Triples fell down onto the Phoenix Suns like cannon fire last night, as the Portland Trail Blazers rolled over them en route to a 134-105 victory. Playing the latter portion of their first back-to-back sequence this year, the Valley Boys looked gassed, as Portland’s superior energy drowned them out from tipoff until the final buzzer.
Phoenix Suns point god Chris Paul joins an elite club of one. With his basket in the second quarter of the game between the Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers on ESPN, Suns point guard Chris Paul became the first player ever to accumulate 20,000 points and 10,000 assists in a single career.
Deandre Ayton went into this past offseason under the assumption that the Phoenix Suns would offer him a max rookie contract extension. Unfortunately, Monday’s deadline to ink any such deal came and went this week.