Phoenix vs Tulsa Recap - Mercury Win 89-86
The Mercury got a 28-point performance from Diana Taurasi, who added 10 assists as Phoenix ran past Tulsan 89-86 on Tuesday at BOK Center.
Phoenix won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 153.5.
Phoenix got 20 points from Candice Dupree and another 15 points from Brittney Griner. Diana Taurasi contributed 10 assists, while Brittney Griner cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Tulsa got 23 points from Riquna Williams in a losing cause and another 21 points from Elizabeth Cambage. Candice Wiggins contributed 5 assists for the Shock, while Elizabeth Cambage had 13 rebounds.
Phoenix trailed at halftime, 42-39.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 42 boards, while Tulsa only had 32.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Seattle looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head home to face San Antonio.