Lynx destroy Seattle, remain undefeated at 8-0

The Lynx are now 8-0 after pounding the Seattle Storm, 79-55 at Target Center Wednesday night. They did so without leading scorer Seimone Augustus, who is day-to-day with a strained quad. Ricky Rubio and former Governor Jesse Ventura were in attendance.
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The Lynx are now 8-0 after pounding the Seattle Storm, 79-55 at Target Center Wednesday night. They did so without leading scorer Seimone Augustus, who is day-to-day with a strained quad. Ricky Rubio and former Governor Jesse Ventura were in attendance.

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