Lynx fall in Connecticut 27 Aug 16

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alyssa Thomas scored 15 points to lead the Connecticut Sun to an 84-80 victory over the defending champion Minnesota Lynx Friday night in the WNBA’s return from the Olympic break. Lindsay Whalen and Syliva Fowles had 16 apiece for Minnesota but Maya Moore was held to eight and 3-for-12 shooting.