Recap - Lynx Defeat Atlanta 112-108
|Recap - Lynx Defeat Atlanta 112-108|
Atlanta was victimized by Maya Moore for 48 points as the Lynx defeated the Dream 112-108 in WNBA action on Tuesday.
Minnesota did not, however, defeat the Dream against the spread, which closed at 5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 163.5.
Lindsay Whalen had 26 points for Minnesota and Rebekkah Brunson chipped in with 17 points. Lindsay Whalen had 9 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Dream got a 26-point performance from Sancho Lyttle, who was supported by 22 points from Tiffany Hayes. Shoni Schimmel had 8 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Sancho Lyttle grabbed 12 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 52-48.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 44 boards, while Atlanta only had 35.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Chicago.