When Phoenix visited Denver on Thursday night, the Suns jumped out to a big lead in the 1st quarter – following the pattern they have set in teh past few games. But also following the same pattern, they gave up that big lead in the 2nd quarter and finally let Denver take the lead.
However, the Suns kept fighting back despite many setbacks – Shaq not playing, Amare getting his 5th foul in the third quarter, Matt Barnes fouling out with three minutes to go in the game. Every time Denver looked like they were showing some life, a Suns player would figure out a way to push the Nuggets back down. [Read more...]