Liberty surprise Sun

Liberty surprise Sun

Cappie Pondexter went for 24 points, six rebounds, and six assists to lead the New York Liberty over the Connecticut Sun 82-74 on Tuesday night.

New York cashed as 6-point road underdogs, while the game resulted in a PUSH on the 156-point total set by oddsmakers.

Leilani Mitchell added 16 points and eight boards for the Liberty, who got 11 points and six rebounds from Taj McWilliams-Franklin in the upset.

Renee Montgomery scored 23 points for Connecticut, while Tina Charles posted 14 points and six boards for the Sun.