Maya Moore scores 53 in Chinese finals
- January 29, 2013 - 11:11 PM
Maya Moore, who plays for the Lynx in the summer, might soon lead another team to a title.
The 6-foot forward scored 53 points as Shanxi beat Zhejiang 96-92 on Tuesday in the first game of the best-of-five Women's Chinese Basketball Association finals. Moore was 8-for-19 on three-point attempts and also had 13 rebounds, five assists and four steals. Elizabeth Cambage, a 6-8 center for Tulsa in the WNBA, had 38 points for Zhejiang.Etc.
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