Recap - Mercury Defeat San Antonio 83-77
San Antonio was scorched by Brittney Griner for 26 points as the Mercury defated the Silver Stars 83-77 in WNBA action on Tuesday.
Phoenix was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 168.5.
Phoenix got 18 points from Diana Taurasi and another 14 points from DeWanna Bonner. Diana Taurasi contributed 8 assists, while Candice Dupree cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Silver Stars got a 15-point performance from Shameka Christon, who was supported by 15 points from Danielle Adams. Danielle Robinson had 10 assists in a losing cause for San Antonio, while DeLisha Milton-Jones grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 43-33 at the break.
Phoenix won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-29.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mystics. The Silver Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.