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Suns’ Devin Booker went off for 27 points in the second quarter (VIDEO)

Cleveland Cavaliers v Phoenix Suns

PHOENIX, AZ - JANUARY 08: Devin Booker #1 of the Phoenix Suns attempts a shot during the second half of the NBA game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Talking Stick Resort Arena on January 8, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Cavaliers defeated the Suns 120-116. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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That’s about as hot as a player can get for one quarter.

Phoenix’s Devin Booker went off for 27 points in the second quarter against Milwaukee, hitting nine-of-11 from the field (and his two misses were at the rim). His shooting almost single-handedly made this close — the Suns were down 20 after one quarter but were within eight at the half. Booker was impressive.

It wasn’t enough as the Suns’ defenders could have been replaced by orange traffic cones most of the night, the Bucks put up 137 points in going on to win by 25.