The Minnesota Lynx (1-4) travel to Las Vegas to face the Aces (4-1) on Thursday night for another Commissioner’s Cup Matchup.
Minnesota is coming off their first win of the season against Los Angeles, 87-84. Coming off a championship in the Turkish Super League, Kayla McBride joined the Lynx for the first time this season and scored a game-high 24 points, including the three-point play with two seconds remaining. In addition, Sylvia Fowles and Moriah Jefferson each added 20 points of their own.
Las Vegas are currently on a two-game winning streak after defeating Phoenix on Tuesday night, 86-74. All five Aces starters scored in double figures, including Kelsey Plum’s 20 points and Jackie Young’s 19 points.
Thursday’s matchup marks the first regular season matchup between these two teams. However, the two teams faced off in the preseason where Minnesota was victorious, 89-86.
What: Lynx at Aces
When: 9:00pm CT, May 19th
Where: Michelob ULTRA Arena
Watch: Bally Sports North