Minnesota vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 85-80
|Minnesota vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 85-80|
Washington earned an 85-80 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, getting 24 points from Ivory Latta at Verizon Center.
Washington was an underdog by 12 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 157.5.
Monique Currie had 23 points for Washington and Crystal Langhorne chipped in with 11 points. Ivory Latta had 5 assists for the Mystics, while Crystal Langhorne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
The Lynx got a 22-point performance from Maya Moore, who was supported by 21 points from Rebekkah Brunson. Lindsay Whalen had 9 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Rebekkah Brunson grabbed 17 rebounds.
The Mystics hit the break leading 43-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-34.
Washington heads into a battle against the Fever. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.