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Fowles' 170th career double-double leads Lynx past Wings

Kayla McBride scored a season-high 22 points for Minnesota.
Credit: AP
Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles (34) passes the ball during a WNBA basketball game, Friday, May 14, 2021, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)

ARLINGTON, Texas — Kayla McBride scored a season-high 22 points, Sylvia Fowles had 14 points and 12 rebounds for her 170th career double-double, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Dallas Wings 85-73.

Minnesota had a five-point lead after three quarters until Damiris Dantas opened and closed a 10-0 run to extend their advantage to 70-55. The Lynx scored 21 of the opening 29 points of the fourth to pull away. 

Napheesa Collier added 19 points, eight rebounds and four assists for Minnesota (5-6), which won for the second time in four games.