Both Hornets and Suns are coming off losses in their previous games in NBL 2019-20. The Suns enters into this game with a 120-113 loss to the Dallas Mavericks, while the Hornets is coming off with a 137-96 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Suns have played extremely well till the end of third quarter and then entered the final quarter tied at 89 last game. The Mavericks went on an 8-0 run in the fourth quarter to take a 104-97 lead and never looked back, winning the game by 7 points.
Suns guard Devin Booker has been a superstar for the team and is averaging 24.5 points per game. Even in Sun’s loss in the Friday night’s 120-113 loss to Dallas, Booker was the top-scorer with 18 points. But, the team will be in full confidence after the return of Aron Baynes who missed five straight games due to hip flexor injury.
In another game, Milwaukee Bucks took an initial lead of seven points against Charlotte Hornets after the first quarter and increased it to 17 points moving into halftime. There was nothing left for Charlotte and the team have given hope moving into third quarter. The Bucks increased their lead to a whopping 26 points till the end of the third quarter, and then easily managed a landslide victory, 137-96.
Devonte Graham was the best finisher for Charlotte last game, scoring 24 points on 10-of-18 from the floor. Terry Rozier added another 19 points. Terry Rozier (17.5 PPG) and Devonte’ Graham (18.2 PPG) have done well for the team and would be looked at to deliver once again.
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Considering the statistics, both teams are in a terrible run of form this season as the Suns have lost three straight games and six out of seven games and the Hornets have managed to won two out of last three games, but have lost six out of last eight games.
Although the Hornets have won 7 of their last 10 match-ups against the Suns, Charlotte has problems on the defensive end of the floor and Suns should take advantage of that and will add another win in regular season to their collection.