Tuesday , Dec , 09 , 2003 C.Y. Ellis

Phoenix Suns Team Report – December 9

=== Phoenix Suns Team Report – December 9 ===

(Sports Network) – The Phoenix Suns fell to the Orlando Magic, 105-98, Monday
at the TD Waterhouse Centre.

Phoenix was led by Shawn Marion’s game-high 29 points and 17 rebounds, as the
Suns lost for the second straight game. Both losses have come without Amare
Stoudemire, who will miss up to four weeks with a fractured ankle.

Anfernee Hardaway also had a strong offensive game for the Suns, as he poured
in 22 points against his former team. Hardaway got off to a great start,
making his first three shots and outscoring the Magic 14-10 in the first seven
minutes of the game.

Stephon Marbury collected 15 points and 11 assists for the Suns.

The loss was just Phoenix’s second in the last six trips to Orlando.

The Suns play at Miami tonight.

PHO