Sparks vs Liberty Final: 87-62 - Recap
|Sparks vs Liberty Final: 87-62 - Recap|
New York was run off the court by the Sparks on Saturday as Los Angeles blasted the Liberty 87-62 at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 159.5.
Los Angeles got 26 points from Kristi Toliver and another 12 points from DeLisha Milton-Jones. Nneka Ogwumike contributed 5 assists, while Nneka Ogwumike cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
New York got 20 points from Cappie Pondexter in a losing cause and another 16 points from Plenette Pierson. Leilani Mitchell contributed 6 assists for the Liberty, while Plenette Pierson had 10 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 45-38.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Tulsa looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Seattle.