Dec 4, 2021
SAN FRANCISCO — The Phoenix Suns‘ franchise record 18-game winning streak is over. Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors made sure of that by knocking off the Suns 118-96 on Friday night at Chase Center.
Still, as the streak came to an end, Suns coach Monty Williams expressed pride in the way his group carried itself over the past month of the season.
“I think every win is special,” Williams said after the loss, which brought the Suns’ record to 19-4, second-best in the NBA behind the Warriors. “To me, it was the collective focus that we’ve had throughout this season, not just the streak. It’s only been 23 games, right? So there’s a lot of basketball to be played, but when we were 1-3 or whatever it was, there was no panic or ‘What are we doing?’ We just kind of hung in there and simplified some