Kayla McBride had 21 points, including five in the final 30 seconds, as the Las Vegas Aces beat the Dallas Wings 75-70 on Saturday night.

Saturday night’s NBA scores

  • Las Vegas Aces 75-70 Dallas Wings
  • Minnesota Lynx 75-86 Indiana Fever
  • Chicago Sky 87-75 Atlanta Dream

Las Vegas Aces 75-70 Dallas Wings

Dallas Las Vegas


Highlights of the Las Vegas Aces’ clash with the Dallas Wings in the WNBA

Kayla McBride had 21 points, including five in the final 30 seconds, as the Las Vegas Aces beat the Dallas Wings 75-70 on Saturday night.

Carolyn Swords added season highs of 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Jackie Young – the No 1 overall pick in April’s draft – had a career-high 17 points and five assists for Las Vegas (15-7).

Young scored the final five points in a 7-0 run that made it 67-61 with less than three minutes to play. Arike Ogunbowale hit a three-pointer to pull the Wings within one, but McBride made three of her own to push the lead to 71-67 with 29.6 seconds to go.

Two seconds later, Ogunbowale sank another triple, but McBride answered with two free throws before Young stole a pass and capped the scoring with a pair of foul shots.

Ogunbowale led the Wings (6-16) with 24 points. Kaela Davis added a season-high-tying 13 points and Allisha Gray had 10.

The Aces outscored Dallas 20-6 from the free-throw line.

The Aces were without All-Stars Liz Cambage (rest) and A’ja Wilson (ankle).

Cambage played for the Wings last season, setting the WNBA single-game scoring record with a 53-point outburst, before demanding a trade in the offseason.

Minnesota Lynx 75-86 Indiana Fever

Minnesota Indiana


Highlights of the Minnesota Lynx’s visit to the Indiana Fever in the WNBA

Kelsey Mitchell scored 20 points and Tiffany Mitchell added 17 points as the Indiana Fever pulled away late to beat the Minnesota Lynx 86-75.

The Fever (8-15), who trailed 41-21 midway through the second quarter, had a 9-0 run take an 82-71 lead on Stephanie Mavunga’s lay-up with 1:45 left in the game. The 20-point comeback was the largest in the regular season in franchise history.

Led by Kelsey Mitchell, Indiana’s reserves racked up 55 points while All-Stars and starters Candice Dupree and Erica Wheeler combined for four points on 2-for-8 shooting with neither playing more than 12 minutes.

Indiana took the lead for good during a 25-5 run to open the third quarter. Kelsey Mitchell capped the rally at 63-53 with a step-back three-pointer. Twice in the fourth quarter, the Lynx (10-11) cut the deficit to two.

Minnesota had an 18-0 run in the second quarter and had their big lead before going into the break with a 48-38 advantage.

Sylvia Fowles had 17 points to lead Minnesota, which lost its fourth in a row. Temi Fagbenle and Napheesa Collier added 14 points each.

Chicago Sky 87-75 Atlanta Dream

Chicago Atlanta


Highlights of the Chicago Sky’s trip to the Atlanta Dream in the WNBA.

Diamond DeShields had 12 points, a career-high 12 rebounds and a season-best six assists while Courtney Vandersloot added 13 points and nine rebounds as the Chicago Sky beat the Atlanta Dream.

Stefanie Dolson led Chicago (12-9) with 16 points.

Alex Bentley scored 21 points for Atlanta (5-17). The Dream have lost seven in a row.

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