Storm Down Phoenix 80-61 - Match Report
|Storm Down Phoenix 80-61 - Match Report|
Tanisha Wright scored 21 points leading the Storm to an 80-61 victory over Phoenix at KeyArena on Thursday.
Seattle won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 162.5.
Seattle got 17 points from Camille Little and another 13 points from Lauren Jackson. Camille Little contributed 4 assists, while Camille Little cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Phoenix got 13 points from Penny Taylor in a losing cause and another 11 points from Diana Taurasi. Penny Taylor contributed 3 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Seattle were victorious, as the score was 40-31 at the break.
Seattle won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-35.