Sun scorch Monarchs

Lindsay Whalen scored a game-high 21 points in leading the Connecticut Sun to an 87-64 win over the Sacramento Monarchs Saturday night at Mohegan Sun Arena.

Connecticut easily covered the 7-point spread, while the 151 points made it OVER the posted total of 150.

Barbara Turner turned in a 17 point performance and Amber Holt added 15 for the Sun.

Rebekkah Brunson tossed in a team-high 19 points in a losing effort for the Monarchs.