Dupree leads Phoenix in Game 1
Candice Dupree tossed in a game-high 32 points and carried the Phoenix Mercury to a 106-93 win over the San Antonio Silver Stars in Game 1 of their best-of-three Western conference semifinal Thursday night.
Phoenix covered the 8.5-point spread, and the 199 points sailed OVER the posted total of 187 set by oddsmakers.
Penny Taylor chipped in with 20 points and five rebounds for Phoenix. Becky Hammon netted 19 points and Sophia Young had 16 in a losing effort for San Antonio.