NBA Playoffs: Chris Paul stars as Phoenix pulls away from New Orleans

Game recap
Chris Paul scored 33 points, Deandre Ayton had 22 points, as Phoenix Suns defeated New Orleans Pelicans, 115-109, on Apr 29, 2022. Herbert Jones scored 16 points for New Orleans Pelicans.
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New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Brandon Ingram 21 5 11 44 6-13 2-6 42.1% 3-3 100.0% 0 5 5 11 6 1 0 2 21 -7 21
Herbert Jones 16 4 4 40 4-7 1-2 55.6% 5-5 100.0% 1 3 4 4 2 4 0 5 16 2 22
C.J. McCollum 16 3 1 33 6-11 1-5 43.8% 1-1 100.0% 1 2 3 1 3 0 0 5 16 0 8
Larry Nance 15 8 1 21 5-9 0-0 55.6% 5-5 100.0% 6 2 8 1 1 1 0 3 15 10 20
Trey Murphy III 12 3 0 22 0-0 4-7 57.1% 0-0 - 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 1 12 -1 11
Jose Alvarado 11 3 4 31 4-7 0-1 50.0% 3-5 60.0% 1 2 3 4 2 2 0 4 11 -3 12
Jonas Valanciunas 10 8 4 27 5-6 0-1 71.4% 0-0 - 2 6 8 4 1 1 0 3 10 -16 20
Jaxson Hayes 8 0 0 12 4-6 0-1 57.1% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 -8 5
Naji Marshall 0 2 0 4 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -2 2
Devonte Graham 0 0 0 5 0-0 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -5 -1
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New Orleans Pelicans
109 36 25 250 34-59 8-24 50.6% 17-19 89.5% 12 24 36 25 16 9 0 25 109 -30 120
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Phoenix Suns

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Chris Paul 33 5 8 36 13-13 1-1 100.0% 4-4 100.0% 1 4 5 8 3 1 0 2 33 17 44
Deandre Ayton 22 7 4 40 10-12 0-0 83.3% 2-2 100.0% 1 6 7 4 0 1 1 4 22 4 33
Mikal Bridges 18 3 2 44 5-10 2-2 58.3% 2-2 100.0% 0 3 3 2 4 2 0 1 18 7 16
Cameron Johnson 13 2 1 24 2-4 2-3 57.1% 3-3 100.0% 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 4 13 4 14
Devin Booker 13 5 3 32 4-6 1-6 41.7% 2-2 100.0% 0 5 5 3 2 0 0 0 13 9 12
Jae Crowder 9 4 3 30 2-4 1-4 37.5% 2-3 66.7% 0 4 4 3 2 1 1 5 9 7 10
Cameron Payne 3 1 1 14 0-2 1-3 20.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 3 -11 3
JaVale McGee 2 3 0 3 0-1 0-0 0.0% 2-2 100.0% 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 4
Bismack Biyombo 2 2 0 5 1-2 0-0 50.0% 0-0 - 1 1 2 0 3 0 0 2 2 -2 0
Landry Shamet 0 0 1 12 0-1 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -6 -1
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Phoenix Suns
115 32 23 250 37-55 8-20 60.0% 17-18 94.4% 5 27 32 23 14 8 2 21 115 30 135

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994