Liberty Fall 87-82 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
New York was victimized by Maya Moore for 30 points as the Lynx defeated the Liberty 87-82 in WNBA action on Saturday.
The Lynx earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 156.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Lindsay Whalen had 21 points for Minnesota and Seimone Augustus chipped in with 18 points. Janel McCarville had 6 assists for the Lynx, while Damiris Dantas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Liberty got a 24-point performance from Tina Charles, who was supported by 18 points from Cappie Pondexter. Anna Cruz had 7 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Tina Charles grabbed 14 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 39-36.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 37 boards, while Minnesota only had 28.
Minnesota heads into a battle against the Sky. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Seattle.