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Lynx Crush Dream

Monica Wright scored 22 points and Lindsay Whalen added 20 as the Minnesota Lynx crushed the WNBA-leading Atlanta Dream, 94-72, at Target Center.  Maya Moore chipped in with 19 points on 7-of-8 shooting from the field for Minnesota, which improved to 9-and-3 on the season.  Atlanta fell to 10-and-2.  The Lynx begin a four-game road trip Thursday at Indiana.

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