San Antonio Falls 82-61 to Mercury - Recap
|San Antonio Falls 82-61 to Mercury - Recap|
San Antonio was run off the court by the Mercury on Friday as Phoenix blasted the Silver Stars 82-61 at US Airways Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 156.5.
Phoenix got 20 points from Diana Taurasi and another 13 points from Brittney Griner. Diana Taurasi contributed 10 assists, while Krystal Thomas cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Silver Stars got a 11-point performance from Shenise Johnson, who was supported by 11 points from Danielle Adams. Shenise Johnson had 4 assists in a losing cause for San Antonio, while Jayne Appel grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 40-31 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-31.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Sparks. San Antonio, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.