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           === Suns hope to stay undefeated in road test with OKC ===
 (  -  The Phoenix Suns were  pegged to finish with one of the
 worst  records in  the NBA this season,  but so far they're 2-0 and looking for
 more. They will visit the Oklahoma City Thunder Sunday night.
 The Suns topped Portland in their season opener, then disposed of the Utah Jazz
 87-84  on  Friday night.  Eric Bledsoe  was on  fire in  the fourth quarter and
 scored  the team's  last 14  points, including  a go-ahead  3-pointer with  0.7
 seconds left.
 Bledsoe  missed 10 of  his first 11 shots from the field before making three of
 his last four. He had 17 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter.
 "I  knew that he was playing me to drive so I was going to wait until the clock
 got  really low to shoot it but I already had it in my mind that I was going to
 shoot it. I had planned on it being a three. He dared me to shoot and so I knew
 I was going to shoot it," Bledsoe said.
 Phoenix  head coach Jeff Hornacek, meanwhile, has the Suns at 2-0 for the first
 time  in four  years after defeating the  organization he was with for the past
 two decades.
 Miles Plumlee added 13 points and 13 rebounds in the triumph.
 Suns starting point guard Goran Dragic, who had five points, exited the game in
 the  third quarter  with  a right  face contusion  following  a collision  with
 teammate Markieff Morris. He is questionable Sunday.
 The Thunder are coming off a tough 100-81 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
 Kevin  Durant, after scoring 42 in Wednesday's season-opening win over the Utah
 Jazz,  had  just 13  points in  this one  on 4-of-11  shooting. Jeremy Lamb led
 Oklahoma City with 16 points, nine of them coming in the fourth quarter.
 "They  didn't surprise us.  We knew they were a good team," said OKC head coach
 Scott  Brooks. "We  didn't  have  a defensive  disposition  tonight and  that's
 unacceptable. But it's early. It's the second game of the year."
 Oklahoma  City will be playing its home opener Sunday and went 17-4 last season
 in games after a loss. It was 34-7 at Chesapeake Energy Arena last year.
 The  Thunder won all four meetings with Phoenix last season and are unbeaten in
 the past 10 matchups.
 11/03 10:45:50 ET