Phoenix Suns v Los Angeles Clippers: Hill out


(Sporting Alert) — The Phoenix Suns are looking to continue their dramatic run and stay in the hunt for a playoff slot with a win over the on form Los Angeles Clippers tonight.

Phoenix Suns are half-a-game behind the Utah Jazz and will move back into the eighth slot with a victory at the US Airways Center.

Shannon Brown has been given the starting role for Grant Hill, who will not play tonight.

The Clippers have won its last five games and 13 of its last 15 to put themselves in good stint going into the playoffs.

Suns’ point guard Steve Nash, the second leading assister in the league to Rajon Rondo, will go up against one of the high-profiled guards in Chris Paul and the match is expected to be exciting.

Meanwhile, after tonight’s game, the Phoenix Suns will play host to the Denver Nuggets on Saturday, before the crucial class with the Jazz next Tuesday.