Storm Down Minnesota 65-62 - Match Report
|Storm Down Minnesota 65-62 - Match Report|
Seattle earned a 65-62 victory over Minnesota on Sunday, getting 21 points from Sue Bird at KeyArena.
The Storm were a 9.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 144.5.
Seattle got 12 points from Tanisha Wright and another 10 points from Tina Thompson. Tanisha Wright contributed 8 assists, while Katie Smith cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
The Lynx got a 14-point performance from Maya Moore, who was supported by 12 points from Seimone Augustus. Taj McWilliams-Franklin had 4 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Rebekkah Brunson grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Seattle were victorious, as the score was 43-29 at the break.
Minnesota had a 34-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Seattle takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face New York.