Recap - Mercury Defeat Minnesota 92-79
|Recap - Mercury Defeat Minnesota 92-79|
Phoenix got 27 points from Brittney Griner en route to a 92-79 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at US Airways Center.
Phoenix was the ATS victor, as they covered the -4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 163 were rewarded at the payout window.
Diana Taurasi had 22 points for Phoenix and Candice Dupree chipped in with 19 points. Diana Taurasi had 6 assists for the Mercury, while Brittney Griner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 18 boards.
The Lynx got a 36-point performance from Maya Moore, who was supported by 6 points from Lindsay Whalen. Lindsay Whalen had 5 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Maya Moore grabbed 4 rebounds.
Phoenix led at halftime, 52-42.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 41 boards, while Minnesota only had 22
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Shock. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.