Suns handle Bobcats

Suns handle Bobcats

Steve Nash dropped 22 points to lead the Phoenix Suns past the Charlotte Bobcats 112-102 on Tuesday night.

Phoenix covered as 7-point home favorites as the teams played under the 223.5-point total posted by oddsmakers.

Shaquille O'Neal added 20 points and 11 rebounds for the Suns, who also got 20 points from Jason Richardson in the payday.

Boris Diaw had 27 points, 10 boards, and six assists for Charlotte, while Raja Bell scored 23 points for the Bobcats.