Mercury hold off Monarchs
|Mercury hold off Monarchs|
The Phoenix Mercury held off a late surge and defeated the Sacramento Monarchs 76-75 Tuesday night.
Phoenix failed to cover the 2.5-point spread, and the combined 152 point fell well UNDER the posted total of 166.
Cappie Pondexter led the Mercury with 23 points five rebounds, and Kelly Miller added 15 points.
Rebekkah Brunson tossed in 16 points in a losing cause for the Monarchs, and Nicole Powell added 13.