Markieff Morris scored a team-high 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting vs. the Wolves, including three 3-pointers, but it wasn't enough to prevent another road loss.
Markieff Morris made three 3-pointers in a loss to Houston on Tuesday, scoring 11 points with nine boards, three assists, one steal and two blocks in 28 minutes.
Phoenix lost their eighth straight game at home on Sunday, despite a solid game from Markieff Morris -- 18 points, two 3s, five rebounds, one steal and one block in 36 minutes.
Lindsey Hunter got frustrated with his young guys and benched Markieff Morris and Michael Beasley during Wednesday's ugly loss to the Wizards.
Markieff Morris shot 5-of-11 from the field for 15 points with 11 boards and two steals in 35 minutes against the Hawks on Friday.
Markieff Morris was quiet in 27 minutes on Monday against the Nuggets, scoring just four points on 2-of-7 shooting with two rebounds, two assists and two steals.
Markieff Morris scored nine points on 4-of-8 shooting (no threes) with two rebounds, three assists and one block over 22 minutes in his start at power forward on Friday.
Markieff Morris is expected to slide into the starting lineup at power forward in the wake of Marcin Gortat's foot injury.
Markieff Morris (knee) returned to practice Tuesday.
Markieff Morris (knee) did not practice on Monday.
Markieff Morris had 14 points, six rebounds, three blocks and two 3-pointers in 32 minutes on Tuesday.
Markieff Morris shot 3-of-6 from the field and 7-of-11 from the line for 14 points with eight boards, one block and one 3-pointer in a 93-88 win over the Clippers in Thursday.
Markieff Morris played 15 minutes on Monday against the Kings, missing both of his field goal attempts to finish with zero points, one rebound, and two assists.
Markieff Morris played just 17 minutes off the bench on Friday, scoring five points on 2-of-5 shooting (including a three) with six rebounds, two assists, and three blocks.