Suns' rally falls short, Nuggets win 120-114
PHOENIX (AP) Wilson Chandler scored 25 points, Jameer Nelson added 21 and the Denver Nuggets held off the Phoenix Suns for a 120-114 victory Sunday.
Eric Bledsoe led Phoenix with a career-high 35 points. Devin Booker added 30.
The Nuggets led by 20 at the half but Booker and Bledsoe led a rally that cut the lead to three early in the fourth quarter.
Denver gained a slightly larger cushion from there before the Suns cut it to four in the final minute but could get no closer.
Booker scored 25 points in the second half, Bledsoe 19.
Emmanuel Mudiay added 19 points for the Nuggets.