Recap - Lynx Defeat Atlanta 84-59
|Recap - Lynx Defeat Atlanta 84-59|
Minnesota cruised to victory on Sunday, running Atlanta out of the gym and running up an 84-59 score at Target Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 157.5.
Maya Moore had 23 points for Minnesota and Monica Wright chipped in with 20 points. Lindsay Whalen had 5 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Atlanta got 17 points from Angel McCoughtry in a losing cause and another 14 points from Aneika Henry. Armintie Herrington contributed 3 assists for the Dream, while Aneika Henry had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 44-25 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-35.