Jae Crowder Suns

Chris Paul had nothing but good words to say about his teammate in the Phoenix Suns Jae Crowder.

Paul praised Crowder for his performance in the Suns’ 86-111 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday.

“Jae a dog. … I’m grateful and thankful I get a chance to call him a teammate now,” Paul told reporters about Crowder.

Crowder led all scorers in the game with 21 points (6/11 shooting, 5/8 from beyond the arc). Meanwhile, Paul flirted with the double-double, with nine points and nine assists.

Thanks to this win, Phoenix is on top of the Western Conference with a 3-1 record.