Lynx vs Storm Final: 97-74 - Recap
|Lynx vs Storm Final: 97-74 - Recap|
The battle between the Lynx and Storm didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Seattle was handed a 97-74 defeat on Saturday at Target Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 147.5.
Maya Moore had 30 points for Minnesota and Seimone Augustus chipped in with 16 points. Monica Wright had 7 assists for the Lynx, while Monica Wright was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Seattle got 18 points from Tina Thompson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Temeka Johnson. Tanisha Wright contributed 10 assists for the Storm, while Alysha Clark had 5 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break leading 53-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 32 boards, while Seattle only had 25.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Minnesota.