Phoenix Falls 90-71 to Sparks - Recap
|Phoenix Falls 90-71 to Sparks - Recap|
Los Angeles got 22 points and 14 rebounds from Candace Parker en route to a 90-71 victory over Phoenix on Tuesday at US Airways Center.
The Sparks were an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 168.5.
Los Angeles got 19 points from Kristi Toliver and another 13 points from DeLisha Milton-Jones. Alana Beard contributed 7 assists, while Nneka Ogwumike cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Phoenix got 14 points from Samantha Prahalis in a losing cause and another 14 points from DeWanna Bonner. Alexis Hornbuckle contributed 3 assists for the Mercury, while Samantha Prahalis had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 44-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 55 boards, while Phoenix only had 43.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Seattle.