Sparks Fall 101-82 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
Phoenix went on a scoring spree on Tuesday at US Airways Center, running up a big 101-82 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in WNBA betting action.
The Mercury were a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 177.5.
Phoenix got 20 points from Diana Taurasi and another 20 points from Candice Dupree. Diana Taurasi contributed 7 assists, while Kara Braxton cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 21 points from Ebony Hoffman in a losing cause and another 12 points from LaToya Pringle. Ticha Penicheiro contributed 5 assists for the Sparks, while LaToya Pringle had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Los Angeles were victorious, as the score was 50-42 at the break.
Los Angeles had a 33-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Shock. The Sparks will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.