Minnesota vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 88-75
|Minnesota vs Atlanta Wrap - Atlanta Wins 88-75|
Atlanta got 23 points from Tiffany Hayes en route to an 88-75 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 158.5.
Atlanta got 19 points from Angel McCoughtry and another 16 points from Erika de Souza. Alex Bentley contributed 6 assists, while Erika de Souza cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Minnesota got 23 points from Maya Moore in a losing cause and another 16 points from Rebekkah Brunson. Lindsay Whalen contributed 6 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson had 14 rebounds.
Atlanta led at halftime, 52-41.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.
Next game, Atlanta takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Connecticut.