The Minnesota Lynx defeated Los Angeles in L.A. Sunday night 84-78 for their 9th straight win.  Lindsay Whalen led the Lynx with 24 points and 8 assists, Seimone Augustus added 19 points and Rebekkah Brunson added 18 points and 8 rebounds for Minnesota.  The Lynx are 16-4 and will play at Phoenix at 9pm Tuesday.