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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, McGee help Suns rout Pistons in Michigan homecoming

Jan. 16, 2022 17:35 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Devin Booker scored 30 points and JaVale McGee added 20 in their Michigan homecomings to help the NBA-leading Phoenix Suns rout the Detroit Pistons 135-108 on Sunday. “I was just hitting shots and the guys were getting me the ball in good places,” said Booker,...

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...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...

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...

Nuggets-Warriors off; Rivers, Malone enter NBA protocols

Dec. 30, 2021 23:21 PM EST

The NBA postponed another game for virus-related reasons Thursday, raising the total to 11 pushed back so far this season while two more head coaches entered the league's health and safety protocols. Golden State's game at Denver was postponed because the Nuggets — through a...