The winning streak that reached four games for Las Vegas was snapped in sound fashion Sunday, when the Aces and rookie standout A’ja Wilson fell to Los Angeles 99-78 at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Kayla McBride had 24 points, a career-high tying nine assists and seven rebounds to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-77 on Friday night for their fourth straight win.
Las Vegas (9-12) has won a season-high three consecutive games, and eight of its last 13 to move with 1.5 games of the eighth and final playoff spot.
The guard scored 12 of her 18 points in the second half to help the Aces win 98-74 on the road Tuesday.
There has been a move over the past few years to downsize venues that will save franchises money and provide a more intimate experience for the fans.
A’ja Wilson had 34 points and 14 rebounds, and Kayla McBride scored 27 to lead the Aces to a 94-90 comeback victory over the Connecticut Sun.
Shea Serrano is a teacher turned New York Times best-selling author. Turned diehard Aces fan — even from afar.