|Seimone Augustus scored 20 points and Rebekkah Brunson (22 points, 15 rebounds) tallied a double-double but the Lynx failed to close out the Storm in Game 2 of the Western Conference Semifinals, falling 86-79 on the road Sunday night.
Lynx Top Storm
Lindsay Whalen scored 18 points and Rebekkah Brunson added a double-double as the Lynx defeated the Storm 78-70 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals on Friday.
Inspiring Women: Sona Mehring
On Friday, during Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals against Seattle, the Lynx honored Sona Mehring, the founder and CEO of CaringBridge.org, as part of the team’s Inspiring Women series.
A Fitting Return
When Katie Smith left Minnesota in 2005, she held the Lynx’s all-time scoring and assists records. Those both fell this year to Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen, but as she returned with the Storm for Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals the respect the organization has for her is still there.