Minnesota Defeats Washington 79-77 - Recap
Minnesota earned a 79-77 victory over Washington on Wednesday, getting 16 points from Rebekkah Brunson at Verizon Center.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 147.5.
Minnesota got 16 points from Maya Moore and another 15 points from Seimone Augustus. Lindsay Whalen contributed 7 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Mystics got a 20-point performance from Matee Ajavon, who was supported by 13 points from Monique Currie. Natasha Lacy had 4 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Ashley Robinson grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 51-31 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-22.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sun. The Mystics will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.