Ayton, Booker lead top-seeded Suns past Mavericks 121-114


              Phoenix Suns center JaVale McGee (00) pushes past Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic, left, for a loose ball during the second half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) shoots over Dallas Mavericks forward Maxi Kleber (42) during the second half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks forward Maxi Kleber (42) hits the court after scoring against the Phoenix Suns during the second half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks head coach Jason Kidd, left, argues a call during the second half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series against the Phoenix Suns, Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic, center, is pressured by Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker (1) and center Deandre Ayton (22) as he drives to the basket during the first half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic (77) is helped by teammates after he was knocked to the floor during the first half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series against the Phoenix Suns, Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks guard Spencer Dinwiddie (26) drives to the basket against Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson (23) during the first half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic (77) drives around Phoenix Suns forward Mikal Bridges (25) during the first half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
            
              Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker (1) celebrates a score against the Dallas Mavericks during the first half of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA Western Conference playoff series Monday, May 2, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Ayton, Booker lead top-seeded Suns past Mavericks 121-114