Liberty vs Storm Final: 58-56 - Recap
Cappie Pondexter scored 19 points leading the Liberty to a 58-56 victory over Seattle at Prudential Center on Tuesday.
New York won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 144.5.
New York got 10 points from Plenette Pierson and another 8 points from Nicole Powell. Cappie Pondexter contributed 5 assists, while Plenette Pierson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Storm got a 17-point performance from Sue Bird, who was supported by 11 points from Tanisha Wright. Tanisha Wright had 4 assists in a losing cause for Seattle, while Swin Cash grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 32-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Seattle as they grabbed 31 boards, while New York only had 30.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mystics. The Storm will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tulsa.