Shock Down Phoenix 87-75 - Match Report
|Shock Down Phoenix 87-75 - Match Report|
Temeka Johnson scored 22 points leading the Shock to an 87-75 victory over Phoenix at BOK Center on Sunday.
Bettors who backed the Shock were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 165.5.
Tulsa got 19 points from Riquna Williams and another 12 points from Glory Johnson. Temeka Johnson contributed 5 assists, while Glory Johnson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Phoenix got 24 points from DeWanna Bonner in a losing cause and another 22 points from Charde Houston. Samantha Prahalis contributed 6 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 9 rebounds.
Tulsa trailed at halftime, 38-35.
Phoenix had a 43-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Tulsa takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Washington.