Parker, Sparks edge Mercury
|Parker, Sparks edge Mercury|
Candace Parker went for 22 points and 12 rebounds to lift the Los Angeles Sparks over the Phoenix Mercury 92-91 on Tuesday night.
Los Angeles couldn't cover as 4-point home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 178.5-point total set by sportsbooks.
DeLisha Milton-Jones had 18 points and nine boards for the Sparks, who got 16 points, eight rebounds, and six assists from Betty Lennox in the win.
Diana Taurasi led Phoenix with 21 points and seven rebounds, while Tangela Smith posted 18 points and nine boards for the Mercury.