Minnesota Defeats Atlanta 86-77 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Atlanta 86-77 - Recap|
Minnesota earned an 86-77 victory over Atlanta on Thursday, getting 23 points from Maya Moore at Philips Arena.
Bettors who backed the Lynx were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 152.5.
Minnesota got 15 points from Rebekkah Brunson and another 15 points from Lindsay Whalen. Lindsay Whalen contributed 6 assists, while Rebekkah Brunson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Atlanta got 20 points from Tiffany Hayes in a losing cause and another 18 points from Alex Bentley. Alex Bentley contributed 6 assists for the Dream, while Erika de Souza had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 40-37 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 30 boards, while Atlanta only had 29.