Phoenix 118, Atlanta 114

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, November 7, 2010 5:00 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - #47 Bennie Adams, #41 Ken Mauer, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 13395

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Phoenix 30 31 29 28 118
Atlanta 28 22 38 26 114

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Phoenix 3-3 1-2 2-1 W2
Atlanta 6-1 2-1 4-0 L1

Recap

Channing Frye’s short jumper provided the go-ahead points as the visiting Phoenix Suns handed the Atlanta Hawks their first loss of the season 118-114 Sunday.

Frye scored with 24.2 seconds left to break a tie and Steve Nash added four free throws in the final 6.7 seconds as the Suns evened their record at 3-3.

Joe Johnson scored a season-high 34 points and had seven rebounds and six assists for Atlanta (6-1). Al Horford scored a season-high 30 and made 13 of 16 shots. Horford had 10 rebounds.

Josh Smith added 19 points and nine rebounds for the Hawks.

Jason Richardson led the Suns with 21 points and Nash had 19 points and 15 assists. Jared Dudley added 15 and Grant Hill scored 14.

Phoenix led by 11 points at halftime but its lead at the end of the third quarter was only two points after Atlanta scored 38 points in the quarter.

Top Game Performances

Phoenix   Atlanta
Jason Richardson 21 Scoring Joe Johnson 34
Steve Nash 15 Assists Joe Johnson 6
Josh Childress 6 Rebounds Al Horford 10
Jared Dudley 4 Free Throws Made Josh Smith 7
Goran Dragic 2 Steals Josh Smith 3
Hedo Turkoglu 1 Blocks Al Horford 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Phoenix 118 55.6 11-23 17-22 28 35 1 7 15
Atlanta 114 54.2 7-23 17-22 29 40 4 6 14

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Orlando. The Hawks have a W/L % of .857 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Phoenix will play their next game on the road against Memphis . The Suns have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .667 after a loss.
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