Devin Booker injury update: Suns star hurts hamstring vs. Pelicans

Good morning, I’m Dan Gartland. I’m hoping Devin Booker’s injury isn’t too serious.

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The NBA’s best team could be without its best player

During the first half of last night’s Game 2 between the Suns and Pelicans, it was easy to start envisioning Phoenix’s return to the Finals. Devin Booker was on fire during the first two quarters, scoring 31 points on 12-of-18 shooting.

But midway through the third quarter, Booker grabbed at the back of his leg while trying to chase down New Orleans’s Jaxson Hayes. He was taken back to the locker room and ruled out for the rest of the night with what the Suns are calling “right hamstring tightness.”

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