Suns defeat Clippers 106-89

Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson shoots over Los Angeles Clippers center Serge Ibaka during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Phoenix Suns guard Elfrid Payton (2) shoots between Los Angeles Clippers forward Nicolas Batum (33) and guard Amir Coffey during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Phoenix Suns guard Cameron Payne (15) drives past Los Angeles Clippers guard Terance Mann during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker (1) drives past Los Angeles Clippers guard Eric Bledsoe during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)