Los Angeles vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 85-72
The Lynx grabbed an 85-72 win over the Sparks on Tuesday, behind a 22-point effort from Seimone Augustus 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 159.5.
Minnesota got 16 points from Lindsay Whalen and another 14 points from Taj McWilliams-Franklin. Lindsay Whalen contributed 7 assists, while Taj McWilliams-Franklin cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 28 points from Kristi Toliver in a losing cause and another 24 points from Ebony Hoffman. Noelle Quinn contributed 2 assists for the Sparks, while Ebony Hoffman had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 43-30 at the break.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-28.
Minnesota heads into a battle against the Storm. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.