Recap - Shock Defeat Los Angeles 96-90
|Recap - Shock Defeat Los Angeles 96-90|
Los Angeles was victimized by Odyssey Sims for 30 points as the Shock defeated the Sparks 96-90 in WNBA action on Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Shock 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 OVER the closing total of 161.5.
Skylar Diggins had 18 points for Tulsa and Glory Johnson chipped in with 18 points. Odyssey Sims had 7 assists for the Shock, while Courtney Paris was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Sparks got a 35-point performance from Nneka Ogwumike, who was supported by 28 points from Candace Parker. Candace Parker had 9 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Nneka Ogwumike grabbed 5 rebounds.
The Shock hit the break leading 50-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
Tulsa had a 37-17 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Tulsa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Sparks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.