Connecticut vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 91-78
Candace Parker scored 28 points for Los Angeles on Tuesday, leading the Sparks to a 91-78 victory over Connecticut at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles did not, however, defeat the Sun against the spread, which closed at 13.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 153.5.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Nneka Ogwumike and another 18 points from Lindsey Harding. Candace Parker contributed 7 assists, while Nneka Ogwumike cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Connecticut got 19 points from Iziane Castro Marques in a losing cause and another 18 points from Tina Charles. Renee Montgomery contributed 3 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 49-35 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-32.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.