The Hispanic Escort Devin Booker contributed 45 points -his best mark of the season- and was once again the figure of the attack of the Phoenix Suns, who were imposed by 121-116 to the Chicago Bulls.
The Suns (33-14) won their fourth consecutive game and left the Bulls with the fifth loss in a row.
The veteran base Chris paul contributed a double-double of 19 points and 14 assists, while the reserve power forward, the Croatian Dario Saric, got 16 points and five rebounds as the sixth player of the Suns, who follow leaders in the Pacific Division and second in the Western Conference.
Phoenix’s team gained a 16-point lead midway through the third quarter, but the Bulls they lowered it to 94-86 at the beginning of the last period. Chicago stayed in the game through the final minutes, closing in on three points multiple times, but was unable to complete the comeback.
Again the Swiss Montenegrin center Nikola Vucevic, the latest acquisition of the Bulls, after being transferred from the Orlando Magic Last Thursday, he finished as the leader with a double-double of 24 points and 10 rebounds, but the Chicago team still did not win after his incorporation.
Another tall man, the power forward Thaddeus Young, He also achieved another double-double of 19 points and 10 rebounds, while the reserve forward Denzel Valentine reached 19 points that did not prevent the defeat of the Bulls (19-27), tenth in the Eastern Conference.