Lynx Down Phoenix 78-60 - Match Report
Lindsay Whalen went off for 29 points and added 3 rebounds leading Minnesota over Phoenix, 78-60, on Friday at US Airways Center.
Minnesota was a favorite by 13.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 168.5.
Minnesota got 14 points from Seimone Augustus and another 11 points from Monica Wright. Seimone Augustus contributed 3 assists, while Maya Moore cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Phoenix got 18 points from DeWanna Bonner in a losing cause and another 11 points from Candice Dupree. Samantha Prahalis contributed 4 assists for the Mercury, while Candice Dupree had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 43-27 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-40.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Storm. The Mercury will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulsa.