Top 3 Performers of the Night: Dec. 23, 2013 Gerald Green hit six 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Miles Plumlee grabbed a career-high 20 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns dominated the paint in a 117-90 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night. Plumlee added 17 points while having his way inside with an ailing Pau Gasol in the Suns' third straight win. Marcus Morris added 19 points on 5-of-6 shooting from 3-point range for Phoenix, which held a 62-39 edge on the boards in their eighth win in nine games.
No. 3, Eric Bledsoe Playing just over 30 minutes, Eric Bledsoe managed to do a little bit of everything for the Suns. The star guard had 16 points, a career-high 11 rebounds and seven assists on 50 percent shooting. Additionally, it was his first career points-rebounds double-double and fifth career overall.
No. 2, Gerald Green Gerald Green was (once again) on fire from outside. Green finished with a game-high 22 points on 7-of-13 shooting including six 3-pointers. Green has now made at least four 3-pointers in three consecutive games which is a career-long streak doing so. He has also scored 10+ points in three straight and five of the last six.
No. 1, Miles Plumlee What more can be said about Miles Plumlee? Whatever nickname you give him, he was absolutely dominant tonight scoring 17 points and grabbing a career-high 20 rebounds while also holding Pau Gasol to just 10 points on 4-of-12 shooting. The double-double was Plumlee’s seventh of the season.