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Lynx stop skid, zap Shock, 107-86

The Minnesota Lynx were winless in July, dropping three straight games. The perfect tonic? Shooting lights out against league-worst Tulsa.
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TULSA, Okla. -- The Minnesota Lynx snapped a three-game losing streak with a 107-86 win over the Tulsa Shock Tuesday.

Candice Wiggins came off the bench to lead the Lynx with 25 points. Maya Moore scored 24 points, as Minnesota improved to 14-4 on the season.

The Lynx made69.5 percentof their shots from the floor, setting a single-game WNBA record.

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