2006: The Nets & Suns combined for 318 points in a double OT thriller
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“I think we can go home and turn on Classic NBA,” Suns coach Mike D’Antoni said. “It will be on there already. That’s the best game I have ever seen.”
These are the type of games that Fantasy owners dream about. This double OT game between the run and gunnin’ Suns and Nets resulted in 318 total points and these fantasy gold lines.
- Steve Nash: 42pts, 13asts, 6rebs
- Jason Kidd: 38pts, 14asts, 14rebs
- Boris Diaw: 16pts, 14asts
- Vince Carter: 31pts, 9asts
- Shawn Marion: 33pts, 9rebs
- Richard Jefferson: 25pts, 8rebs
- Amar’e Stoudemire: 23pts, 11rebs
13 players scored in double figures, 4 scored 30+ points and 4 had double-doubles.
Nash led all scorers with 42 and scored 9 of those 42 in the second OT.
“It was a crazy game,” said Nash. “They decided to run with us tonight. Both teams deserved to win. We were lucky to come out on top.”
Final Score: Suns 161 – Nets 157