Minnesota guard Renee Montgomery netted 17 points off the bench to lead the Lynx to a 77-74 win over the Liberty in the preseason opener in New York. Maya Moore added 10 points in 19 minutes of action. The game was played at Columbia University. The Lynx host Washington on Sunday in their second and final preseason game in Rochester at the Mayo Civic Center. The regular season starts May 14th at home against Phoenix.