The Suns marketers have stretched the usual Fan Appreciation Night into a Fan Appreciation Month. The Suns players are unable to stretch a quarter or half that their fans appreciate into an entire game. The Suns played their best first quarter of the season for a 37-23 lead Friday night. It was the most points they had scored in any quarter this season. They carried that to a 64-55 halftime lead to match their best scoring half of the season. But in trying to stretch that effort for a whole game was like stretching gum too thin. The Suns’ bubble popped.
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