Fever stun Lynx in Game 1, 76-70

9:06 AM, Oct 15, 2012   |    comments
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MINNEAPOLIS - Erlana Larkins had 16 points and 15 rebounds and the Indiana Fever stunned defending champion Minnesota with a 76-70 victory over the Lynx in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals on Sunday night.

Tamika Catchings added 20 points for the Fever, who played without leading scorer Katie Douglas because of a sprained left ankle.

Seimone Augustus scored 23 points and Rebekkah Brunson added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Lynx, who are looking to become the WNBA's first repeat champion in 10 years.

Game 2 in the best-of-five series is Wednesday night in Minneapolis.

Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has bought 500 tickets for Game 2.  For your shot at the free tickets, call 612-673-8400 starting at 8 a.m. on Monday.

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