Minnesota vs New York Recap - Lynx Win 80-62
|Minnesota vs New York Recap - Lynx Win 80-62|
The Lynx got 22 points from Seimone Augustus as Minnesota ran past New York 80-62 on Tuesday at Prudential Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 150.5.
Maya Moore had 15 points for Minnesota and Rebekkah Brunson chipped in with 14 points. Maya Moore had 7 assists for the Lynx, while Taj McWilliams-Franklin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
New York got 15 points from Cappie Pondexter in a losing cause and another 13 points from Essence Carson. Leilani Mitchell contributed 2 assists for the Liberty, while Kia Vaughn had 11 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break leading 44-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-30.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sparks. The Liberty will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.