New York vs Seattle Wrap - Seattle Wins 84-66
|New York vs Seattle Wrap - Seattle Wins 84-66|
Seattle earned an 84-66 victory over New York on Sunday, getting 18 points from Sue Bird at KeyArena.
Seattle won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 143.5.
Lauren Jackson had 16 points for Seattle and Camille Little chipped in with 15 points. Sue Bird had 10 assists for the Storm, while Camille Little was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
New York got 23 points from Cappie Pondexter in a losing cause and another 9 points from Plenette Pierson. Plenette Pierson contributed 4 assists for the Liberty, while Plenette Pierson had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Seattle were victorious, as the score was 51-30 at the break.
Seattle had a 35-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Seattle takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Indiana.