Chicago vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 79-67
|Chicago vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 79-67|
The Sky were burned for 25 points by Lindsay Whalen on Saturday as the Lynx picked up a 79-67 win at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 144.5.
Minnesota got 12 points from Taj McWilliams-Franklin and another 10 points from Maya Moore. Lindsay Whalen contributed 8 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Chicago got 22 points from Sylvia Fowles in a losing cause and another 13 points from Sonja Petrovic. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 5 assists for the Sky, while Sylvia Fowles had 13 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break leading 51-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago had a 34-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Indiana.