Kevin Durant’s 37-point performance led the Phoenix Suns (38-27) to a hard-fought 117-111 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers (41-24) on Monday night.

Durant’s dominant display, coupled with Devin Booker’s return from injury with 27 points, proved pivotal in rallying the Suns to victory. Bradley Beal contributed to the Big 3’s effort with 24 points .

Despite trailing by 19 points in the second quarter, the Suns mounted a remarkable comeback, unleashing a 43-15 run that shifted the momentum firmly in their favor.

Darius Garland scored 30 points for the Cavaliers, while Caris LeVert added 17 points and 11 rebounds. Jarrett Allen contributed a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds.

The Cavaliers, grappling with injuries to key players such as Donovan Mitchell, Evan Mobley, and Max Strus, faced an uphill battle against a determined Suns squad.