Mercury topple Monarchs

Mercury topple Monarchs

Diana Taurasi scored 24 points Sunday night, as the Phoenix Mercury defeated the Sacramento Monarchs 87-73.

The Mercury had been favored by 6.5-points in the game and were able to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (170).

Penny Taylor added 14 points for Phoenix in the win, while Cappie Poindexter netted 13 points.Rebekkah Brunson led the Monarchs with 24 points and Yolanda Griffith poured in 11 points.