Last updated on November 9th, 2021
On Sunday at 8:00 p.m. ET, the Phoenix Suns took on the Oklahoma City Thunder and won 120-123. The game was held at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Because of their win, they still remain as the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference.
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What to Know About the Phoenix Suns
Before their OKC Thunder vs Phoenix Suns win, the Suns became the No.1 team because of their victory over the Utah Jazz 121-100. Devin Booker led the said game with 31 points on 13-of-19 shooting. Also, small forward Mikal Bridges gave an additional 18 points while Chris Paul provided 12 points and 9 assists.
What to Know About the Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City Thunder received a massive blow against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday with 115-95, the worst loss in NBA history.
Oklahoma City was in a difficult situation by the half. Their score being so many points away from their opponents at 82-46. Their shooting guard Charlie Brown gave a poor performance during his 26 minutes on the court with only 8 points on 3-for-10 shooting.
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OKC Thunder vs Phoenix Suns Highlights
Devin Booker led the Suns with 32 points and 6 assists during the OKC Thunder vs Phoenix Suns game. He scored 16 points in the first half, which helped the Suns take a 64-57 lead. Craig also helped Phoenix shoot 58% before the break by adding 13 points on 6-for-7 shooting.
After three quarters, the Suns still led with 98-85, with Booker scoring 14 points on 5-for-6 shooting from the field. Moreover, Paul also hit a contested 3-pointer from beyond the top of the key, giving the Suns a 110-94 lead.
The Thunder tried to turn the tides in their favour with Isaiah Roby’s free throw making it a 116-121 game. Maledon was also given a free throw when Booker was called for an offensive foul, making it 117-121. As the game progressed and within 6 seconds of the clock, the Suns’ Mikal Bridges put the game out of reach of Oklahoma by making two free throws. Thus, ending the OKC Thunder vs Phoenix Suns game 120-123.
On the 5th of May at 7:00 a.m. CT, the Phoenix Suns will be facing the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
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