Recap - Sun Defeat Atlanta 75-73
|Recap - Sun Defeat Atlanta 75-73|
Connecticut got 23 points and 22 rebounds from Tina Charles en route to a 75-73 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at Philips Arena.
Connecticut was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 167.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Renee Montgomery had 19 points for Connecticut and Kara Lawson chipped in with 11 points. Kara Lawson had 4 assists for the Sun, while Tina Charles was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 22 boards.
The Dream got a 20-point performance from Armintie Price, who was supported by 15 points from Sancho Lyttle. Armintie Price had 6 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Sancho Lyttle grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Atlanta were victorious, as the score was 39-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 39 boards, while Atlanta only had 26.
Next game, Connecticut takes its act home to face Indiana looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face New York.