Mercury Fall 82-73 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Candace Parker poured in 31 points for Los Angeles on Saturday, as they defeated Phoenix 82-73 at US Airways Center.
Los Angeles won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 162.5.
Los Angeles got 15 points from Nneka Ogwumike and another 13 points from Lindsey Harding. Lindsey Harding contributed 4 assists, while Nneka Ogwumike cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Phoenix got 20 points from Diana Taurasi in a losing cause and another 18 points from Brittney Griner. Diana Taurasi contributed 5 assists for the Mercury, while Candice Dupree had 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 44-30.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.