Atlanta Dream vs Connecticut Sun Wrap - Atlanta Wins 89-80
|Atlanta Dream vs Connecticut Sun Wrap - Atlanta Wins 89-80|
Angel McCoughtry scored 25 points leading the Dream to a 89-80 victory over Connecticut at Philips Arena on Tuesday.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of -9, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.
Tiffany Hayes had 23 points for Atlanta and Erika de Souza chipped in with 17 points. Celine Dumerc had 8 assists for the Dream, while Sancho Lyttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Sun got a 18-point performance from Kelsey Bone, who was supported by 16 points from Alyssa Thomas. Alex Bentley had 8 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Kelsey Bone grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Dream hit the break winning 44-41 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Shock. Connecticut, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.