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Booker sweeps Ayton to rule NBA 2K Players Tournament

Apr 12, 2020 - 1:55 PM

Devin Booker emerges as the last man standing in the 16-player contest, beating Suns teammate Deandre Ayton in two games of their best-of-three finals

CHAMP. Devin Booker wins $100,000 for his chosen charity after reigning supreme in the NBA 2K Players Tournament. Screengrab from Youtube/NBA 2K

Booker to replace ailing Lillard in All-Star Game

Feb 14, 2020 - 9:25 AM

Suns star Devin Booker gets a last-minute All-Star call-up as streaky Trail Blazer guard Damian Lillard suffers an injury

Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Clippers on shock defeat to Suns: ‘We deserved to lose'

Oct 27, 2019 - 5:47 PM

'They were the Clippers, but we were pretty good,' says coach Monty Williams after his Suns' stunning win over the Kawhi Leonard-led squad

UPSET. The Clippers fall short even with Kawhi Leonard dropping 27 points. Photo from NBA

Devin Booker hits 3rd 50-point game in another loss

Mar 28, 2019 - 2:24 PM

Devin Booker makes back-to-back 50-point games, but both end up in losses

BIZARRE. The Phoenix Suns lose all their games when Devin Booker makes a 50-point game. Photo from NBA Twitter

WATCH: Devin Booker scores 59 in Suns loss to Utah

Mar 26, 2019 - 1:31 PM

22-year-old Booker is only the fourth player in NBA history to post multiple 50-point games before his 23rd birthday

SCINTILLATING. Devin Booker drops 59 points despite absorbing a loss to the Utah Jazz. Photo from NBA Twitter

Defending champ Booker up against Curry brothers, Dirk in 3-point contest

Feb 06, 2019 - 2:16 PM

After skipping the event in the last two years, sweet-shooting Steph Curry is out to challenge Devin Booker and the rest of the league’s top snipers

TOUGH DEFENSE. Phoenix star Devin Booker (right) gets to defend his All-Star three-point crown against a tough field that includes former champion Steph Curry. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Suns sign Booker to $158 million deal

Jul 08, 2018 - 2:53 PM

The 21-year-old star guard gets rewarded with a 5-year max extension after a record-setting NBA season

HOTSHOT. Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker is one of the youngest NBA players to reach 4,000 points. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Devin Booker wins 2018 JBL Three-Point Contest

Feb 18, 2018 - 12:20 PM

Booker's 28 points sets the NBA 3-point contest single-round record

HOT SHOOTING. Devin Booker sets the record and takes home the 2018 JBL Three-Point Contest trophy. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Devin Booker scorches with 46 points as Phoenix stun Sixers

Dec 05, 2017 - 12:22 PM

The hotshot Booker shoots 17 of 32 from the floor while draining 8 triples to lead the Suns to a 9-16 record

HOTSHOT. In this file photo, Devin Booker #1 of the Phoenix Suns drives against Marcus Morris #13 of the Boston Celtics. Photo by Maddie Meyer/GETTY IMAGES/AFP

Devin Booker shines for Suns but Celtics roll on

Dec 03, 2017 - 1:22 PM

The Boston Celtics clinch their 20th victory of the season

NOT ENOUGH. Devin Booker scores 38 points but it was not enough to beat the Celtics to steamrolled to their 20th straight victory. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Suns' Booker makes history with 70 points in loss to Celtics

Mar 25, 2017 - 1:40 PM

Booker 20 became just the sixth player in NBA history to score 70 or more points in a game and the youngest to do so

70 POINTS. Devin Booker makes history with his 70-point game but the Suns still lose to the Celtics. File Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

T-Wolves mull between Towns and Okafor with top draft pick

Jun 24, 2015 - 4:28 PM

The Minnesota Timberwolves could become the first NBA club to have three consecutive number one selections playing together in one season

TOUGH PICK. Karl-Anthony Towns (L) averaged 10.3 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.3 blocked shots a game last season for Kentucky, while Duke's Jahlil Okafor (R) averaged 17.3 points, 8.5 rebounds and 1.4 blocked shots a game for the Blue Devils last season. File photos by Getty Images/AFP