Lynx vs Sky Final: 75-72 - Recap
|Lynx vs Sky Final: 75-72 - Recap|
Minnesota got 22 points from Lindsay Whalen en route to a 75-72 victory over Chicago on Monday at Allstate Arena.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +1 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 160.
Seimone Augustus had 17 points for Minnesota and Maya Moore chipped in with 14 points. Lindsay Whalen had 4 assists for the Lynx, while Janel McCarville was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Chicago got 16 points from Jessica Breland in a losing cause and another 15 points from Elena Delle Donne. Courtney Vandersloot contributed 10 assists for the Sky, while Jessica Breland had 15 rebounds.
The Lynx hit the break winning 42-39 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Connecticut.