Candlelites

Everything from Everywhere

sylvia fowles' double-double leads lynx over phoenix

sylvia fowles' double-double leads lynx over phoenix News Article With The full text news. The Resource Link is down the post and you can View this News Article in the source page.



sylvia fowles' double-double leads lynx over phoenix

phoenix - coming off an embarrassing 24-point road loss to the chicago sky six days earlier, the lynx reasserted themselves friday night as the best team in the wnba.the lynx routed phoenix 88-71 at talking stick resort arena as sylvia fowles won another much-ballyhooed matchup at center with phoenix's brittney griner.fowles had an efficient 18 points — making eight of 12 shots from the field — and had 10 rebounds. it was her ninth double-double of this season and the 116th of her career — third most all-time behind lisa leslie and tina charles. fowles, in her 10th pro season, needs just five more points to reach 4,000 for her career."the physicality that she receives every night, the attention that she's going to draw because of how well she's playing, it's much harder than it even appears for you to keep your head in those situations," teammate maya moore said of fowles. "we always try to be there for her and remind her, 'it's going to come, it's going to come.' that's just a testament of who she is."griner, who came in averaging a league-high 22.8 points per game, had 15 points but only four rebounds. she suffered a left leg injury early in the fourth quarter and did not return after being helped off the court.lynx 88, phoenix 71sunday: 6 p.m. vs. phoenix (fsn)two other players for minnesota, which shot 52.3 percent from the field, also had big games. moore, coming off an eight-point game vs. the sky in which she missed all three of her field goal attemp...