Game Leaders

Points

12
Chelsea GrayC. Gray
G - LA
27PTS
10/16FG
3/5FT
23
Maya MooreM. Moore
F - MIN
27PTS
10/16FG
5/6FT

Rebounds

3
Candace ParkerC. Parker
F - LA
12REB
11DREB
1OREB
34
Sylvia FowlesS. Fowles
C - MIN
13REB
9DREB
4OREB

Assists

12
Chelsea GrayC. Gray
G - LA
6AST
5TO
36MIN
13
Lindsay WhalenL. Whalen
G - MIN
6AST
2TO
23MIN

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • LA47.8
    • 50.0MIN
  • Three Point %

    • LA35.0
    • 35.7MIN
  • Turnovers

    • LA14
    • 15MIN
  • Rebounds

    • LA34
    • 35MIN

Game Information

Coverage: ABC
Williams Arena
  • Minneapolis, MN
Attendance: 11,823
81%
Capacity: 14,625
Kurt Walker, Jeff Wooten, Cheryl Flores
9/24/2017 Associated Press

Gray's jumper helps Sparks avoid collapse in Game 1

Chelsea Gray's pull-up jumper with 2 seconds to play helped the Los Angeles Sparks avoid what would have been a stunning collapse and take Game 1 of the WNBA Finals, 85-84, over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday.

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Game Flow

LA
MIN
0:00 - 4th Quarter

LA

85

MIN

84

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Odyssey Sims makes layup (Candace Parker assists)
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes layup (Candace Parker assists)
  • Chelsea Gray makes 23-foot three point jumper (Nneka Ogwumike assists)
  • Alana Beard makes layup (Odyssey Sims assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles blocks Candace Parker 's 3-foot layup
  • Chelsea Gray misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Jantel Lavender misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Candace Parker makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Odyssey Sims misses 17-foot jumper
  • Candace Parker misses 4-foot jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses two point jumper
  • Odyssey Sims makes driving layup
  • Chelsea Gray makes 14-foot jumper
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses 11-foot jumper
  • Odyssey Sims makes 5-foot two point shot
  • Candace Parker makes jumper (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Chelsea Gray makes 25-foot three point jumper (Candace Parker assists)
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses 20-foot jumper
  • Odyssey Sims misses 22-foot three point jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Odyssey Sims misses 14-foot two point jumper
  • Essence Carson makes 21-foot jumper (Odyssey Sims assists)
  • Odyssey Sims misses layup
  • Essence Carson makes 20-foot jumper (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Chelsea Gray makes 7-foot two point shot
  • Sylvia Fowles blocks Candace Parker's layup
  • Candace Parker misses layup
  • Essence Carson misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Chelsea Gray makes 11-foot two point shot
  • Chelsea Gray makes 13-foot two point shot
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes 5-foot jumper (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Chelsea Gray makes 14-foot two point shot
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses driving layup
  • Maya Moore misses jumper
  • Maya Moore makes two point shot
  • Seimone Augustus misses 19-foot jumper
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 15-foot jumper
  • Renee Montgomery misses 8-foot two point shot
  • Jia Perkins misses 18-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles misses two point shot
  • Maya Moore makes driving layup (Jia Perkins assists)
  • Lindsay Whalen makes driving layup
  • Natasha Howard misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes two point shot (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Seimone Augustus assists)
  • Seimone Augustus makes jumper (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Maya Moore makes three point jumper (Renee Montgomery assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles misses layup
  • Lindsay Whalen misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Maya Moore misses 13-foot two point jumper
  • Jia Perkins makes 14-foot jumper
  • Jia Perkins makes 16-foot jumper
  • Maya Moore makes 22-foot three point jumper (Seimone Augustus assists)
  • Jia Perkins misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes tip shot
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Maya Moore assists)
  • Jia Perkins misses 10-foot two point jumper
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 16-foot jumper
  • Renee Montgomery makes driving layup
  • Renee Montgomery misses 24-foot three point pullup jump shot
  • Maya Moore misses 14-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Rebekkah Brunson assists)
  • Seimone Augustus makes two point shot
  • Sylvia Fowles misses layup
  • Candace Parker blocks Renee Montgomery 's 2-foot layup
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 21-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Seimone Augustus assists)
  • Maya Moore misses 9-foot jumper
  • Seimone Augustus makes layup (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Maya Moore makes layup (Jia Perkins assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Seimone Augustus assists)
  • Maya Moore makes jumper (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Maya Moore makes driving layup
  • Seimone Augustus misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Maya Moore makes layup (Lindsay Whalen assists)

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