Suns Down Detroit 98-92 - Match Report

Phoenix earned a 98-92 victory over Detroit on Friday, getting 23 points from Eric Bledsoe at US Airways Center.

Phoenix won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 218.5.

Phoenix got 20 points from Goran Dragic and another 16 points from Markieff Morris. Eric Bledsoe contributed 5 assists, while Markieff Morris cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Detroit got 23 points from Rodney Stuckey in a losing cause and another 16 points from Greg Monroe. Will Bynum contributed 9 assists for the Pistons, while Andre Drummond had 16 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 51-50 at the break.

Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-39.

Phoenix heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.