Preview: Lynx vs. Storm

The Minnesota Lynx (14-20) return home to take on the Seattle Storm (21-13) on Friday night at Target Center.

Minnesota defeated the Phoenix Mercury on Wednesday night, 86-77. Lynx forward Jessica Shepard earned a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds, while teammate and guard Kayla McBride posted a team-high 18 points in the competition.

Seattle is coming off a 111-100 victory over the Chicago Sky on Tuesday night. Storm forward had a team-high 25 points alongside nine rebounds and five assists, while fellow forward Gabby Williams had 21 points and seven assists.

This is the fourth and final regular season matchup between the two teams with Storm leading the series 3-0.

The night will be full of celebrations as it’s Fan Appreciation Night, Briann January and Sue Bird’s last game at Target Center, and of course, Sylvia Fowles’ last regular season game at Target Center. A ceremony will take place after the game in honor of Syl’s Final Ride.

  • What: Lynx vs. Storm
  • When: 8pm CT, August 12th
  • Where: Target Center
  • Watch: ESPN2