Mercury rout Stars for 10th straight win

Phoenix, AZ ( - Candice Dupree had 19 points and five rebounds and the Phoenix Mercury routed the San Antonio Stars, 90-61, on Sunday.

Erin Phillips netted 13 points off the bench, while Brittney Griner and Penny Taylor added 10 points apiece for the Mercury, who have won a franchise-best 10 straight games.

Kayla Alexander tallied 11 points off the pine for San Antonio, which has dropped two consecutive tilts on the heels of a 4-1 stretch.

The Mercury, who carried a 52-32 advantage into the break, led by as many as 31 in the second half.