Mercury outlast Storm
The Phoenix Mercury won a hard-fought contest with an 89-79 win over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night at US Airways Center.
Phoenix covered the 3.5-point spread, while the combined 168 points fell just UNDER the posted total of 169.
Penny Taylor led the Mercury with 32 points from 12-for-18 shooting, and Diana Taurasi chipped in with 18 in the win.
Lauren Jackson led the Storm with a game-high 33 points in a losing effort.