Sparks Fall 89-80 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Angel McCoughtry scored 22 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Atlanta over Los Angeles, 89-80, on Thursday at Philips Arena.
The Dream were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 162.5.
Atlanta got 14 points from Armintie Price and another 13 points from Iziane Castro Marques. Angel McCoughtry contributed 7 assists, while Angel McCoughtry cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 16 points from Ebony Hoffman in a losing cause and another 15 points from Kristi Toliver. Ticha Penicheiro contributed 11 assists for the Sparks, while Ebony Hoffman had 8 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 45-41.
Atlanta had a 46-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Sun. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.