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Phoenix Mercury lead the series against Chicago Sky as they posted two victories in the Final series.

In Game 1 Phoenix Mercury had an easy 83-62 win as they exploded with a 27-12 surge in the second frame. Dupree stepped up with 26 points and Taurasi added 19 points and 11 rebounds. Fowles replied with 19 points and 11 boards in the losing effort.

In Game 2 Brittney Griner scored 19 points as Phoenix Mercury celebrated a 97-68 victory.  Diana Taurasi added 18 and the Phoenix Mercury made it two straight routs in the WNBA Final.  Elena Delle Donne led the Sky with 22 points.

The 2014 WNBA Finals now turn to Chicago where the Sky will host Game 3 on Friday night.