Mercury Fall 88-80 Against San Antonio - Game Recap
San Antonio got 19 points from Danielle Adams en route to an 88-80 victory over Phoenix on Wednesday at US Airways Center.
Bettors who backed the Silver Stars were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 9.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 167.5.
San Antonio got 16 points from DeLisha Milton-Jones and another 13 points from Jayne Appel. Danielle Robinson contributed 9 assists, while Jayne Appel cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Phoenix got 22 points from Candice Dupree in a losing cause and another 20 points from Diana Taurasi. Diana Taurasi contributed 5 assists for the Mercury, while Krystal Thomas had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 41-40 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-24.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Los Angeles.