Dragic nets 34 as Suns beat Warriors

Posted at 02/09/14 1:31 PM

Suns 122, Warriors 109

Guard Goran Dragic scored a career-high 34 points, including six three-pointers, and forward Gerald Green added 25 points as the Phoenix Suns used an 11-2 run midway through the fourth quarter to put away the Golden State Warriors 122-109.

Dragic added 10 assists and four steals and since being snubbed for the Western Conference All-Star team, he has 20 or more points in seven straight games.

Forward P.J. Tucker added 16 points and 15 rebounds for the Suns (30-20), who moved past the Warriors (30-21) into second place in the Pacific Division and sixth overall in the Western Conference.

Guard Stephen Curry had 28 points and nine assist for the Warriors.

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Grizzlies 79, Hawks 76

Memphis forward Zach Randolph scored 20 points, leading the Grizzlies to a come-from-behind 79-76 win over the sloppy Atlanta Hawks.

Memphis beat Atlanta for the second time this season despite getting only eight points from center Marc Gasol and despite attempting only one free throw.

The Grizzlies took control in third quarter, outscoring the Hawks 24-11.

It is a big win for the Grizzlies (27-22), who had lost two straight and have been without injured point guard Mike Conley for seven games.

The Hawks (25-24) have lost three straight.

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