Phoenix Suns Pick Up Much-Needed Win vs Nets

1. The Phoenix Suns found the right level of energy against the Brooklyn Nets.

2. The match was played at Thursday night.

3. With Devin Booker, the Suns' took advantage of the Nets' lack of defensive effort.

4. In the first half to build a 14-point lead at the break.

5. Deandre Ayton also had a strong showing with 24 points and 14 rebounds.

6. The Phoenix Suns extended their lead to 19 early in the third quarter.

7. Before the Nets mounted a comeback attempt, led by Kyrie Irving's 30 points.

8. Phoenix was able to hold off Brooklyn.

9. Thanks to Mikal Bridges' 29 points and nine assists.

10. Deandre Ayton's clutch baskets late in the fourth quarter.

11. The Suns ultimately won 117-112.