Shock Fall 76-75 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
DeLisha Milton-Jones scored 16 points leading the Sparks to a 76-75 victory over Tulsa at STAPLES Center on Tuesday.
Los Angeles did not, however, defeat the Shock against the spread, which closed at 15.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 155.5.
Kristi Toliver had 16 points for Los Angeles and Nneka Ogwumike chipped in with 14 points. Kristi Toliver had 5 assists for the Sparks, while Candace Parker was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Tulsa got 19 points from Riquna Williams in a losing cause and another 13 points from Temeka Johnson. Temeka Johnson contributed 5 assists for the Shock, while Kayla Pedersen had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 40-36 at the break.
Los Angeles had a 36-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Storm. Tulsa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.