Liberty vs. Lynx

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The Liberty fell to the Minnesota Lynx, 90-71, in a WNBA game on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Madison Square Garden.

Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty looks
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Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty looks on from the bench against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty attempts
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty attempts a shot defended by Renee Montgomery of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles looks on as Shavonte Zellous discusses
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Tina Charles looks on as Shavonte Zellous discusses the play with Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

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Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty looks
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Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty looks on from the bench against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York
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Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York Liberty questions a call made by the referee Sue Blauch against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts
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Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts a layup against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty looks
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Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty looks to pass against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty reacts
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Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty reacts to the call against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty reacts
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty reacts after her team is called for a technical foul against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Rebekkah Brunson of the Minnesota Lynx reacts against
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Rebekkah Brunson of the Minnesota Lynx reacts against the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty and
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty and Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx embrace after their WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty looks
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Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty looks on from the bench against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty reacts
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Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty reacts against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

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Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty reacts
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Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty reacts to the call against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty is
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Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty is helped off the court after sustaining an injury against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York
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Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York Liberty questions a call made by the referee against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty and
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty and Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx embrace after their WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty looks
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty looks on from the bench against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty handles
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty handles the ball on offense against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Sylvia Fowles of the Minnesota Lynx saves the
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Sylvia Fowles of the Minnesota Lynx saves the ball from going out of bounds against the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty is
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Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty is pursued by Seimone Augustus of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is
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Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is defended by Sylvia Fowles of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Plenette Pierson of the Minnesota Lynx is defended
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Plenette Pierson of the Minnesota Lynx is defended by Tina Charles of the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts
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Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts a shot against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is
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Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is defended by Sylvia Fowles of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty looks
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Tina Charles of the New York Liberty looks to the basket against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty handles
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Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty handles the ball against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty attempts
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Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty attempts a jump shot against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Head coach Cheryl Reeve of the Minnesota Lynx
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Head coach Cheryl Reeve of the Minnesota Lynx instructs her team against the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx looks on
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Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx looks on against the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York
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Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York Liberty looks on against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Amanda Zahui B. of the New York Liberty
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Amanda Zahui B. of the New York Liberty defends Plenette Pierson of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx is defended
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Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx is defended by Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts
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Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty attempts a shot against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty drives
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Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty drives to the basket against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is
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Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty is defended by Sylvia Fowles of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York
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Head coach Bill Laimbeer of the New York Liberty reacts against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty handles
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Epiphanny Prince of the New York Liberty handles the ball on offense against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty attempts
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Kiah Stokes of the New York Liberty attempts a shot defended by Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Cierra Burdick of the New York Liberty attempts
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Cierra Burdick of the New York Liberty attempts a shot past Plenette Pierson of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty drives
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Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty drives to the basket against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty battles
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Kia Vaughn of the New York Liberty battles for the ball with Natasha Howard of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty attempts
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Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty attempts a layup against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty looks
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Shavonte Zellous of the New York Liberty looks to inbound against the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Lindsay Whalen of the Minnesota Lynx is defended
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Lindsay Whalen of the Minnesota Lynx is defended by Brittany Boyd of the New York Liberty during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty is
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Sugar Rodgers of the New York Liberty is defended by Jia Perkins of the Minnesota Lynx during a WNBA game at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

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