Aces dominant in 100-65 win over New York

Aces dominant in 100-65 win over New York

The opening weeks of the season haven’t gone as expected for Las Vegas, but on Friday the Aces looked very much like the super team that was promised as they routed the New York Liberty, 100-65. The win improved the Aces, the preseason favorite to win the WNBA title, to 3-3 on the year. Center Liz Cambage made her mark early, scoring seven points to power Las Vegas to a 12-2 lead just minutes into the first quarter. A 3-pointer from Kelsey Plum pushed the lead to 20-8 later in the period, and a Cambage layup capped an 8-0 run to make it 26-8. Cambage finished with 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting in just 16 minutes. “I thought Liz set the tone for us the first few minutes of the game,” head coach Bill Laimbeer said. “[She] just said, ‘Give me the ball, I’m putting it in the basket, […]

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