Thursday, September 4
(Phoenix, AZ) -- The season is over for the defending WNBA Champions. The Minnesota Lynx lost 96-to-78 last night to the Phoenix Mercury in game three of the Western Conference Finals. The Mercury's Diana Taurasi led all scorers with 31-points. Minnesota's Seimone Augustus posted a team high 21-points in a losing effort. Phoenix now moves on to the WNBA Finals to face the winner of the series between the Indiana Fever and Chicago Sky.