Minnesota Defeats San Antonio 70-69 - Recap
The Lynx grabbed a 70-69 win over the Silver Stars on Sunday, behind a 23-point effort from Lindsay Whalen at AT&T Center.
The Lynx won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 3-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Minnesota got 16 points from Seimone Augustus and another 15 points from Taj McWilliams-Franklin. Lindsay Whalen contributed 6 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
San Antonio got 18 points from Jia Perkins in a losing cause and another 15 points from Becky Hammon. Becky Hammon contributed 6 assists for the Silver Stars, while Jayne Appel had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 42-30 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-28.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mercury. The Silver Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Seattle.