Game Leaders

Points

34
Sylvia FowlesS. Fowles
C - MIN
22PTS
10/19FG
2/4FT
1
Odyssey SimsO. Sims
G - LA
18PTS
6/12FG
2/2FT

Rebounds

34
Sylvia FowlesS. Fowles
C - MIN
14REB
8DREB
6OREB
30
Nneka OgwumikeN. Ogwumike
F - LA
8REB
6DREB
2OREB

Assists

13
Lindsay WhalenL. Whalen
G - MIN
8AST
2TO
28MIN
12
Chelsea GrayC. Gray
G - LA
9AST
1TO
36MIN

Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • MIN42.4
    • 40.6LA
  • Three Point %

    • MIN41.7
    • 22.7LA
  • Turnovers

    • MIN19
    • 14LA
  • Rebounds

    • MIN48
    • 28LA

Game Information

Staples Center
Coverage: ESPN
  • Los Angeles, CA
Attendance: 13,500
71%
Capacity: 18,964
Kurt Walker, Billy Smith, Maj Forsberg
10/2/2017 Associated Press

Lynx force decisive Game 5 with 80-69 win over Sparks

Sylvia Fowles scored 22 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 80-69 on Sunday night to force a decisive Game 5 in the WNBA Finals.

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Game Flow

MIN
LA
0:00 - 4th Quarter

MIN

80

LA

69

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Seimone Augustus misses 14-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles misses 9-foot jumper
  • Seimone Augustus makes 17-foot pullup jump shot
  • Maya Moore makes 11-foot two point shot (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Maya Moore assists)
  • Candace Parker blocks Sylvia Fowles 's 3-foot jumper
  • Rebekkah Brunson makes layup
  • Sylvia Fowles makes two point shot (Renee Montgomery assists)
  • Natasha Howard misses 3-foot jumper
  • Rebekkah Brunson makes 4-foot two point shot
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 16-foot jumper
  • Maya Moore makes 8-foot jumper (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Maya Moore makes 14-foot jumper (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Rebekkah Brunson makes layup (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles misses 8-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes layup (Alexis Jones assists)
  • Alexis Jones makes 24-foot three point jumper (Seimone Augustus assists)
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 15-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles misses jumper
  • Rebekkah Brunson misses 17-foot jumper
  • Seimone Augustus misses 9-foot jumper
  • Lindsay Whalen makes 25-foot three point jumper (Rebekkah Brunson assists)
  • Seimone Augustus misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes 3-foot layup (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Rebekkah Brunson makes 15-foot jumper (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles misses layup
  • Seimone Augustus makes jumper
  • Renee Montgomery makes 1-foot layup (Maya Moore assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles makes 1-foot layup (Renee Montgomery assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles misses layup
  • Sylvia Fowles misses layup
  • Maya Moore makes two point shot
  • Jia Perkins misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Seimone Augustus misses 18-foot jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes 1-foot layup (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Seimone Augustus makes 9-foot driving floating jump shot (Lindsay Whalen assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles misses 8-foot jumper
  • Seimone Augustus misses layup
  • Seimone Augustus misses 19-foot jumper
  • Lindsay Whalen misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Sylvia Fowles makes two point shot
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes 9-foot jumper (Odyssey Sims assists)
  • Chelsea Gray makes driving layup (Candace Parker assists)
  • Chelsea Gray misses 18-foot pullup jump shot
  • Candace Parker misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes two point shot (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Candace Parker misses 22-foot three point jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Alana Beard misses 22-foot three point jumper
  • Candace Parker makes 2-foot layup (Nneka Ogwumike assists)
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses layup
  • Jantel Lavender makes 2-foot layup (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Chelsea Gray misses 17-foot jumper
  • Alana Beard misses 4-foot jumper
  • Candace Parker makes two point shot (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes two point shot
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes 1-foot two point shot (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Alana Beard misses layup
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses layup
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses 5-foot jumper
  • Chelsea Gray makes layup (Nneka Ogwumike assists)
  • Alana Beard makes 11-foot jumper (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Sylvia Fowles blocks Alana Beard 's 4-foot jumper
  • Renee Montgomery blocks Riquna Williams's jumper
  • Riquna Williams misses jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Nneka Ogwumike misses 3-foot jumper
  • Odyssey Sims makes 23-foot three point jumper (Chelsea Gray assists)
  • Odyssey Sims makes 19-foot pullup jump shot
  • Alana Beard makes driving layup
  • Odyssey Sims makes 24-foot three point jumper (Nneka Ogwumike assists)
  • Nneka Ogwumike makes layup
  • Chelsea Gray misses 19-foot jumper
  • Chelsea Gray misses 10-foot jumper
  • Alana Beard misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Riquna Williams makes 23-foot three point jumper

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