Booker Scores 49, Paul returns in Suns 60th Victory

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker, David Zalubowski)

Devin Booker blew through Denver to the tune of 49 points on Thursday night, as the Suns took down the Nuggets 140-130. Booker hit 16 of 25 shots and added 17 free throws for his efficient final count. 

The game also marked the return of Chris Paul, who scored 17 points and added 13 assists in 30 minutes. 

With their 60th win on Thursday night, the Suns clinched the best regular-season record in the NBA.

The Suns will be home on Sunday afternoon against the Philadelphia 76ers.