Suns’ Bledsoe feeling it as he prepares for former team

Suns guard Eric Bledsoe looks for an open teammate while defended by Portland's Damian Lillard on Saturday. Bledsoe avereged 27.5 points the past two games.

Godofredo Vasquez

After a disappointing opening night, Eric Bledsoe came out firing in back-to-back games against the Trail Blazers over the weekend.

The Suns point guard tallied 22 points, three assists and two steals Friday at Talking Stick Resort Arena and followed up with 33 points, six assists and four steals Saturday in Portland.

Here are Bledsoe’s highlights from Saturday:

Now Bledsoe leads the Suns against a much tougher opponent — and a familiar one — when Phoenix visits the L.A. Clippers late Monday night.

Bledsoe played his first three NBA seasons with the Clippers. In six games against them the past two seasons, Bledsoe shot 41 percent (20 percent from 3-point range) and averaged 12.7 points, 4.7 rebounds and 8.2 assists.

Which Bledsoe will show up at the Staples Center on Monday?