Brittney Griner drains 22 points in Mercury’s win over Fever


The Phoenix Mercury added another victory to their eight-game win streak on Saturday, blowing past the Fever, 87-65.

Brittney Griner led the team with 22 points, shooing 56.3 percent from the field. Saturday marks Griner’s 13th game scoring twenty or more points so far this season.

Skylar Diggins-Smith and Kia Nurse each added 14 points apiece, with Nurse notching four rebounds and Diggins-Smith recording four assists.

Next up: The Fever will get a shot at redemption when the two teams face off again on Monday in Indiana.