MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Lynx eliminated from playoffs
PHOENIX, AZ -- The Minnesota Lynx run in the WNBA playoffs is over. Seimone Augustus scored a team-best 21 points as the Lynx fell 96-78 to the Mercury in Game Three of the Western Conference Finals last night in Phoenix. The home team broke open a close game with a 16-0 run in the fourth quarter. The span was sparked by a half-court shot made by Phoenix star Diana Taurasi. Taurasi racked up 31 points, seven assists and five rebounds.