Mercury down Comets in triple OT
The Phoenix Mercury pulled off a thrilling 111-110 triple overtime victory over the Houston Comets Thursday night.
Phoenix won the game as a slight 1.5-point favorite on the road, while the final score sailed OVER the posted total (161).
Diana Taurasi shot 17-for-33, collecting a game-high 47 points, six rebounds and nine assists in the win.
Tina Thompson netted a double-double in the loss, scoring a team-high 37 points with 16 rebounds and eight assists.