Phoenix vs Cleveland Wrap - Phoenix Wins 99-90
Markieff Morris scored 27 points and chipped in with 15 rebounds for Phoenix on Sunday, leading the Suns to a 99-90 victory over Cleveland at Quicken Loans Arena.
Phoenix was an underdog by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 203.5.
Phoenix got 16 points from Channing Frye and another 15 points from Goran Dragic. Goran Dragic contributed 7 assists, while Markieff Morris cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 24-point performance from Kyrie Irving, who was supported by 18 points from Luol Deng. Kyrie Irving had 9 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Tristan Thompson grabbed 13 rebounds.
Phoenix trailed at halftime, 61-43.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 50 boards, while Cleveland only had 43.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face New Orleans.