Phoenix suns booker 70 points

As phoenix suns return to boston, a look back at devin bookers 70point night. Mar 24, 2020 it was only three years ago that phoenix suns star devin booker dropped a mindmelting 70 points over the boston celtics. Phoenix suns point guard devin booker finished friday nights 120 loss to the boston celtics with 70 points for a new suns franchise record. But they were watching history, and whenever youre in a sports venue and you get a chance to see history happen, even if its against your team, its exciting. Boston devin booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player in nba history to reach that total, but the boston celtics got 34 points from isaiah thomas and outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on friday night. Mar 24, 2017 devin booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth player in nba history to reach that total, but the boston celtics got 34 points from isaiah thomas and outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on. Devin booker scores 70 points to make stunning nba history. The suns sold out so that booker could reach 70 points. Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player to reach that total, but the boston celtics outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on friday night. While the suns lost for the seventh time, booker put together the highestscoring game of.

Devin booker scores 70 points against the celtics march. Mar 25, 2017 booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player to reach that total, but the boston celtics outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on friday night david thompson, david robinson and. Devin booker became just the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points or more friday night at boston, but he couldnt lift the phoenix suns to a win. On march 24, 1990 tom chambers set the suns franchise record by scoring 60 points against the seattle. Tuesday marks the thirdyear anniversary of phoenix suns guard devin bookers 70point game at td garden in boston, massachusetts.

The suns sophomore scored 70 points on friday night on 21for40 shooting from the field, a 4for11 mark from 3point land, and 24for26 shooting from the freethrow line. Remembering the time devin booker dropped 70 points in a loss. After he scored his final points of the night in a 120 loss to. Heres a look at his historic night and what it means for the phoenix suns. Suns guard devin booker makes history, scores 70 points in loss to celtics. Devin bookers 70point game by the numbers phoenix suns.

Devin booker of phoenix suns scores 70 points in loss to boston. His stats and leadership on the court for the phoenix suns continued to rise through 2018 and 2019, and booker was named an nba allstar for the first time in february of 2020. Mar 25, 2017 booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player to reach that total, but the boston celtics outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on friday night. Phoenix as a whole shot much better in the second quarter finishing at 61. Booker joined wilt chamberlain, kobe bryant, david thompson, david robinson and elgin baylor as the nbas 70point scorers. Devin booker scores 70 points but suns lose to celtics on. Mar 25, 2017 devin booker put himself in the history books with 70 points against the boston celtics on friday night at td garden, setting a franchise record for the phoenix suns for points in a game while. Dec 02, 2017 something happened the last time the suns were in boston that was really big, but that was widely criticized what was it oh yeah. Devin booker had never dropped 40 points in a game before friday, but why not just go for 70.

Phoenix suns secondyear guard devin booker dropped 70 points on friday night and left the twitter world in awe. A trip back to memory lane will show just how different and controversial. Suns guard devin booker makes history, scores 70 points in. Devin bookers 70 points for phoenix suns can elevate his stature in league secondyear player is youngest to achieve mark and becoming sixth player in history to achieve feat nba. It was only three years ago that phoenix suns star devin booker dropped a mindmelting 70 points over the boston celtics. Mar 24, 2017 phoenix suns guard devin booker is just 20 years old. Mar 25, 2017 suns guard devin booker scored 70 points, including 51 in the second half, in the suns 120 loss to boston on friday night, becoming just the sixth nba player ever to reach the mark. Devin booker scores 70 points, yes 70 points phoenix suns. Phoenix suns devin booker scores 70 points to create a. Bookers 70 points for phoenix suns can elevate his. Suns devin booker makes history, exploding for 70 points in.

Phoenix guard devin booker was in pursuit of a 70point game. Devin booker dropped 70 points against the boston celtics on friday night, setting the phoenix franchise record. Boston phoenix suns guard devin booker became the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points in a game, accomplishing the feat in friday nights 120 loss to the boston celtics at td. They knew they were going to win the game, said jon bloom, the longtime suns pregame and postgame host. Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different. Bookers 70 points for phoenix suns can elevate his stature. Devin booker broke the suns singlegame scoring record with 70 points in boston. Hes a league pass favorite, and indeed he should be a favorite in phoenix for years to come. Bookers 70point spectacle was the 11th in nba history. Mar 24, 2020 on this day, boston celtics fans got to watch phoenix suns guard devin booker put up a 70 point game while his team lost 120 to boston. The suns devin booker scored a franchiserecord and nba seasonhigh 70 points as the celtics defeated the suns 120. Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player to reach that total, but the boston celtics outlasted the phoenix suns 120 on friday night david. In march 2019, at 22 years old, booker became the youngest player in nba history with consecutive 50point games. Devin booker became the youngest player in nba history to score 70 points in a game nobody his age had ever even scored 60.

Devin bookers 70 points broke the singlegame phoenix suns record and established a new high for a boston celtics opponent. Phoenix suns guard devin booker 1 shoots against the boston celtics during the first quarter of an nba basketball game, friday, march 24, 2017, in boston. Devin booker scores 70 points against the celtics march 24. Playing 45 of a possible 48 minutes, booker shot 21of40 from the field and a nearperfect 24of26 from the freethrow line, while also recording eight rebounds, six assists, and three steals. Booker has continued to prove hes one of the leagues most talented bucketgetters, going for 40plus points nine times and 50plus points twice since his historic 70 point game.

Devin booker scores 70 points, sets suns franchise record. Phoenix suns devin booker scores 70 points to create a piece of nba history suns booker becomes only sixth player of all time to score 70 in a game isaiah thomas scores 34 points as boston. Devin booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth player in nba history to reach that total, but the boston celtics got 34 points from isaiah thomas and. Devin booker scored 70 points, and who cares if the suns lost.

Devin booker put himself in the history books with 70 points against the boston celtics on friday night at td garden, setting a franchise record for the phoenix suns for points in a game while. Devin booker put himself in the history books with 70 points against the boston celtics on friday night at td garden, setting a franchise record for the phoenix suns for points in a game. Celtics isaiah thomas not happy how suns, devin booker. Mar 25, 2017 phoenix as a whole shot much better in the second quarter finishing at 61. Dec 01, 2017 as phoenix suns return to boston, a look back at devin bookers 70point night. Devin booker scores 70 points in suns loss, twitter cant. Phoenixs devin booker drops 70 on celtics in loss the. Suns booker scores 70 in loss to the boston celtics. Boston phoenix suns guard devin booker became the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points in a game, accomplishing the feat in friday nights 120 loss to the boston celtics at td garden. Devin booker scores 70 points against the celtics nba highlights. Booker has continued to prove hes one of the leagues most talented bucketgetters, going for 40plus points nine times and 50plus points twice since his historic 70point game.

Bookers performance was the first 70point game in suns history. On march 24, 1990 tom chambers set the suns franchise record by scoring 60 points against the seattle supersonics. Boston devin booker is only 20 and already has a place alongside wilt chamberlain, kobe bryant and just a few others in nba history. Remembering the time devin booker dropped 70 points in a. Exactly 27 years later on march 24, 2017 booker broke that record by scoring 70. Devin booker poured in 70 points against the celtics in 2017, thrusting the suns guard into the national spotlight. When suns guard devin booker entered his teams locker room at td garden after pouring in a franchiserecord 70 points friday, a bag of ice was dumped on his head in celebration. Phoenix suns devin booker scores 70 points to create a piece of. Who are some under the radar nba players that could score. It was only three years ago that phoenix suns star devin booker dropped a mind melting 70 points over the boston celtics. Isaiah thomas, boston celtics irritated by all phoenix suns did to boost point total updated jan 07, 2019.

Suns devin booker scores 70 points vs boston celtics. Mar 25, 2017 the suns sophomore scored 70 points on friday night on 21for40 shooting from the field, a 4for11 mark from 3point land, and 24for26 shooting from the freethrow line. He was drafted th overall in the 2015 nba draft by the phoenix suns. Phoenix suns devin booker returns to boston, scene of 70. Phoenix suns allstar devin booker named newest special. The then20yearold guard joined an elite group of players who have scored at least 70 points in game, including elvin hayes, wilt chamberlain, david thompson, david robinson and kobe bryant. Was booker the right replacement for lillard in the allstar game. Devin booker drops 70 points for suns in loss to celtics. Phoenix suns guard devin booker is just 20 years old. Booker s 70 point spectacle was the 11th in nba history. Devin booker scores franchiserecord 70 points in loss to. Tuesday marks the thirdyear anniversary of phoenix suns guard devin booker s 70 point game at td garden in boston, massachusetts on march 24, 2017, booker became the sixth player in nba history to reach the 70 point threshold, joining alltime greats like wilt chamberlain, david robinson, david thompson, elgin baylor and kobe bryant.

On march 24, 2017, phoenix suns pg devin booker dropped 70 points in a loss to the boston celtics. Mar 25, 2017 booker said he understood why the obvious statpadding irked the celtics, but appreciated suns head coach earl watson helping him become the first player ever to score 70 points against the. The majority of the sports world, basketball fans in particular, have their. Devin booker lit up the nbas off brand garden and the boston celtics for 70 points in a 120 suns loss. On march 24 against the boston celtics, booker became the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points in a game, joining wilt chamberlain, david robinson. Mar 25, 2017 boston phoenix suns guard devin booker became the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points in a game, accomplishing the feat in friday nights 120 loss to the boston celtics at td garden. Devin booker obliterated the phoenix suns franchise record of 60 points, scoring 70 in boston.

Until this day three years ago today, only five players in nba history had scored 70 points or more in a game. Suns guard devin booker scored 70 points, including 51 in the second half, in the suns 120 loss to boston on friday night, becoming just the sixth nba player ever to reach the mark. Who are some under the radar nba players that could score 70. The phoenix suns guard didnt express it, but thenhead coach earl watson could read it on his face before the game.

Mar 24, 2020 devin booker poured in 70 points against the celtics in 2017, thrusting the suns guard into the national spotlight. The last time the phoenix suns visited boston, devin booker became just the sixth player in nba history to score at. Devin booker scores 70 points, sets suns franchise record highlight. Boston devin booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player in nba history to reach that total, but the boston celtics got 34 points from isaiah. Boston won 120, and after boston began running up the lead in the second half, phoenix began helping booker by setting screens, intentionally fouling and used their timeouts to give booker as many chances to score as many. Photo by barry chinthe boston globe via getty images with the sports world on hold, cronkite news will take a daily look at this day in sports history and reflect on some of the biggest moments in arizona sports. Devin booker scores 70 points as suns fall to celtics. Phoenix head coach earl watson took two timeouts and an intentional foul in the final two.

How bookers 70 points in boston can be repeated valley. Mar 24, 2019 on march 24, 2017, phoenix suns pg devin booker dropped 70 points in a loss to the boston celtics. Apr 18, 2020 phoenix suns guard devin booker scores 70 points against the boston celtics on march 24, 2017. Devin booker scores franchiserecord 70 points in loss to celtics. The suns were fighting much of the game, trailing by 26 at one point, and needed help. Booker joined wilt chamberlain, david robinson, david thompson, elgin baylor and kobe bryant as players to have scored at least 70 points in one. Mar 25, 2017 devin booker lit up the nbas off brand garden and the boston celtics for 70 points in a 120 suns loss. On march 24, 2017, booker became the youngest player to score over 60 points in a game, finishing with 70 against the boston celtics. Phoenix suns devin booker scores 70 points to create a piece. Booker has not dropped 70 points again since that day, but he has still been one of the top scorers in the league. Devin booker of phoenix suns scores 70 points in loss to. Mar 25, 2017 devin booker dropped 70 points friday night.

Phoenix suns point guard devin booker finished friday nights 120 loss to the boston celtics with 70 points for a new suns franchise. He scored 51 of his 70 in the second half in an attempt to spur the suns to victory, but they ultimately fell short. Phoenix suns at boston celtics box score, march 24, 2017. Devin booker scores franchise record 70 points phoenix suns. Suns devin booker makes history, exploding for 70 points. Bow down before the mighty devin booker and his unstoppable phoenix suns. On march 24, 2017, booker became the sixth player in nba history to reach the 70point threshold, joining alltime greats like wilt chamberlain, david robinson, david thompson, elgin baylor and kobe bryant. On this day, boston celtics fans got to watch phoenix suns guard devin booker put up a 70point game while his team lost 120 to boston. The last time the phoenix suns visited boston, devin booker became.

Suns booker becomes only sixth player of all time to score 70 in a game, joining wilt chamberlain and kobe bryant among the storied ranks. In 2017, booker became the sixth player in nba history to score 70 points, the youngest player to ever do so at the age of 20. Something happened the last time the suns were in boston that was really big, but that was widely criticized what was it oh yeah. How bookers 70 points in boston can be repeated valley of. Phoenix suns guard devin booker scores 70 points against the boston celtics on march 24, 2017.

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