Hornets fall again, dropped by the Suns

Suns 128, Hornets 97
Forward Miles Bridges was being heckled as he left the floor.
Forward Miles Bridges was being heckled as he left the floor.(Source: NBA)
Published: Jan. 25, 2023 at 12:01 AM EST
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PHOENIX (AP) - Cam Johnson scored 24 points, Dario Saric added 19 and the Phoenix Suns won their fourth straight game by beating the Charlotte Hornets 128-97 on Tuesday night.

The Suns built a 30-point lead by midway through the second quarter, though Charlotte cut it to 58-50 early by early in the third.

Phoenix rebuilt its lead to 98-77 by the fourth before cruising to the comfortable win.

Charlotte couldn’t overcome its brutal start.

The Hornets shot just 6 of 23 in the first quarter. Terry Rozier scored 19 points.