Lynx Break Own WNBA Record For Best Start in League History
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 16 points to help the Minnesota Lynx break their own WNBA record with an 11th straight victory to start the season in an 87-63 win over the Indiana Fever on Tuesday night.
The Lynx (11-0) surpassed their 2012 team that won the first 10 games.
Seimone Augustus added 12 points while Sylvia Fowles and Jia Perkins had 11 each for Minnesota, which is the unanimous choice as the No. 1 team in the AP WNBA power poll.
With the game tied 7-7, Minnesota scored the next 10 points to take control. The Lynx extended the lead to 49-31 at the half and never looked back.
Erlana Larkins had 12 points and nine rebounds to lead the eighth-ranked Fever (4-7).
The Lynx next travel to Seattle on Sunday before consecutive games against Los Angeles.