Minnesota vs Phoenix Recap - Lynx Win 82-77
The Lynx grabbed an 82-77 win over the Mercury on Sunday, behind an 18 -point effort from Rebekkah Brunson at US Airways Center.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 171.5.
Minnesota got 15 points from Seimone Augustus and another 15 points from Lindsay Whalen. Seimone Augustus contributed 4 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Phoenix got 26 points from Diana Taurasi in a losing cause and another 23 points from DeWanna Bonner. Diana Taurasi contributed 6 assists for the Mercury, while DeWanna Bonner had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 44-36 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-39.