Castro Marques, Dream surprise Sparks

Castro Marques, Dream surprise Sparks

Iziane Castro Marques drained 27 points to lead the Atlanta Dream past the Los Angeles Sparks 84-79 on Tuesday night.

Atlanta cashed as 4-point road underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 161.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Sancho Lyttle went for 14 points and seven rebounds for the Dream, who got 12 points and six boards from Michelle Snow in the upset.

Lisa Leslie paced Los Angeles with 24 points and six rebounds, while Tina Thompson added 19 points and six boards for the Sparks.