Jul 11, 2014 at 5:09 am
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Maya Moore scored 33 points and Lindsay Whalen fell a rebound short of a triple double to help the Minnesota Lynx maintain their road dominance against the Tulsa Shock with a 91-85 victory Thursday night.
Whalen finished with 21 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds, scoring 14 of her points in the second half to help the Lynx claim their fourth win in the last five games.
The victory was the ninth straight road win for Minnesota in Tulsa. Tulsa's last home win against the Lynx was a 92-79 victory on June 4, 2010.
Skylar Diggins had 21 points and a career-high 12 assists for Tulsa, which lost its fifth straight home game. Glory Johnson added 17 points and 12 rebounds for Oklahoma, Odyssey Sims had 17 points and Courtney Paris 13.
The teams meet again Wednesday in Minnesota.
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