Jonas Valanciunas recorded 34 points as the Grizzlies beat the Suns

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The Memphis Grizzlies (31-45) center Jonas Valanciunas posted his sixth straight double-double. He scored a career-high 34 points (16/28 FG, 0/1 3PT, 2/2 FT), grabbed 20 rebounds, blocked two shots, tallied two steals and dished out five assists in the Joakim Noah-less Grizzlies’ 120-115 road win over the Phoenix Suns (17-60) at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Saturday night.

Valanciunas posted 10 points in the final 5 minutes of the game as Memphis finished on a 16-9 run.

Mike Conley added 33 points (10/19 FG), four rebounds, two steals and five assists for the Grizzlies.

On the other hand, Devin Booker contributed 48 points (19/29 FG, 3/6 3PT, 7/8 FT), three boards, 11 assists for the Suns.

Booker has become the first player in the Suns history to score 40+ points in three straight games.

Deandre Ayton added 17 points and 13 rebounds.

It was the sixth Suns’ loss in a row.

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