Tulsa vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 79-72
The Mercury got a 23-point performance from DeWanna Bonner, who added 13 rebounds as Phoenix ran past Tulsa 79-72 on Sunday at US Airways Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 170.5.
Phoenix got 19 points from Samantha Prahalis and another 15 points from Candice Dupree. Samantha Prahalis contributed 6 assists, while DeWanna Bonner cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Tulsa got 19 points from Jennifer Lacy in a losing cause and another 18 points from Temeka Johnson. Temeka Johnson contributed 3 assists for the Shock, while Temeka Johnson had 9 rebounds.
Phoenix led at halftime, 37-25.
Phoenix had a 45-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head on the road to face Chicago.