Recap - Dream Defeat Phoenix 81-65
The Dream got 12 points from Sancho Lyttle as Atlanta ran past Phoenix 81-65 on Thursday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 183.5.
Atlanta got 12 points from Cathrine Kraayeveld and another 10 points from Lindsey Harding. Armintie Price contributed 6 assists, while Cathrine Kraayeveld cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Phoenix got 22 points from DeWanna Bonner in a losing cause and another 14 points from Candice Dupree. Samantha Prahalis contributed 6 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 10 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 43-27.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-35.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face San Antonio.