Phoenix Suns Team Report – March 21
=== Phoenix Suns Team Report – March 21 ===
(Sports Network) – Phoenix posted an impressive 123-111 win over the
Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday evening.
Amare Stoudemire scored 27 points and grabbed eight rebounds to pace the Suns
to the win. Joe Johnson tallied 21 points and handed out six assists for the
Suns, who halted a two-game losing streak. Phoenix also won for the first time
in six home outings, but is still 15-21 on its home floor.
The Suns shot 54 percent from the floor and won the battle on the glass,
40-35. Phoenix hit 10-of-18 (.556) from three-point range in the contest. The
Suns were 27-of-32 from the charity stripe.
During halftime, Charles Barkley was inducted into the Phoenix Suns’ Ring of
Honor. Barkley played in Phoenix from 1992-1996 after being traded by
Philadelphia. Barkley was the 10th player inducted into the Suns’ Ring of
Honor and also will become the eighth player to have his number retired by two
The Suns have still won 12 of 14 and 23 of the last 26 meetings between the
Phoenix has a couple days off before heading to Cleveland to take on the
Cavaliers at Gund Arena.