Sun Fall 101-85 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
Phoenix went on a scoring spree on Thursday at US Airways Center, running up a big 101-85 victory over the Connecticut Sun in NBA betting action.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -11.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 161.
Phoenix got 23 points from Penny Taylor and another 14 points from Brittney Griner. Diana Taurasi contributed 6 assists, while Candice Dupree cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Connecticut got 23 points from Katie Douglas in a losing cause and another 14 points from Alex Bentley. Katie Douglas contributed 6 assists for the Sun, while Chiney Ogwumike had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 51-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 39 boards, while Phoenix only had 32
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Seattle looking for another win. For Connecticut, they head on the road to face Washington.