Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/5/14
By PAUL DIGIACOMO, STATS Senior EditorAfter enduring their worst stretch in nearly two years, the Minnesota Lynx were able to go into the Olympic break on a high note thanks to a pair of meetings with the team that owns the fewest wins in the WNBA.Considering the caliber of their next two opponents, the Lynx have a good chance to rack up a few more victories as they return to the court.Minnesota welcomes back Olympic gold medalists Seimone Augustus, Maya Moore and Lindsay Whalen when it looks for its second straight season sweep of the Eastern Conference-worst Washington Mystics on Friday night.The Lynx opened defense of their first league title with 13 wins in 14 games before starting July with three straight defeats. It was Minnesota's first three-game losing streak since a five-game skid July 17-29, 2010.The Lynx, though, caught a break before the WNBA shut down for the London Olympics. They played a home-and-home series with league-worst Tulsa and won those games by an average ...
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