Sparks run over Sun

Sparks run over Sun

The Los Angeles Sparks built up a commanding 20 point lead at halftime, and went on to crush the Connecticut Sun 88-68 Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Los Angeles won the game as a 5-point road underdog, while the combined 156 points made it OVER the posted total of 149.

Marta Fernandez and Mwadi Mabika each tossed in 19 points for the Sparks, and Taj McWilliams-Franklin added 15 in the win.

Nykesha Sales shot 6-for-14 from the field with 17 points for the Sun, while Erika Desouza chipped in with 16 points off the bench.