NBA Power Rankings: Clippers take turn on top with Suns right behind — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

The Lakers keep winning and holding on to a top-10 spot without their stars.

NBA Power Rankings: Clippers take turn on top with Suns right behind — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Jazz lose heartbreaker to Phoenix in overtime, 117-113 — ABC4 Utah

PHOENIX (ABC4 Sports) – Back in December, not many people would have predicted that 50 games into the season the Utah Jazz and Phoenix Suns would have the two best records in the NBA. But in what was a playoff atmosphere, the Jazz and Suns played a thrilling game that went to overtime, with the…

Jazz lose heartbreaker to Phoenix in overtime, 117-113 — ABC4 Utah

Suns Overcome Booker’s Ejection, Hold Off Lakers 114-104 — CBS Los Angeles

Dario Šarić scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, Mikal Bridges added 19 and the Phoenix Suns overcame Devin Booker’s ejection for a 114-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.

Suns Overcome Booker’s Ejection, Hold Off Lakers 114-104 — CBS Los Angeles

Surging Suns Beat Timberwolves 118-99 — WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Devin Booker scored 21 of his season-high 43 points in the third quarter to carry Phoenix in a 118-99 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, the 14th win for the Suns in their last 17 games.

Surging Suns Beat Timberwolves 118-99 — WCCO | CBS Minnesota

Suns’ Booker replaces Lakers’ Davis in NBA All-Star Game — Island Times

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker was selected Wednesday to replace injured Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis in the NBA All-Star Game. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver choose Booker to take Davis’ spot a day after Booker was snubbed by the league’s head coaches for a reserve spot in the March 7 game […]

Suns’ Booker replaces Lakers’ Davis in NBA All-Star Game — Island Times

Watch Harden score 38, spark Nets comeback from 24 down to top Suns — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

With Durant and Irving out for the night, Harden came up clutch.

Watch Harden score 38, spark Nets comeback from 24 down to top Suns — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Celtics go cold in 100-91 loss to Phoenix — Boston Herald

Poor shooting and a strong closing kick by Phoenix dropped the Celtics to 2-2 on their west coast road trip with a 100-91 loss. The day was pockmarked by frigid shooting stretches, as evidenced by Kemba Walker’s struggle to find the net in a 4-for-20, 14-point performance. Jayson Tatum, with 23 points on 8-for-22 shooting,…

Celtics go cold in 100-91 loss to Phoenix — Boston Herald

On second night of back-to-back, Warriors fall to Suns 114-93 — Marin Independent Journal

Stephen Curry had 27 points but not much help Thursday night in the Warriors’ 114-93 loss to the Phoenix Suns.

On second night of back-to-back, Warriors fall to Suns 114-93 — Marin Independent Journal

Ayton has season-high 26 points, Suns beat Rockets 109-103 — The China Post, Taiwan

HOUSTON (AP) — Deandre Ayton had season highs with 26 points and 17 rebounds and the Phoenix Suns beat the Houston Rockets 109-103 on Wednesday night to end a two-game skid.The Suns won for the first time since Jan. 9. Between the two losses, they had three games postponed because of health and safety protocols after playing at Washington.The Suns led by 20 points in the third quarter, but the Rockets used a couple of runs to get back in it. A jump shot by Devin Booker, who had 24 points, pushed the lead to eight with less than three minutes to go. But Houston scored the next six points, with four from Victor Oladipo, to cut it to 103-101 with 90 seconds left. Ayton made two free throws and Booker added two more to push the lead to 106-101 with 45 seconds to go. Oladipo made a pair of free throws for Houston, but a layup by Booker sealed the victory. Oladipo and Eric Gordon had 22 points apiece for the Rockets. They have lost three of four since James Harden was traded to Brooklyn. Chris Paul had 13 points for the Suns to give him 19,004 in his career, making him the 60th player in NBA history to reach 19,000.Mason Jones made a layup for Houston to start the fourth quarter and cut the lead to five before Ayton took over, scoring eight points during a 10-0 run to make it 99-84 with seven minutes to go. Ayton had two dunks and two blocks in that stretch.A dunk by Christian Wood soon after that ended a scoring drought of more than five minutes and was the start of a 9-0 run that got Houston within 101-95 with about three minutes left. A 3-pointer by Gordon cut the lead to 11 early in the third quarter before the Suns scored the next nine points to make it 74-54 with eight minutes left in the quarter.Gordon ended the run by Phoenix after that with another 3-pointer which was the start of an 8-0 run by Houston that cut the deficit to 74-62.The Suns were up by 14 later in the third after a tip-in shot by Ayton. The Rockets then used a 10-1 spurt to get within 82-77 with about 2 ½ minutes left in the quarter.Phoenix went on a 7-2 run to extend its lead to 10 but a 3-point play by David Nwaba cut it to 89-82 entering the fourth. TIP-INSSuns: Damian Jones and Dario Saric both sat out for a second straight game and Jalen Smith missed his fifth in a row because of health and safety protocols. … Jae Crowder had 11 points off the bench. Rockets: John Wall missed his fourth straight game with a sore left knee and Danuel House (back spasms and self-isolation) sat out for the ninth game in a row. Coach Stephen Silas said he doesn’t expect either player to return until at least next week. … Wood had 20 points and 11 rebounds. UP NEXTSuns: Host consecutive games against Denver beginning on Friday night as part of a four-game homestand. Rockets: Begin a two-game trip on Friday at Detroit.

Ayton has season-high 26 points, Suns beat Rockets 109-103 — The China Post, Taiwan

Kings Improve To 2-0 After Holding Off Suns 106-103 — CBS Sacramento

It was a close one in Sacramento as De’Aaron Fox had 24 points and seven assists, Richaun Holmes and Buddy Hield combined for five free throws in the final two minutes and the Kings held off the Phoenix Suns 106-103 on Saturday night.

Kings Improve To 2-0 After Holding Off Suns 106-103 — CBS Sacramento

LeBron James, Anthony Davis ease into preseason in Lakers’ victory over Suns — San Gabriel Valley Tribune

The closing minutes of Wednesday’s preseason game, as Kyle Kuzma and Talen Horton-Tucker helped put the finishing touches on a 112-107 win over the Phoenix Suns, showed that the Lakers don’t always need their superstars. But the first half in which LeBron James and Anthony Davis stretched their legs for the first time was a…

LeBron James, Anthony Davis ease into preseason in Lakers’ victory over Suns — San Gabriel Valley Tribune