Sparks down Liberty in opener
Tina Thompson dropped 16 points to help the Los Angeles Sparks defeat the Seattle Storm 70-63 in Game 1 of their best-of-three first-round series Wednesday night.
Los Angeles managed to cover the 6-point spread, while the 133 points went UNDER the posted total of 137.
Candace Parker added a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds for Los Angeles.
Swin Cash tossed in a game-high 24 points in a losing effort for the Storm.