Mercury headed to finals
The Phoenix Mercury dominated the first half and came away with an 85-74 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in the decisive Game 3 of the Western Conference finals Saturday night.
Phoenix covered the 4.5-point spread, while the 159 points fell UNDER the posted total of 179.
Diana Taurasi had 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Mercury. Lisa Leslie added 22 points and nine rebounds for the Sparks.