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Associated Press, Published August 04 2013

Lynx beat Storm for 18th straight home win

MINNEAPOLIS – Lindsay Whalen scored 22 points, Seimone Augustus added 18 and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 90-72 Sunday night for their 18th straight home win.

Rebekkah Brunson had 12 points and 11 rebounds and Maya Moore scored 16 points as Minnesota (16-3) extended its overall winning streak to nine games.

Seattle 10 22 18 22 – 72

Minnesota 24 22 29 15 – 90

SEATTLE (72): Stricklen 10-17 0-0 24, Thompson 5-10 1-2 12, Little 1-4 8-10 10, T.Wright 4-13 0-0 8, Johnson 1-4 2-2 5, Quinn 1-3 0-0 3, Hawkins 3-6 0-0 6, Robinson 0-0 0-0 0, Clark 1-6 1-2 4, Hassell 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-63 12-16 72.

MINNESOTA (90): M.Moore 7-13 1-2 16, Brunson 5-9 2-4 12, McCarville 2-6 2-2 6, Augustus 6-10 5-5 18, Whalen 11-20 0-0 22, Peters 2-3 1-2 5, M.Wright 1-6 3-4 5, Harris 3-4 0-0 6, Rodgers 0-2 0-0 0, L.Moore 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 37-73 14-19 90.

3-Point Goals: Seattle 8-27 (Stricklen 4-8, Quinn 1-2, Johnson 1-3, Thompson 1-4, Clark 1-5, Little 0-1, Hawkins 0-2, T.Wright 0-2), Minnesota 2-7 (M.Moore 1-2, Augustus 1-2, Rodgers 0-1, Whalen 0-1, M.Wright 0-1). Fouled Out: Hawkins. Rebounds: Seattle 39 (Quinn, T.Wright 6), Minnesota 43 (Brunson 11). Assists: Seattle 17 (T.Wright 6), Minnesota 26 (McCarville, Whalen 7). Total Fouls: Seattle 18, Minnesota 15. A: 9,032 (9,181).