DALLAS (AP) Jared Dudley scored 10 of his 16 points in the third quarter and the Phoenix Suns beat the Dallas Mavericks 100-94 Wednesday night.
The Suns made 75 percent of their shots in the third quarter, outscoring the Mavericks 32-20.
Dudley, the longest-tenured Suns player after the departures of Steve Nash and Grant Hill, hit 7 of 9 shots. Goran Dragic added 12 points to help Phoenix win its second straight preseason game.
Dallas' Chris Kaman scored 16 points and Vince Carter added 15 points.
Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki missed his third straight preseason game with a swollen right knee.
Uh, oh it may get awkward in Capital One Arena.
The newest draft pick for the Washington Wizards, Troy Brown is a Vegas Golden Knights fan.
Brown, who went to high school in Las Vegas, Nevada, wore a Golden Knights’ jersey on draft night.
The 18-year-old must not have known he was going to Washington, the home of the 2018 Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals. He would have known better, right? Either way, we can't hold it against him because again he's from Vegas.
It’s a good thing it only took the Capitals five games to win the Cup, otherwise, that might make it a little tense. At least he wasn’t wearing a Pittsburgh Penguins jersey right?
Ted Leonsis will get him rocking the red in no time.
The NBA Draft is a special night for a select few young men and their families. Being drafted into the NBA is a life-altering moment.
The reactions players have are often heart-warming moments. Troy Brown's reaction to becoming a Washignton Wizard with the No. 15 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft was one of those moments.
With his family and friends in a bowling alley (!!!) Brown celebrated the right way: with immediate exuberance and then by hugging his family. This is a moment he and his loved ones will remember forever, and now there's a video for him to watch over and over again.
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