Minnesota Falls 79-75 to Mystics - Recap
The Mystics grabbed a 79-75 win over the Lynx on Thursday, behind a 24-point effort from Ivory Latta at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Mystics were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 14.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 162.5.
Washington got 20 points from Monique Currie and another 18 points from Matee Ajavon. Matee Ajavon contributed 5 assists, while Michelle Snow cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Minnesota got 24 points from Maya Moore in a losing cause and another 19 points from Lindsay Whalen. Lindsay Whalen contributed 5 assists for the Lynx, while Rebekkah Brunson had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 45-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Washington as they grabbed 44 boards, while Minnesota only had 24.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Chicago.