Mercury vs Shock Final: 102-63 - Recap
|Mercury vs Shock Final: 102-63 - Recap|
Phoenix cruised to victory on Sunday, running Tulsa out of the gym and running up a 102-63 score at US Airways Center.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 178.5.
Phoenix got 18 points from Penny Taylor and another 13 points from DeWanna Bonner. Diana Taurasi contributed 6 assists, while Nakia Sanford cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Shock got a 19-point performance from Tiffany Jackson, who was supported by 15 points from Elizabeth Cambage. Andrea Riley had 5 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Kayla Pedersen grabbed 7 rebounds.
The Mercury hit the break leading 60-28 before taking care of business in the second half.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-20.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lynx. The Shock will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.