing some of the best basketball of his career and starting center Deandre Ayton is back in the lineup after missing a long stretch because of a suspension and an ankle injury. But the Phoenix Suns are still struggling to win basketball games. It's been a frustrating month...

Sacramento Kings forward Nemanja Bjelica (88) reacts after scoring a 3-point basket during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Phoenix. The Kings won 114-103. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Kings rally from 21 points down, beat Suns 114-103

Jan. 8, 2020 12:49 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The Sacramento Kings pulled off quite the stunner when they recovered from a 21-point deficit in the third quarter to beat the Phoenix Suns 114-103 on Tuesday night. The players on the floor who made it happen were even more surprising. An unlikely lineup that included the disgruntled...