Dream vs Sun Final: 87-80 - Recap
|Dream vs Sun Final: 87-80 - Recap|
Atlanta earned an 87-80 victory over Connecticut on Sunday, getting 24 points from Angel McCoughtry at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 158.5.
Sancho Lyttle had 15 points for Atlanta and Erika de Souza chipped in with 14 points. Tiffany Hayes had 4 assists for the Dream, while Sancho Lyttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Connecticut got 16 points from Kara Lawson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Danielle McCray. Kara Lawson contributed 5 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 11 rebounds.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-32.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Fever. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.