Mercury eliminate Storm
Cappie Pondexter poured in a game-high 25 points on Sunday, as the Phoenix Mercury defeated the Seattle Storm 95-89 at U.S. Airways Center to win their Western Conference semi-final series 2-0.
The Mercury failed to cover the 7.5-point home spread, and the 184 points scored were OVER the posted total of 178.
Diana Taurasi added 20 points for the Storm, while Penny Taylor had 18 points for the Mercury.
Lauren Jackson notched a double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds, and Sue Bird sunk 21 points for the Storm.