Mercury Fall 93-90 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
The Sparks got a 25-point performance from Jantel Lavender, who added 10 rebounds as Los Angeles ran past Phoenix 93-90 on Friday at STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 182.5.
Noelle Quinn had 19 points for Los Angeles and Natasha Lacy chipped in with 13 points. Ticha Penicheiro had 6 assists for the Sparks, while Jantel Lavender was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Phoenix got 29 points from Penny Taylor in a losing cause and another 21 points from Diana Taurasi. Temeka Johnson contributed 12 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 10 rebounds.
Los Angeles trailed at halftime, 44-41.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-29.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Dream. The Mercury will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.