MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Lynx opened their season strong last night (Saturday) with Maya More scoring 27 points and 10 assists leading the team to a 95-76 win over the Phoenix Mercury.

Seimone Augustus added 21 points on 10-of-15 shooting. Sylvia Fowles had 17 points and 14 rebounds and Lindsay Whalen added 14 points.

The Lynx will take on the Chicago Sky Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. in Rosemont, Illinois.