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Big 3rd quarter sparks Storm to 90-66 win over Lynx

Breanna Stewart had 18 points and 10 rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 90-66 to spoil a record-breaking night by Sylvia Fowles.
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Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart grabs a rebound during the first half of a WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty, Saturday, July 25, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Breanna Stewart had 18 points and 10 rebounds and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 90-66 to spoil a record-breaking night by Sylvia Fowles.

The Storm used a 12-0 run in the third quarter to pull away. Stewie made two 3-pointers in that pivotal run.

Sue Bird added 16 points.

Fowles went into the game needing seven rebounds to become the WNBA's all-time leader. 

She grabbed a missed 3-point shot by Stewart in the closing seconds of the first half to move past former teammate and current Lynx assistant coach Rebekkah Brunson into first on the career rebounds list with 3,357. 

Damiris Dantas led Minnesota with 18 points. Fowles finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds.