Mercury vs Sparks Final: 78-77 - Recap
|Mercury vs Sparks Final: 78-77 - Recap|
Phoenix got 22 points from Candice Dupree en route to a 78-77 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at STAPLES Center.
The Mercury were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 161.5.
Phoenix got 19 points from DeWanna Bonner and another 18 points from Diana Taurasi. Diana Taurasi contributed 10 assists, while DeWanna Bonner cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 22 points from Kristi Toliver in a losing cause and another 18 points from Candace Parker. Kristi Toliver contributed 3 assists for the Sparks, while Nneka Ogwumike had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 42-40 at the break.