Suns Stumble in Crucial Game: Pelicans Secure 113-105 Victory

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Phoenix Suns suffer 113-105 loss to New Orleans Pelicans in crucial playoff-implication game.

 Suns' Disappointing Loss

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Strong start for Suns with a 10+ point lead in 1st quarter fades due to poor shooting.

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 Strong Start, Fading Fortunes

 Bench struggles as Royce O’Neale and Drew Eubanks go 0-5 from the field.

Bench Struggles

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Bradley Beal shines with 33 points, shooting 7-8 from beyond the arc.

 Beal's Brilliance

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 Big three of Beal, Booker, and Durant combine for 81 points, but Suns fail to capitalize on open shots in 4th quarter.

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 Big Three's Contribution

Despite loss, Suns maintain 6th position in Western Conference standings and hold tiebreaker over New Orleans.

 Playoff Position Maintained

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