MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Liz Cambage had 27 points and eight rebounds to lead the Tulsa Shock to an 83-77 win over the Minnesota Lynx on Friday night.
Nicole Powell, Angel Goodrich, Candice Wiggins and Skylar Diggins each added 11 points for the Shock (8-17), who ended a three-game losing streak and beat Minnesota for the first time in the last 15 meetings.
Seimone Augustus had a season-high 29 points for the Lynx (17-6), who have lost three in a row.
Cambage scored five points during a 14-0 run that put the Shock up 60-48 midway through the third quarter, their largest lead of the game. Minnesota went on a 7-0 run to pull to 74-69 with 4 minutes left, but the Lynx got no closer until 18.5 seconds remained.
Tulsa leading scorer Glory Jackson sat out with a concussion, while Minnesota played without leading rebounder Rebekkah Brunson, who has a right knee injury.
DREAM 88, SUN 57
ATLANTA (AP) - Angel McCoughtry scored 30 points, Erika de Souza had 18 points and 15 rebounds, and Atlanta snapped a four-game skid with a victory over Connecticut.
McCoughtry, the WNBA's leading scorer, missed only two shots, going 9 for 11 from the field and hitting all 11 of her free throws.
Iziane Castro-Marques finished with a season-high 18 points for the Sun, who have lost four of five and suffered the franchise's third-worst loss in 11 seasons at Connecticut.
The Sun missed their first 16 shots before Castro-Marques hit a 3-pointer to make it 18-5 with 37 seconds left in the first quarter.
MYSTICS 66, LIBERTY 57
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Matee Ajavon scored 16 points and Crystal Langhorne had 14 to lead Washington to a win over New York.
Rookie Tierra Ruffin-Pratt had 10 of her 12 points in the fourth and Ivory Latta added 11 for the Mystics (12-13). Fourth-place Washington increased its lead to 1 1/2 games over the Liberty in the Eastern Conference with their third straight win, matching their season-best streak from June 7-16.
Katie Smith scored 14 points and Cappie Pondexter had 11 for New York (10-14). The Liberty, who had won the teams' first two meetings, have alternated wins and losses their last eight games overall after a stretch in which they lost eight of 10.