Phoenix sneaks past Los Angeles
DeWanner Bonner poured in a team-high 24 points and hauled down seven boards as the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 90-89 Friday night.
Phoenix failed to cover the 5-point spread, while the combined 179 points made it OVER the posted total of 177 set by oddsmakers.
Diana Taurasi netted 20 points and Temeka Johnson chipped in with 16 for Phoenix.
Candace Parker collected a double-double with 26 points and 12 rebounds for Los Angeles.