Sky Fall 72-66 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
The Mercury grabbed a 72-66 win over the Sky on Friday, behind a 19-point effort from Diana Taurasi at Allstate Arena.
Phoenix won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 162.5.
Phoenix got 13 points from DeWanna Bonner and another 11 points from Brittney Griner. Diana Taurasi contributed 5 assists, while Candice Dupree cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Chicago got 23 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jamierra Faulkner. Jamierra Faulkner contributed 8 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 30-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 40 boards, while Chicago only had 32.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Sky will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.