“From the moment we got down here, it has been high energy and competitive.”
Booker, who played one season at Kentucky and turns 24 in October, is in his fifth season with the Suns, who have been mired in losing during his career. “We have been playing really good basketball.”
Booker knows he is living the good life, and an example came in the third quarter.
At least the Sixers have experience, albeit not very pleasant, in defending high-scoring players in the seeding games.
One of the players who will guard Booker is Sixers rookie defensive whiz Matisse Thybulle.