WNBA: Napheesa Collier and Minnesota Lynx down Washington Mystics

Game recap
Napheesa Collier scored 21 points, Aerial Powers had 20 points, as Minnesota Lynx defeated Washington Mystics, 93-75, on Sep 5, 2021. Ariel Atkins scored 25 points for Washington Mystics.
Minnesota Lynx logo

Minnesota Lynx

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Napheesa Collier 35 9 2 0 1 21
Aerial Powers 24 3 2 1 0 20
Kayla McBride 32 3 4 1 0 15
Rachel Banham 23 2 8 1 0 13
Sylvia Fowles 18 6 0 0 3 12
Bridget Carleton 22 4 2 1 1 6
Jessica Shepard 7 4 0 0 0 4
Natalie Achonwa 22 4 4 0 0 2
Crystal Dangerfield 17 2 2 1 0 0
Washington Mystics logo

Washington Mystics

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Ariel Atkins 32 3 0 1 0 25
Natasha Cloud 35 7 6 2 0 12
Tina Charles 25 8 0 0 0 12
Megan Gustafson 12 7 0 0 0 7
Shatori Walker-Kimbrough 30 5 5 1 0 6
Shavonte Zellous 14 1 0 0 0 6
Leilani Mitchell 13 0 0 0 0 3
Theresa Plaisance 7 2 0 2 0 2
Erica McCall 19 3 2 1 2 2
Sydney Wiese 14 0 1 0 0 0

Minnesota Lynx Vs Washington Mystics

Game notes

Napheesa Collier

Napheesa Collier

Napheesa Collier scored 20 points or more for the 7th time in 24 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 2 times on the road, and 5 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 27. She recorded it on a July 12, 2021 game against Los Angeles Sparks (61-86 win).

Aerial Powers

Aerial Powers

Aerial Powers scored 20 points and set her new season-high in scoring (in WNBA (W)). Her previous record was 18 points scored in a May 15, 2021 game against Phoenix Mercury (75-77 loss). She scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in WNBA (W) games.

Kayla McBride

Kayla McBride

Kayla McBride scored 10 points or more for the 18th time in 27 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 9 times on the road, and 9 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 26. She recorded it on a July 01, 2021 game against Phoenix Mercury (76-82 win).

Rachel Banham

Rachel Banham

Rachel Banham tied her season-high in scoring with 13 points (in WNBA (W)). She scored 10 points or more 3 times this season in WNBA (W) games.

Sylvia Fowles

Sylvia Fowles

Sylvia Fowles scored 10 points or more for the 23th time in 26 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 11 times on the road, and 12 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 30. She recorded it on a June 26, 2021 game against Las Vegas Aces (90-89 win).

Ariel Atkins

Ariel Atkins

Ariel Atkins scored 20 points or more for the 8th time in 27 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 4 times on the road, and 4 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 32. She recorded it on a June 18, 2021 game against Atlanta Dream (96-93 win).

Natasha Cloud

Natasha Cloud

Natasha Cloud scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 22 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 2 times on the road, and 5 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 21. She recorded it on a August 29, 2021 game against Dallas Wings (76-75 win).

Tina Charles

Tina Charles

Tina Charles scored 10 points or more for the 22th time in 22 WNBA (W) games this season. She has done it 13 times on the road, and 9 times at home. Her season-high in scoring is 34. She recorded it on a July 11, 2021 game against Chicago Sky (85-89 win).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994