How did the Suns lose to the Mavericks: The Suns were humiliated by the Dallas Mavericks, who trounced them 123-90.
The Dallas Mavericks fought back from a 0-2 deficit in the second round against the Phoenix Suns with an unbelievable Game 6 victory at home before demolishing the Suns 123-90 on the road.
How did the Suns lose to the Mavericks?
With 35 points, 10 rebounds, and four assists, Luka Doncic led the Mavericks to victory.
“I don’t know what to say. But it was fantastic to win. Everyone tried their hardest. No rest. There was not a single play that we missed. So this is a fantastic occurrence right now, and I’m speechless,” Doncic told TNT after the game.
The Suns trailed the whole game and were down 46 points in the second half. Dallas’ three-point shooting helped them out once again, as they made 48.7% (19-39) of their three-point attempts.
In Game 7, the Suns were outscored for the first time in the series by the Mavericks. The Phoenix Suns became only the second team in NBA history to finish the regular season with 64 victories but fail to reach the conference finals.
The Dallas Mavericks will now face the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. How did the Suns lose to the Mavericks