The Lynx grabbed a 92-83 win over the Shock on Friday, behind a 19-point effort from Rebekkah Brunson at Target Center.
Minnesota did not, however, defeat the Shock against the spread, which closed at 18 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 164.5.
Maya Moore had 19 points for Minnesota and Lindsay Whalen chipped in with 19 points. Maya Moore had 8 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Shock got a 21-point performance from Riquna Williams, who was supported by 19 points from Ivory Latta. Glory Johnson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while Glory Johnson grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tulsa were victorious, as the score was 56-48 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-25.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Tulsa, they head on the road to face Seattle.