Warren has displayed a willingness to take more 3-pointers this preseason. When asked about it by reporters, he admitted that he has been trying to develop his long-range shooting as well as his defense, The Arizona Republic reports.
Thomas led the team in scoring on Thursday against Flamengo of Brazil. He came off the bench to close with 18 points (5-9 FG, 6-7 FT, 2-4 3Pt), four assists, two rebounds, and three steals in 21 minutes, azcentral reports.
Bledsoe had a slow start Thursday against Brazilian Champions Flamengo, but settled down and led his team to a victory. He was able to drive to the hoop with ease, while using his athleticism to make defensive plays as well. Bledsoe finished the game with 15 points (7-10 FG, 1-2 FT, 0-2 3Pt), two assists, four rebounds, and one steal in 22 minutes of play, azcentral reports.
Dragic had a rough time getting anything going on Thursday against Brazilian Champions Flamengo. He managed to end up with 6 points (2-9 FG, 1-2 FT, 1-2 3Pt), one assist, one rebound, and three turnovers through 24 minutes, azcentral reports.