Recap - Silver Stars Defeat Phoenix 89-47
The battle between the Silver Stars and Mercury didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Phoenix was handed an 89-47 defeat on Sunday at US Airways Center.
San Antonio was a favorite by 11.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 158.5.
San Antonio got 19 points from Becky Hammon and another 15 points from Shenise Johnson. Danielle Robinson contributed 4 assists, while Jayne Appel cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Mercury got a 11-point performance from Alexis Hornbuckle, who was supported by 10 points from DeWanna Bonner. Samantha Prahalis had 4 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Krystal Thomas grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 41-22 at the break.
San Antonio had a 43-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
San Antonio looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mystics. The Mercury will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.