Moore scores 30 to lead Lynx past Sparks, 82-72
Make it seven victories in a row for the Mercury, who look like they can't wait to play every game and remain on top of the WNBA power rankings.
Phoenix, Atlanta and Minnesota continue to rule the rest of the league.
Elena Delle Donne and Maya Moore are the early vote leaders for the WNBA All-Star game.
Connecticut continues to inch its way toward the top of the rankings with five consecutive wins.
Maya Moore scored 31 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 94-77 win against the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday night.
Move over, Minnesota. After beating the Lynx for the first time since 2011, Phoenix takes over the top spot in the rankings.
Seimone Augustus scored 26 points, Maya Moore and Damiris Dantas both had double-doubles, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-72 on Sunday.
Minnesota, the league's last unbeaten team, maintain its hold on the No. 1 spot. But Washington and Indiana made the biggest jumps this week.
Minnesota replaced Phoenix at the top of the Week 2 WNBA power rankings.
Minnesota suffered its first loss of the season but remains the clear No. 1 in the league.
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