Minnesota Lynx Win WNBA Title
The Minnesota Lynx are WNBA Champions again. Maya Moore scored 23 points, Rebekkah Brunson had 15 points and 12 rebounds and the Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 86-77 on Thursday night to win their second WNBA title in three years.
Moore was the WNBA Rookie of the Year three years ago after helping Connecticut win two straight national championships. On Thursday night she and earned the Finals MVP.
Minnesota became the second WNBA team to go unbeaten in seven playoff games and win a championship, joining the 2010 Seattle Storm. Lindsay Whalen scored 15 points and Seimone Augustus had 14 for the Lynx, who improved to 14-6 on the road this year.