Liberty Fall 97-89 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap

Liberty Fall 97-89 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap

Los Angeles got 29 points from Kristi Toliver en route to a 97-89 victory over New York on Thursday at STAPLES Center.

The Sparks won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 12.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.

Candace Parker had 20 points for Los Angeles and Nneka Ogwumike chipped in with 15 points. Lindsey Harding had 8 assists for the Sparks, while Candace Parker was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

New York got 34 points from Cappie Pondexter in a losing cause and another 20 points from Kelsey Bone. Cappie Pondexter contributed 6 assists for the Liberty, while Kelsey Bone had 8 rebounds.

Los Angeles led at halftime, 60-37.

New York had a 28-24 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Silver Stars. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.