Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Despite their recent struggles against the Thunder, the Suns appear eager for their last chance to avoid another season-series sweep at the hands of the reigning Western Conference champions. After ending a rough trip Friday night by being blown out in Oklahoma City, the Suns return home looking to avoid a 10th consecutive loss to the surging Thunder on Sunday night. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook carried a relatively light load in Oklahoma City's 127-96 win over Phoenix (17-34) on Friday. Since losing four of seven, the Thunder (38-12) have shot 51.7 percent and averaged 119.3 points while beating Dallas, Golden State and the Suns by a combined 73 during a three-game homestand. Durant and Westbrook did not play in the fourth quarter in any of those three contests. Thabo Sefolosha scored a season-high 18 points Friday as Oklahoma City recorded its best home shooting night of the season -- collectively shooting 57.5 percent -- while posting its highest point total of the year...
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