Sparks hold off Comets
The Los Angeles Sparks held off the Houston Comets with a hard-fought 56-52 victory Tuesday night.
Los Angeles won the game as a slight 1-point road underdog, while the final score fell well UNDER the posted total (138.5).
Lisa Leslie sank 16 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for a double-double in the win and shot 5-for-9 from the field.
Sheryl Swoopes went 4-for14 from the field in the loss, tossing in 15 points with seven boards and two assists.