Sparks vs Shock Final: 76-69 - Recap
|Sparks vs Shock Final: 76-69 - Recap|
Los Angeles earned a 76-69 victory over Tulsa on Saturday, getting 21 points from Kristi Toliver at STAPLES Center.
The Sparks earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 18-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 167.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Lindsey Harding and another 17 points from Candace Parker. Lindsey Harding contributed 8 assists, while Candace Parker cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Shock got a 17-point performance from Glory Johnson, who was supported by 11 points from Skylar Diggins. Skylar Diggins had 6 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Glory Johnson grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Sparks hit the break leading 38-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 40 boards, while Tulsa only had 28.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head home to face Minnesota.