Phoenix Defeats Seattle 89-71 - Recap
|Phoenix Defeats Seattle 89-71 - Recap|
Phoenix got 22 points from Diana Taurasi en route to an 89-71 victory over Seattle on Tuesday at KeyArena.
Phoenix was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 152.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Candice Dupree had 19 points for Phoenix and Brittney Griner chipped in with 17 points. Diana Taurasi had 6 assists for the Mercury, while Brittney Griner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
The Storm got a 22-point performance from Crystal Langhorne, who was supported by 14 points from Sue Bird. Sue Bird had 6 assists in a losing cause for Seattle, while Crystal Langhorne grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 47-36 at the break.
Seattle had a 30-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face New York.