Recap - Mercury Defeat San Antonio 105-98
|Recap - Mercury Defeat San Antonio 105-98|
The Silver Stars were burned for 30 points by Penny Taylor on Tuesday as the Mercury picked up a 105-98 win at AT&T Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 181.5.
Phoenix got 20 points from Candice Dupree and another 15 points from Kara Braxton. Temeka Johnson contributed 6 assists, while Candice Dupree cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
San Antonio got 28 points from Becky Hammon in a losing cause and another 22 points from Danielle Adams. Becky Hammon contributed 7 assists for the Silver Stars, while Jayne Appel had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 52-43 at the break.
San Antonio won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-42.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Dream. The Silver Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.