8:00 PM ET, October 19, 2012
Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
INDIANAPOLIS -- Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve drew national attention with her screaming, jacket-tossing meltdown in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals.The Indiana Fever silenced her in Game 3. Shavonte Zellous scored a career-high 30 points to help the Fever beat the Lynx 76-59 on Friday night."You know, I was fired up for this game," Zellous said. "That Game 2 left a bad taste in our mouth. You know, we could have done a better job in a lot of different things, and I think today, we made a conscious effort to do things better."Tamika Catchings added 17 points and Erlana Larkins had 10 points and 15 rebounds for the Fever, who took a 2-1 lead in the series and can win their first title at home Sunday night against the defending champs.It had been a tense series. Reeve was fined after her actions in Game 2, which Fever coach Lin Dunn called "disrespectful."
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