With 3:45 left in the third quarter, the Thunder were keeping the pesky Suns at arm’s length, holding off an explosive, talented team as the game headed towards winning time.
But everything changed in that 3:45. The Suns outscored the Thunder 21-2 as Gerald Green erupted, turning what appeared to probably be a comfortable win into a scrap to the finish. The Suns hit 12 of their 15 3s in the second half, dropping 67 on OKC in the final 24 minutes, which led to a 128-122 win for Phoenix.
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