By DANNY WEBSTER, Related Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Diana Taurasi scored 14 of her 24 factors within the fourth quarter, and Brittney Griner had 28 factors and 9 rebounds because the Phoenix Mercury beat the Las Vegas Aces 87-84 Friday night time to advance to the WNBA Finals.
Chelsea Grey and Kelsey Plum scored 22 factors every for Las Vegas, and A’ja Wilson added 21 factors and 10 rebounds.
Shay Peddy made two of three free throws with 4.8 seconds left to offer the Mercury an 86-84 lead, and Griner added one from the road to shut the scoring. Griner additionally had a block on Wilson with 0.7 seconds remaining to safe the win.
Taurasi made a 3-pointer with 1:12 left to offer the Mercury an 84-81 lead, and Grey responded with a 3 simply 6 seconds later to tie it for the Aces.
The Mercury will face the Chicago Sky within the finals. Sport 1 is on Sunday.
The Aces went on a 14-2 run to start the third quarter to take a 56-46 lead halfway by the interval.
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