Phoenix vs Seattle Recap - Storm Win 85-70
The Storm got a 26-point performance from Katie Smith as Seattle ran past Phoenix 85-70 on Friday at KeyArena.
Seattle was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 162.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tanisha Wright had 18 points for Seattle and Sue Bird chipped in with 15 points. Sue Bird had 6 assists for the Storm, while Swin Cash was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Phoenix got 36 points from Diana Taurasi in a losing cause and another 12 points from Candice Dupree. Temeka Johnson contributed 3 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 41-35 at the break.
Seattle had a 37-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Seattle looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sky. The Mercury will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.