Suns player Devin Booker, in a file image. EFE / EPA / ERIK S. LESSER SHUTTERSTOCK
Phoenix (USA), Nov 6 (EFE) .- The Hispanic guard Devin Booker got 38 points, his maximum of the season, with the Phoenix Suns, who beat the Atlanta Hawks 121-117.
The Suns rallied from a 12-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Hawks.
Phoenix has won four games in a row and went 5-3 this season. Atlanta has lost five of six and fell to 4-6.
Booker played arguably his best game of the season, finishing 14 of 21 shots from the field, including 5 of 9 from outside the perimeter.
Point guard Chris Paul had a double-double of 16 points and 13 assists and backup center Frank Kaminsky also made 16 for the Suns.
For the Hawks, point guard Trae Young had a double-double of 31 points and 13 assists as the leading scorer.
Power forward John Collins had a double-double of 26 points and 10 rebounds and Serbian guard Bogan Bogdanovic had 18 points as the Hawks’ third leading scorer.