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Locked On Suns Wednesday: Why the next 11 games are critical to the Suns staying afloat in the playoff race

We take a look at the next stretch of games for the Suns before diving into the Western Conference standings.

Before Deandre Ayton returns Dec. 17 from his suspension, the Phoenix Suns have an important stretch of games looming to stay in the top eight. How do we see these games going for Phoenix?

In the Western Conference, Dallas and Phoenix have been the two teams overachieving above their preseason expectations. We break down what it will take for the Suns to continue playing well, including several matchups before Ayton’s return against top West teams.

Finally, we close with our most intriguing numbers from the past couple weeks.

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