New York vs Washington Wrap - New York Wins 76-70
|New York vs Washington Wrap - New York Wins 76-70|
The Liberty got a 25-point performance from Cappie Pondexter as New York ran past Washington 76-70 on Friday at Verizon Center.
The Liberty were a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 143.5.
New York got 16 points from Leilani Mitchell and another 13 points from Essence Carson. Essence Carson contributed 5 assists, while DeMya Walker cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Washington got 24 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 10 points from Michelle Snow. Noelle Quinn contributed 4 assists for the Mystics, while Michelle Snow had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 55-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 31 boards, while New York only had 30.
New York heads into a battle against the Sky. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.