Dream Fall 85-75 Against New York - Game Recap
New York earned an 85-75 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Plenette Pierson at Philips Arena.
The Liberty were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 164.5.
Cappie Pondexter had 16 points for New York and Nicole Powell chipped in with 13 points. Leilani Mitchell had 6 assists for the Liberty, while Plenette Pierson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Atlanta got 24 points from Angel McCoughtry in a losing cause and another 14 points from Lindsey Harding. Lindsey Harding contributed 9 assists for the Dream, while Armintie Price had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 46-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 36 boards, while Atlanta only had 29.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Seattle.