Fever edge Mercury

Fever edge Mercury

Ebony Hoffman scored 18 points to lead the Indiana Fever over the Phoenix Mercury 86-85 to take a 2-1 series lead in the WNBA Finals on Sunday.

Indiana couldn't cover as 3-point home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 179-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Briann January added 17 points for the Fever, who got 15 points, seven assists, and six rebounds from Katie Douglas in the win.

Cappie Pondexter went for 23 points and eight assists for Phoenix, while Diana Taurasi had 18 points and seven boards for the Mercury.