Minnesota vs Phoenix Recap - Lynx Win 106-98
Minnesota went on a scoring spree on Wednesday at US Airways Center, running up a big 106-98 victory over the Phoenix Mercury in WNBA betting action.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 186.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Seimone Augustus had 25 points for Minnesota and Lindsay Whalen chipped in with 16 points. Lindsay Whalen had 8 assists for the Lynx, while Seimone Augustus was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Phoenix got 24 points from Diana Taurasi in a losing cause and another 23 points from Penny Taylor. Diana Taurasi contributed 6 assists for the Mercury, while Candice Dupree had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 51-50 at the break.
Minnesota had a 31-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Seattle.