MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Lynx get Brunson back for tonight's game
MINNEAPOLIS -- The WNBA Minnesota Lynx will have a familiar body back on the floor tonight when they host the Atlanta Dream at the Target Center.
Power forward Rebekkah Brunson has not played in a game this season because of injury, but practiced with the Lynx yesterday and is expected to play tonight. Brunson says she's progressed well and feels good. Minnesota won four straight and is second in the Western Conference at 17-6. Atlanta leads the East at 15-6. Tip time is 7 p.m. This is a rematch of last year's WNBA Finals.
The Minnesota Twins continue their three-game series with the Indians tonight at Target Field. Yohan Pino gets the ball for Minnesota. He's 1-2 with a 4.39 earned run average in five starts for Minnesota this season. Cleveland will counter with Danny Salazar, who is 1-4 with a 5.53 ERA this season. The Twins won last night's series opener 4-3. Tonight's game begins at 7:10 p.m.