TI have Phoenix Suns overcame a stubborn battle against San Antonio Spurs to get your 20th win of the season. Spurs were there all the time, but Chris Paul took over in the fourth quarter to lead his team to victory.
With Devin booker still on the sidelines due to injury, the Suns had to put in a collective effort to beat the young Spurs, who won the last three games. Six Suns players earned double-digit points in points, including Javale McGee with 13 points in 13 minutes.
Mikal Bridges for 37 minutes he fought on the floor, gaining only six points in six attempts. He added 11 rebounds – tied the score Deandre Ayton high for the team – but rarely scored with just three assists.
When the bridges are missing Cam johnson, Landry Chamett, and Jae Crowder each scored 13, 11 and 19 points respectively to keep Phoenix ahead. Ayton scored 14 points along with his boards and four dimes.
V the first half ended with a 51-48 Suns advantage thanks to the fact that in the second quarter he overtook San Antonio by 10 points. The Suns continued to dominate throughout the third period, but in the final period of the game young and motivated spurs team is back…
Chris Paul takes over to triumph
Chris Paul scored most of his points and assisted in the fourth quarter as he undertook to push my team to victory. As the last stanza came to an end, CP3 approached the line several times as Spurs tried to stop the clock and the stands chanted “MVP” for a 17 year old veteran.
Paul is averaging 14 points and 10 assists in 23 games this season. two less in each category than last year… CP3 finished third in the MVP vote last season, just behind the winner. Nikola Jokic and runner-up Steph Curry…
Spurs also had six players with over 10 points.
Despite great collective efforts from the outside Gregg Popovich San Antonio Spurs, which now has losing record 8-14Lack of experience seems to be their downfall. Tottenham and Suns were equal in every category, but CP3 Veterans Presence Spurs were unable to cover this distance.
The Spurs won’t have time to dwell on this loss as they prepare to accept New York Knicks less than 24 hours after the last buzzer in Phoenix. Meanwhile, the Suns will get a few days of rest before proceeding to Boston Celtics v Talking Stick Resort Arena…