Stoudemire, Nash lead Suns past Pistons, 117-91Posted: Updated:
PHOENIX (AP) -- Amare Stoudemire scored 21 points and Steve Nash added 20 for Phoenix, then sat out the fourth quarter to watch the
Suns rout road-weary Detroit 117-91 Sunday night for the Pistons' fifth loss in a row.
Nash made 7 of 8 shots and had nine assists. Jason Richardson scored 17 as the Suns improved to 5-0 at home and tied Atlanta and Orlando for the best overall record in the young NBA season at 11-3.
Charlie Villanueva and rookie DaJuan Summers each scored 13 for Detroit. Ben Gordon was in foul trouble and finished with 10 on 3-of-11 shooting.
The Pistons, who lost at Utah in overtime on Saturday night, finished off a winless four-game road trip.