Seattle vs Phoenix Wrap - Seattle Wins 81-73
Seattle earned an 81-73 victory over Phoenix on Friday, getting 23 points from Temeka Johnson at US Airways Center.
Seattle was an underdog by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 149.5.
Seattle got 18 points from Tina Thompson and another 17 points from Camille Little. Camille Little contributed 3 assists, while Shekinna Stricklen cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Phoenix got 20 points from DeWanna Bonner in a losing cause and another 17 points from Candice Dupree. Diana Taurasi contributed 7 assists for the Mercury, while Brittney Griner had 5 rebounds.
Seattle led at halftime, 44-34.
Seattle had a 28-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Seattle takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Connecticut.