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Lynx rumble over Sun for franchise record 6-0 start

Seimone Augustus scored 23 points to lead the Lynx to an 85-72 win over the Connecticut Sun Friday night. Minnesota trailed with 8 minutes left in the game but rallied for a franchise record setting, 6-0 start to the season. Rebekkah Brunson added a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds.
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Seimone Augustus scored 23 points to lead the Lynx to an 85-72 win over the Connecticut Sun Friday night. Minnesota trailed with 8 minutes left in the game but rallied for a franchise record setting, 6-0 start to the season. Rebekkah Brunson added a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds.

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