Game 2 of the WNBA semi-finals started off with honoring the Aces’ Kelsey Plum with the 6th Woman of the Year. That was about the most positive news in Las Vegas Thursday night for Aces fans as the Mercury tie the series 1-1 in a dominant 117-91, the most point in a regulation playoff victory.
The Mercury were led by Brittney Griner (25/5/2) and Diana Taurasi’s whopping 37 points. The Aces were led by Plum and her 25 points. Liz Cambage, Jackie Young, A’ja Wilson, Riquina Williams and Chelsea Gray all finished in double digits as well.
Mercury tie the series, which resumes Sunday
The Aces travel to Phoenix for Game 3 of the WNBA Semifinals on Sunday, Oct. 3. Tip is slated for 12 pm PT on ABC.