The Minnesota Lynx defeated Phoenix 106-98 Wednesday afternoon in Phoenix to improve to 10-4 and move into first place in the Western Conference Standings.  The Lynx shot 56 percent from the field and were led by Seimone Augustus with 25 points and Lindsay Whalen added 16 points and 8 assists.  Diana Taurasi led Phoenix with 24 points.

The Lynx lead the Western Conference by 1/2 game over San Antonio and Phoenix.  The Lynx will host Los Angeles at 7pm Tuesday night.