Recap - Dream Defeat Connecticut 74-65
|Recap - Dream Defeat Connecticut 74-65|
The Dream got 22 points from Angel McCoughtry as Atlanta ran past Connecticut 74-65 on Wednesday at Philips Arena.
The Dream won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Alex Bentley had 17 points for Atlanta and Erika de Souza chipped in with 13 points. Angel McCoughtry had 6 assists for the Dream, while Erika de Souza was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Connecticut got 14 points from Kalana Greene in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tina Charles. Mistie Bass contributed 3 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 40-20 at the break.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-40.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mercury. The Sun will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.