Recap - Dream Defeat New York 74-64
|Recap - Dream Defeat New York 74-64|
Atlanta got 23 points from Angel McCoughtry en route to a 74-64 victory over New York on Sunday at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Dream were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 6.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 148.5.
Sancho Lyttle had 19 points for Atlanta and Armintie Price chipped in with 7 points. Ketia Swanier had 9 assists for the Dream, while Angel McCoughtry was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
New York got 16 points from Leilani Mitchell in a losing cause and another 14 points from Kara Braxton. Cappie Pondexter contributed 5 assists for the Liberty, while Kara Braxton had 13 rebounds.
Atlanta trailed at halftime, 40-38.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-36.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Fever. The Liberty will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.