Fowles’ double-double leads Lynx in rout of Sun
MINNEAPOLIS — Sylvia Fowles had 17 points and 12 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat Connecticut Sun 89-57 on Friday night.
The Sun had won eight games in a row, their longest streak since 2006, dating to a July 10 loss to Atlanta.
Danielle Robinson and Stephanie Talbot had 14 points each, Odyssey Sims scored 12 points and Damiris Dantas 11 for the Lynx (12-11). Napheesa Collier added 10 points and eight rebounds and tied her career high with four steals.
Bria Holmes led Connecticut (16-7) with 10 points.