Shock cruise past Fever, win series

Deanna Nolan went for 21 points and six rebounds, as the Detroit Shock defeated the Indiana Fever 80-61 in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinals series on Tuesday night.

Detroit covered as 8.5-point home favorites as the game played under the 147-point total set by sportsbooks.

Katie Smith scored 15 points for the Shock, who got 12 points and seven boards from Kara Braxton in the victory.

Tammy Sutton-Brown dropped 20 points for Indiana, while Tamika Catchings had 15 points, eight rebounds, and eight assists for the Fever.