Devin Booker wouldn’t allow the Phoenix Suns to lose their next two games. At the Footprint Centre in Phoenix on Tuesday night. Devin Booker scored 38 points to help the Suns defeat the Los Angeles Clippers 123-109 in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series. Before the series moves to Los Angeles later this week, that brought it to a 1-1 draw.
DeAndre Ayton contributed 14 additional points (7-of-10) and 13 rebounds. Torrey Craig scored 17 points on 5 of 8 three-point attempts, and Chris Paul added 16 points and 8 assists.
Kawhi Leonard, who had 31 points after scoring 38 in Game 1, led Los Angeles. On 9 of 16 shooting, Russell Westbrook contributed 28 points.
Early on, Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers appeared ready to build on their 5-point victory in Game 1. In the first two quarters, Leonard and Russell Westbrook scored 32 points together. And by the halfway point of the second, they had built a 12-point lead. But the Suns concluded the half on an 11-2 run to tie things back up. In part due to a big Booker 3-pointer in the last seconds of the quarter. Also Read: Draymond Green Received a 1 Game Suspension for Stomping Domantas Sabonis of the Kings
Devin Booker masterclass led past the Clippers and the Suns.
Phoenix Sun won 123-109 as Devin Booker scored 38 points and dished out nine assists. Torrey Craig contributed 17 points, three rebounds, and two steals, and Durant finished with 25 points, six rebounds, and eight assists.
Chris Paul made a 16-point, 4 rebound, and 8-assist contributions. He sealed the victory with two crucial baskets in the last minutes of the game. DeAndre Ayton, who finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds, also received a great pocket pass from Paul.
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Devin Booker spoke with Chris Haynes of TNT after the game about the Suns’ approach to the third- and a fourth-game trip to Los Angeles. The star guard, who is 26 years old, acknowledged that it was difficult to lose the first game, but said they will take it one game at a time.
It’s difficult, Devin Booker said. “They came out, got the game going pretty well, and the rest of the way was an uphill battle for us”. We sought to preserve home court in Game 2, and we succeeded. We are now traveling to Los Angeles.
After Devin Booker and Kevin Durant helped the Phoenix Suns tie Game 2 of their Round 1 series against the Los Angeles Clippers, Suns supporters are ecstatic. For Games 3 and 4, the Suns will now travel to Los Angeles.
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