Minnesota Defeats Tulsa 78-72 - Recap
The Lynx grabbed a 78-72 win over the Shock on Tuesday, behind an 18 -point effort from Taj McWilliams-Franklin at BOK Center.
The Lynx earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 13-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 151.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Minnesota got 14 points from Lindsay Whalen and another 13 points from Monica Wright. Lindsay Whalen contributed 4 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Tulsa got 18 points from Amber Holt in a losing cause and another 13 points from Tiffany Jackson. Ivory Latta contributed 7 assists for the Shock, while Tiffany Jackson had 10 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break leading 36-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
Tulsa won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-27.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Silver Stars. The Shock will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.