Lynx rout Sparks

Lindsay Whalen and Seimone Augustus had 20 and 19 points, respectively, as the Minnesota Lynx dominated the Los Angeles Sparks, 88-64, in a battle between the top two teams in the Western Conference.

Devereaux Peters added 14 points and nine rebounds for the Lynx, who have won two in a row since falling to Los Angeles last Friday. Monica Wright and Maya Moore tallied 13 and 12 points, respectively, with the latter pulling down nine boards.

Candace Parker ended with 17 points, 11 rebounds, six assists and three blocks for the Sparks, who had a three-game winning streak snapped. Kristi Toliver tallied 14 points.