Maya Moore scored 31 points, pulled down nine rebounds and dished out five assists to lead the Lynx past Los Angeles 85-79 Sunday and force a decisive WNBA Finals Game 5 in Minneapolis Thursday.
The WNBA tweeted Sunday Moore “is putting on a clinic.” NBA.com labeled Moore’s performance “legendary.”
The buzz on social media after the Lynx Game 4 victory showered Moore with praise.
Once again Miss Moore proves she plays her game better than anyone else in town plays their game.— Patrick Reusse (@1500ESPN_Reusse) October 17, 2016
YEH!! Lynx survive frantic final minutes in Los Angeles, force Game 5 in WNBA Finals https://t.co/CShc0Fj5yb— Amy Klobuchar (@amyklobuchar) October 17, 2016
Maya was CLUTCH. Game5 is going to be insane!! Minny at home against the Sparks who have responded all year. this was mac reporting live ��— Kayla McBride (@kaymac_2123) October 17, 2016
Maya Moore Real Deal. Gwinnett County stand up!!! ��— Jodie Meeks (@Jmeeks20) October 17, 2016
Maya Moore-selfless,competitor, SPECIAL.Players at all levels-if you haven't already taken notes from her, do so Thursday ✍��#WNBAFinals— Jacie Hoyt (@CoachJacie) October 17, 2016
@BabersGreen UCONN!— Rose Myers, Ed.D (@Bubssis) October 17, 2016
Maya Moore is Kobe! Actually she's MJ.— Mohamad (@African08) October 17, 2016
Maya Moore went BALLISTIC last night. Watched more WNBA than NFL and it felt great.— Mance Rayder (@Juice_Sallee) October 17, 2016
I hate to be too preachy but for heaven's sake...if you aren't watching the @WNBA Finals, you just don't like sports. SO DARN AWESOME!— Holly Rowe (@sportsiren) October 17, 2016
Maya Moore was unstoppable last night...������ #wnba— Dominique Washington (@Dom14c_) October 17, 2016
Grateful to be heading back to Minny with this awesome team! Can't wait to see Lynx Nation at the Target Center on Thursday!!— Maya Moore (@MooreMaya) October 17, 2016