Minnesota vs Atlanta Wrap - Minnesota Wins 84-74
|Minnesota vs Atlanta Wrap - Minnesota Wins 84-74|
Seimone Augustus scored 23 points leading the Lynx to an 84-74 victory over Atlanta at Philips Arena on Saturday.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 162.5.
Minnesota got 21 points from Rebekkah Brunson and another 14 points from Maya Moore. Lindsay Whalen contributed 8 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Dream got a 14-point performance from Sancho Lyttle, who was supported by 14 points from Angel McCoughtry. Lindsey Harding had 9 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Sancho Lyttle grabbed 9 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 43-42.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 46 boards, while Atlanta only had 32.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Tulsa.