Walker matched his season high with 32 points and the Boston Celtics rolled to a 99-86 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night. “Some shots went in.”
He also did it on the defensive end, drawing three charges on the night. “I’m just trying to lead by example.”
Coming off a victory in Philadelphia on Wednesday night, the Suns dropped two games behind idle Utah Jazz for the best record in the NBA. Phoenix has the NBA’s best road record at 19-8.
Chris Paul had 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists. “We can’t control making shots, but we can control playing harder than that team. We’ve just got to learn from it and get ready for the next game.”
Suns: Scored 24 points off 23 Celtics turnovers.