The Mercury bounced back from two losses with a road win in Washington, while making three more overs.
The Lynx’s scoring average has dropped to 65 points per game after a six games averaging 87. Candice Wiggins has stepped up to fill the main scoring role for Minnesota, dropping 25 on the Liberty Tuesday.
Minnesota was 1-2 in three revenge games last season, including a 96-87 loss to Phoenix at home. Minnesota has additional revenge motive in that it was during their 104-80 loss in Phoenix that All-Star Seimone Augustus went down with a season-ending injury.