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Paul, Bridges help Suns escape Spurs in overtime, 121-116

Jan. 28, 2023 23:40 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Chris Paul scored 31 points, Mikal Bridges had 25 and the Phoenix Suns escaped with a 128-118 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. San Antonio never led and trailed by 13 early in the fourth quarter, but forced overtime with an 18-7 run...

Dinwiddie scores 36, Mavs top Suns 99-95 after Doncic hurt

Jan. 27, 2023 00:52 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored a season-high 36 points, Dorian Finney-Smith added 18 points and 12 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Phoenix Suns 99-95 on Thursday night despite losing All-Star guard Luka Doncic to a sprained ankle early in the game. Dinwiddie's...

Paul returns, Suns hold on for 112-110 win over Grizzlies

Jan. 23, 2023 00:02 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Paul played so well in his return from a hip injury that it appeared the Phoenix Suns would have a surprise snoozer on Sunday night. The Memphis Grizzlies had other ideas, but couldn't quite complete a monster comeback. Paul had 22 points and 11...

Okogie, Bridges lead short-handed Suns past Pacers 112-107

Jan. 22, 2023 00:52 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The broad-shouldered Ish Wainright looks as if he should be making plays in the NFL instead of the NBA. For a while, that was the dream. But Wainright's athletic career is back on the basketball court these days, and he used his surprising skill set to...

Grizzlies beat Suns 136-106, extend winning streak to 10

Jan. 16, 2023 22:23 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies are making lengthy winning streaks an annual occurrence. Ja Morant scored 29 points, Desmond Bane added 28 and the Grizzlies extended their season-high winning streak to 10 games with a 136-106 win over the injury-depleted Phoenix Suns on...

Edwards, Timberwolves bounce back to beat short-handed Suns

Jan. 13, 2023 23:53 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 31 points, D’Angelo Russell had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves held off the short-handed Phoenix Suns 121-116 on Friday night. Taurean Prince added 16 points off the bench and fellow reserve Naz Red had 13 points for Minnesota. The...

Garland, Mitchell lead Cavs past banged-up Suns 112-98

Jan. 08, 2023 23:18 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Donovan Mitchell doesn't have to score 71 points in a game for the Cleveland Cavaliers to be at their best. On Sunday night, he didn't even have to be on the floor. Mitchell and Darius Garland both scored 22 points to lead the Cavaliers, but it was a...

Victor Oladipo scores 26 points, Heat beat Suns 104-96

Jan. 07, 2023 01:37 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — It wasn't that long ago that Victor Oladipo was an All-Star guard. On Friday night, the veteran Miami Heat guard showed he can still be that guy. Oladipo scored a season-high 26 points off the bench, Bam Adebayo added 21 points and 11 rebounds and...

Evan Mobley hits late jumper, Cavaliers beat Suns 90-88

Jan. 04, 2023 22:36 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Evan Mobley couldn't remember the last time he made a winning shot. He'll never forget his first one in the NBA. “Hopefully,” he said, “more to come.” Mobley's 14-foot jumper with four seconds left — off an assist from Donovan Mitchell —...

Analysis: The Suns are on the brink, and not in a good way

Jan. 03, 2023 11:55 AM EST

Only 18 months ago, the Phoenix Suns were on the brink. They held a 2-0 lead over the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Finals. They were two wins away from the parade. Chris Paul was finally going to get his ring. Suns in Four was not just a stadium chant but a very real possibility. The...