Taurasi, Mercury overpower Sparks

Taurasi, Mercury overpower Sparks

Diana Taurasi had 30 points and seven assists to lead the Phoenix Mercury over the Los Angeles Sparks 98-89 on Tuesday night.

Phoenix covered as 4.5-point road favorites, while the teams played OVER the 178.5-point total set by oddsmakers.

Candace Dupree added 25 points and 12 rebounds for the Mercury, who got 16 points from DeWanna Bonner in the win.

DeLisha Milton-Jones went for 20 points, eight boards, and six assists for Los Angeles, while Noelle Quinn dropped 18 points for the Sparks.