Recap - Storm Defeat Washington 96-86
|Recap - Storm Defeat Washington 96-86|
Washington was victimized by Tina Thompson for 30 points as the Storm defeated the Mystics 96-86 in WNBA action on Tuesday.
Seattle was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 140.5.
Tanisha Wright had 17 points for Seattle and Temeka Johnson chipped in with 16 points. Tanisha Wright had 6 assists for the Storm, while Tina Thompson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Mystics got a 23-point performance from Crystal Langhorne, who was supported by 17 points from Matee Ajavon. Ivory Latta had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Crystal Langhorne grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Seattle were victorious, as the score was 47-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 28 boards, while Seattle only had 26.
Next game, Seattle takes its act on the road to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Phoenix.