Chriss Continues Impressive Rookie Season vs Heat

by Cody Cunningham

Marquese Chriss had another impressive outing on Tuesday against the Miami Heat.

Chriss scored 24 points while shooting an efficient 77.8% from the field and knocking down both his three-pointers. He also grabbed seven rebounds and two steals.

Chriss Drops 24 Points vs Heat

The high-flying rookie is averaging 17.5 points, 7.2 rebounds and shooting 40% from three-point range in his past four games.

Chriss continues to shine near the top of his class. For rookies averaging at least 20 minutes a game, Chriss ranks top 10 in points (8th), rebounds (4th), blocks (2nd), steals (4th), win shares (5th), field goal percentage (3rd), and three-point percentage (8th).

Alex Len Puts Up Double-Double vs Heat

Leandro Barbosa had a strong game off the bench for the Suns scoring 13 points, but it just wasn’t enough as they fell to the Heat 112-97. Alex Len grabbed 11 rebounds to go along with his 12 points for a double-double in the loss.

The team will continue their road trip as they travel to Brooklyn to face the Nets. Catch the action on FOX Sports Arizona.

Highlights: Suns 97 Lakers 112