Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry grew to become the third participant this week to hit the 50-point mark Wednesday evening in a troublesome loss to the Phoenix Suns.
Curry completed with precisely 50 factors – the eleventh time he’s hit the mark in his profession. He was 17-of-28 from the ground and added 9 rebounds and 6 assists. However no one else on the Warriors had 20.
Klay Thompson had 19 factors and Andrew Wiggins had 14 factors because the Warriors dropped their eighth consecutive recreation on the highway. They haven’t been in a position to win away from the Chase Heart this yr.
“Shedding turns into a behavior if you happen to don’t repair it,” Curry stated. “We averted that for a really very long time. We’re very conscious of who we’re and our potential. The shedding does get outdated actually fast.”
Steve Kerr stated the Warriors had been taking part in like they had been in a pickup recreation.
“We lack collective grit. We’re taking part in a Drew League recreation proper now,” he added, through ESPN. “I’ve at all times felt the sport rewards you if you happen to decide to the sport. In the event you actually compete collectively, photographs go in, calls go your method, breaks fall your method, and we’re not incomes any of these things. That is why we’re winless on the highway. It is a pickup recreation.”
Phoenix’s Cameron Payne had a career-high 29 factors and Devin Booker had 27 factors.
“Cam can rating the ball, and he had seven assists to go along with it,” Suns coach Monty Williams stated. “However in closing moments, he needs to be higher. We do not want all that silliness on the finish of video games.”
Phoenix was up 103-89 heading into the fourth quarter and gained the sport 130-119. The Suns are 9-5 this season and the Warriors fell to 6-9.
Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid and Cleveland Cavaliers guard Darius Garland had 51 factors on Sunday.
The Related Press contributed to this report.