Aldridge news evokes BRoy coming back early in Suns series. We're seeing Twitter version of reaction when Roy, unannounced, took court.
Game-winner was Harden's 2nd career buzzer beater, both v Suns, the 1st to actually go in. (The first was on Jermaine O'Neal's goaltending.)
Rockets beat the Suns on James Harden buzzer beater. Thunder remain three games back of Phoenix for #8, two in the loss column.
James Harden helping out the Thunder. Rockets beat the Suns on his game-winner, 113-111. Thunder don't lose ground despite loss in Atlanta.
Bad, bad foul by Joey Dorsey, and the Phoenix Suns have tied it. Rockets ball, 16.6 sec left.
Suns quickly put Harden on the line. He made 1 of previous two. Is 12 of 15 for the night.
Suns went on a 14-2 run before the Rockets finally got a basket by Harden (28 points). Rockets now lead 106-100, 1:25 left.
Rockets had their largest lead of the game midway through the fourth. Suns ansewer with a 9-0 run, are back with 7 with 4:17 left.
Pat Beverley is having one of his best games in awhile. Besides 12 points and four assists, strong defense against outstanding Suns guards.
Phoenix blowing a big opportunity tonight. Suns will regret this date around April 19th
Suns' shortcomings are rim protection, defensive rebounding. With Howard out, Motiejunas in foul trouble, Rockets lose much of that edge.
If Lakers are so bad that they're top-5 this year & top-3 in '16 & '17, pick goes to Suns in '18 & Magic 1st becomes a pair of 2nds instead
The pick Lakers owe Magic in Howard trade will land 2 years after the Suns pick, so if 2016 to Suns, then 2018 to Magic, if 2015 then 2017
If the Lakers pick doesn't go to Orlando this year - it doesn't go period; if the Lakers' 1st doesn't go to Suns, top-3 protected in 2016
The Knicks still have two games simulcast on NBA TV & MSG — vs. Suns on 3/15 and vs. Nets on 4/1.
Rockets added James Harden to the injury report with a bruised left knee. He's probable to play vs. Suns tonight.
Boston's 44 halftime points ... 4 more than the Suns scored in the 1st Q last night.
After big night vs Suns, Batum has resumed struggles: He's scoreless, w/ 3 asts, 2 rbs. 0-5 from the field, 0-2 from deep. 3:54 left 2nd Q.
Last night the Suns built a 25 point lead over Portland without Aldridge, but POR did battle back - lost in the end though.
The Suns sent Tyler Ennis and TJ Warren to Bakersfield of the D-League.