Game Leaders

Points

11
Danielle AdamsD. Adams
F - SA
26PTS
8/16FG
8/11FT
3
Diana TaurasiD. Taurasi
G - PHX
21PTS
5/10FG
8/9FT

Rebounds

0
Jayne Appel-MarinelliJ. Appel-Marinelli
C - SA
17REB
13DREB
4OREB
42
Brittney GrinerB. Griner
C - PHX
14REB
10DREB
4OREB

Assists

42
Shenise JohnsonS. Johnson
G - SA
4AST
3TO
30MIN
3
Diana TaurasiD. Taurasi
G - PHX
7AST
6TO
36MIN

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • SA 37.9
    • 43.3 PHX
  • Three Point %

    • SA 44.4
    • 30.0 PHX
  • Turnovers

    • SA 12
    • 16 PHX
  • Rebounds

    • SA 33
    • 43 PHX

Game Information

Talking Stick Resort Arena
  • Phoenix, AZ
Attendance: 9,006
47%
Capacity: 19,023
Referees: Eric Brewton, Billy Smith, Thomas Nunez
9/9/2013 Associated Press

Griner, Mercury clinch West's final playoff spot

Brittney Griner had 12 of her 16 points in the second half and grabbed a season-high 14 rebounds to help the Phoenix Mercury beat San Antonio 83-80 on Friday night, clinching the last playoff berth in the Western Conference.

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Silver Stars1616212780
Mercury2022251683

Game Flow

SA
PHX
0:00 - 4th Quarter

SA

80

PHX

83

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Shenise Johnson misses driving layup
  • Jayne Appel makes layup (Danielle Adams assists)
  • Brittney Griner blocks Danielle Adams 's 6-foot jumper
  • Shenise Johnson misses 17-foot jumper
  • Jayne Appel makes 5-foot two point shot
  • Jia Perkins makes 23-foot three point jumper (Shenise Johnson assists)
  • Candice Dupree blocks Kayla Alexander 's 4-foot jumper
  • Jia Perkins misses 16-foot jumper
  • Cathrine Kraayeveld misses 22-foot three point jumper
  • Jia Perkins misses 17-foot jumper
  • Shenise Johnson misses 21-foot jumper
  • Danielle Adams makes 24-foot three point jumper (Chelsea Poppens assists)
  • Jayne Appel makes layup (Shameka Christon assists)
  • Danielle Adams misses 10-foot jumper
  • Danielle Adams makes 13-foot two point shot
  • Shenise Johnson misses 16-foot jumper
  • Jia Perkins misses 15-foot two point jumper
  • Jayne Appel makes layup (Jia Perkins assists)
  • Jia Perkins misses three point jumper
  • Danielle Adams makes layup (Shenise Johnson assists)
  • Shenise Johnson makes 24-foot three point jumper
  • Cathrine Kraayeveld misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Shenise Johnson makes 24-foot three point jumper (Chelsea Hopkins assists)
  • Danielle Adams misses layup
  • Danielle Adams makes 24-foot three point jumper (Jia Perkins assists)
  • Danielle Adams makes driving layup
  • Danielle Adams makes driving layup
  • Candice Dupree misses 3-foot jumper
  • DeWanna Bonner misses layup
  • Candice Dupree makes 12-foot two point shot (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • DeWanna Bonner misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Danielle Adams blocks Lynetta Kizer's jumper
  • Candice Dupree makes layup (DeWanna Bonner assists)
  • Jasmine James makes 19-foot two point shot
  • Candice Dupree makes layup (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • Diana Taurasi makes 23-foot three point jumper (DeWanna Bonner assists)
  • Jayne Appel blocks Briana Gilbreath 's 3-foot layup
  • DeWanna Bonner misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Candice Dupree makes 18-foot jumper (Diana Taurasi assists)
  • Candice Dupree misses jumper
  • Krystal Thomas makes layup (Charde Houston assists)
  • Candice Dupree misses 12-foot jumper
  • Diana Taurasi misses three point jumper
  • Briana Gilbreath makes driving layup
  • Briana Gilbreath misses jumper
  • DeWanna Bonner misses
  • Jayne Appel blocks Candice Dupree's shot
  • Krystal Thomas misses layup
  • Jasmine James misses driving layup
  • Lynetta Kizer misses layup
  • Brittney Griner makes layup (Charde Houston assists)
  • Krystal Thomas makes layup (Candice Dupree assists)
  • Diana Taurasi misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Charde Houston misses 23-foot three point jumper

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