Mystics Fall 73-56 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
|Mystics Fall 73-56 Against Minnesota - Game Recap|
The Lynx got 21 points from Lindsay Whalen as Minnesota ran past Washington 73-56 on Tuesday at Target Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 149.5.
Jessica Adair had 10 points for Minnesota and Maya Moore chipped in with 9 points. Lindsay Whalen had 5 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Washington got 13 points from Crystal Langhorne in a losing cause and another 10 points from Matee Ajavon. Jasmine Thomas contributed 3 assists for the Mystics, while Nicky Anosike had 7 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 36-33.
Minnesota had a 31-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Atlanta.