Phoenix Defeats Chicago 97-84 - Recap
|Phoenix Defeats Chicago 97-84 - Recap|
Phoenix earned a 97-84 victory over Chicago on Friday, getting 24 points from Diana Taurasi at US Airways Center.
Phoenix was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 175.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Phoenix got 15 points from Kara Braxton and another 14 points from Penny Taylor. Diana Taurasi contributed 6 assists, while Candice Dupree cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Chicago got 19 points from Epiphanny Prince in a losing cause and another 14 points from Courtney Vandersloot. Epiphanny Prince contributed 6 assists for the Sky, while Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton had 8 rebounds.
The Mercury hit the break trailing 49-48 before taking care of business in the second half.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-32.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sparks. The Sky will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.