Griner dunks, has 28 points to help Mercury beat Dream 89-84 (Jul 13, 2017)

PHOENIX (AP) Brittney Griner had her 10th career dunk and scored 28 points to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Atlanta Dream 89-84 on Wednesday night.

Griner’s offensive rebound and layup extended Phoenix’s lead to 85-82 with 44 seconds left. After Elizabeth Williams’ basket at the other end, Diana Taurasi hit her sixth 3-pointer with 12.1 seconds to go for a four-point lead. Taurasi finished with 20 points for Phoenix (11-6), which opened the fourth on a 17-6 run for a 78-73 lead. Griner made all 10 of her free throws and Phoenix hit 22 straight free throws – a franchise record for a single game – before Camille Little missed with 2.9 sec...