Phoenix runs over New York

Phoenix runs over New York

Candice Dupree netted 24 points and hauled down nine boards Saturday, as the Phoenix Mercury defeated the New York Liberty 97-82.

Phoenix covered the 4-point spread, while the teams played UNDER the posted total of 183 set by oddsmakers.

Tangela Smith had 21 points and 10 rebounds in a double-double for Phoenix.

Cappie Pondexter finished with 21 points and six rebounds for New York.