Suns push past Pistons, win franchise record 18th straight


              Phoenix Suns guard Elfrid Payton (2) vies for a rebound with Detroit Pistons guard Hamidou Diallo (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Detroit Pistons forward Saddiq Bey, left, gets off a shot as Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Detroit Pistons guard Cory Joseph (18) is fouled by Phoenix Suns forward Cameron Johnson (23) as Joseph tries to drive to the basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Detroit Pistons forward Jerami Grant (9) shoots over Phoenix Suns guard Elfrid Payton (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Phoenix Suns guard Cameron Payne celebrates his 3-pointer against the Detroit Pistons during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Phoenix Suns center JaVale McGee shouts after a Suns defensive stop against the Detroit Pistons during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Suns push past Pistons, win franchise record 18th straight