Recap - Liberty Defeat Seattle 77-59
|Recap - Liberty Defeat Seattle 77-59|
New York got 22 points from Essence Carson en route to a 77-59 victory over Seattle on Saturday at Prudential Center.
New York 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 UNDER the closing number of 139.5.
New York got 20 points from Cappie Pondexter and another 11 points from DeMya Walker. Cappie Pondexter contributed 4 assists, while Cappie Pondexter cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Seattle got 10 points from Ann Wauters in a losing cause and another 10 points from Tina Thompson. Sue Bird contributed 4 assists for the Storm, while Camille Little had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 31-23 at the break.
Seattle won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Seattle, they head on the road to face Connecticut.