Los Angeles Defeats Indiana 77-73 - Recap
Los Angeles got 21 points from Nneka Ogwumike en route to a 77-73 victory over Indiana on Monday at STAPLES Center.
Bettors who backed the Sparks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 149.5.
Los Angeles got 17 points from Alana Beard and another 13 points from Jantel Lavender. Alana Beard contributed 6 assists, while Armintie Herrington cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Indiana got 16 points from Tamika Catchings in a losing cause and another 11 points from Briann January. Briann January contributed 4 assists for the Fever, while Erlana Larkins had 10 rebounds.
The Sparks hit the break winning 35-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 35 boards, while Indiana only had 29
Los Angeles heads into a battle against the Mercury. Indiana, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.