The Sparks got a 27-point performance from DeLisha Milton-Jones as Los Angeles ran past New York 96-91 on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
The Sparks won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Candace Parker and another 16 points from Kristi Toliver. Kristi Toliver contributed 7 assists, while Candace Parker cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Liberty got a 22-point performance from Cappie Pondexter, who was supported by 15 points from Plenette Pierson. Cappie Pondexter had 6 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Kia Vaughn grabbed 12 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 35 boards, while Los Angeles only had 32.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Liberty will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulsa.