Seattle downs Los Angeles
Lauren Jackson netted 17 points and hauled down nine boards as the Seattle Storm beat the Los Angeles Sparks 79-66 in the opener of their three-game Western conference semifinal series Wednesday night.
Seattle could not cover the 10-point spread, while the 145 points went UNDER the posted total of 149.5 set by sportsbooks.
Swin Cash tossed in a game-high 20 points in the win for Seattle. Marie Ferdinand-Harris had 18 points in the loss for Los Angeles.