Seattle vs Los Angeles Recap - Storm Win 73-66
|Seattle vs Los Angeles Recap - Storm Win 73-66|
Tina Thompson scored 23 points leading the Storm to a 73-66 victory over Los Angeles at STAPLES Center on Thursday.
Seattle won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 149.5.
Tanisha Wright had 15 points for Seattle and Temeka Johnson chipped in with 12 points. Temeka Johnson had 4 assists for the Storm, while Tina Thompson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Sparks got a 24-point performance from Candace Parker, who was supported by 13 points from Kristi Toliver. Kristi Toliver had 3 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Candace Parker grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Storm hit the break leading 41-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Seattle as they grabbed 37 boards, while Los Angeles only had 28.
Next game, Seattle takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Tulsa.