Shock Fall 77-56 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
The battle between the Mercury and Shock didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Tulsa was handed a 77-56 defeat on Sunday at US Airways Center.
Phoenix was a favorite by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 155.5.
DeWanna Bonner had 21 points for Phoenix and Diana Taurasi chipped in with 20 points. Diana Taurasi had 7 assists for the Mercury, while Candice Dupree was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Tulsa got 19 points from Elizabeth Cambage in a losing cause and another 19 points from Skylar Diggins. Skylar Diggins contributed 3 assists for the Shock, while Elizabeth Cambage had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 40-16 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 31 boards, while Tulsa only had 27.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Fever. Tulsa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.