Minnesota Defeats Atlanta 73-67 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Atlanta 73-67 - Recap|
The Lynx grabbed a 73-67 win over the Dream on Friday, behind a 16-point effort from Seimone Augustus at Philips Arena.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 166.5.
Minnesota got 15 points from Maya Moore and another 13 points from Rebekkah Brunson. Taj McWilliams-Franklin contributed 4 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Dream got a 22-point performance from Angel McCoughtry, who was supported by 11 points from Erika Desouza. Lindsey Harding had 7 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Erika Desouza grabbed 15 rebounds.
Minnesota trailed at halftime, 37-33.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-38.