Mercury vs Dream Final: 92-83 - Recap
|Mercury vs Dream Final: 92-83 - Recap|
Diana Taurasi scored 20 points leading the Mercury to a 92-83 victory over Atlanta at Philips Arena on Friday.
Phoenix was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 184.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Candice Dupree had 19 points for Phoenix and Kara Braxton chipped in with 17 points. Penny Taylor had 8 assists for the Mercury, while Penny Taylor was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Dream got a 24-point performance from Angel McCoughtry, who was supported by 13 points from Lindsey Harding. Lindsey Harding had 4 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Courtney Paris grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 51-43 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sky. The Dream will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Antonio.