The Seattle Storm look for their third consecutive victory on Tuesday when visiting the Minnesota Lynx. Seattle is 18-7 following an 85-78 victory over the Washington Mystics on Sunday. Breanna Stewart led Seattle with 20 points and 12 rebounds. Seattle is tied for first in the Western Conference with the Las Vegas Aces three games ahead of the second place Lynx.
Breanna Stewart is leading Seattle in scoring and rebounding with averages of 20.5 points and 9.8 rebounds per game, while Jewell Loyd is the second leading scorer with an average of 19.1 points per game. Sue Bird is third in scoring and the leader in assists with averages of 10.8 points and 5.5 assists per game. Seattle has only three players averaging double-figures in scoring.
Minnesota looks for its second consecutive victory when hosting Seattle on Tuesday. The Lynx improved to 14-9 following a 101-95 victory over the Chicago Sky on Saturday. Layshia Claredon was the leading scorer for Minnesota with 18 points, while Crystal Dangerfield scored 16 points including nine in a decisive fourth quarter. Minnesota is third in the Western Conference three games behind both Seattle and Los Vegas.
Napheesa Collier is the leading scorer for Minnesota with an average of 16.3 points per game, while Sylvia Fowles is the second leading scorer and leading rebounder with averages of 16.1 points and 9.6 rebounds per game. Layshia Clarendon Is the leader in assists with an average of 5.6 per game. Minnesota has five players averaging double-figures in scoring.