Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 10/19/14

INDIANAPOLIS - OCTOBER 07: Diana Taurasi #3 of the Phoenix Mercury is pictured during the WNBA Finals game 4 against the Indiana Fever at Conseco Fieldhouse on October 7, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
ATLANTA (AP) -- Sancho Lyttle and Catherine Kraayeveld scored 12 points each to lead five Atlanta players in double figures Thursday night and the Dream rolled to an 81-65 victory over the Phoenix Mercury, who played without star guard Diana Taurasi. Taurasi, the defending scoring champion and the 2009 WNBA MVP, is out indefinitely with a strained left hip flexor and did not travel with the team. She was injured during training camp and has played in only two games. Angel McCoughtry, Armintie Price and Lindsey Harding all added 10 points for the Dream (2-2). DeWanna Bonner had 22 points and 10 rebounds for the Mercury (1-3) and Candice Dupree added 14 points. Atlanta regained its offensive momentum after struggling in a 78-62 loss to Indiana on Sunday when it attempted only 45 field goals, a franchise-record low, and had only two points from its reserves. Without Taurasi, Phoenix lacked the scorers to keep pace with Atlanta. Charde Houston replaced Taurasi in the starting lineu...
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