Mercury surge past Comets
Diana Taurasi poured in 30 points on Tuesday afternoon to lead the Phoenix Mercury to a 99-94 win over the visiting Houston Comets.
The Mercury failed to cover the 5.5-point spread at home in this contest, while the combined score went well OVER the posted total (169.5).
Cappie Pondexter added 22 points in the victory for Phoenix. Tina Thompson tossed in a team-high 23 points in a losing cause for Houston.