Stories tagged: WNBA Finals
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
WNBA saw postseason increases in attendance and viewers
The WNBA says it saw increases in attendance, viewership and social media during its postseason.
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Lynx force decisive Game 5 with 80-69 win over Sparks
Sylvia Fowles scored 22 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 80-69 on Sunday night to force a decisive Game 5 in the WNBA Finals.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Sparks beat Lynx, move within a win of back-to-back titles
Nneka Ogwumike and Odyssey Sims each scored 16 points to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 75-64 in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals on Friday night.
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Cheryl Reeve blasts her Lynx after Game 1 loss to Sparks
The last thing Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve wanted to talk about was a moral victory. She had no time for pats on the back after her team came back …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
Chelsea Gray’s jumper helps Sparks avoid collapse in Game 1
Chelsea Gray got a sliver of daylight and let a 14-foot jumper fly – Game 1 of the WNBA Finals and what would have been a dubious piece of history …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
WNBA Finals features matchup of best teams, Lynx vs Sparks
All season long the Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks have been the best two teams in the WNBA. A Minnesota series win would earn the Lynx four of the …
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 10:28 p.m.
In brief: Minnesota Lynx capture 3rd title in 5 years with 69-52 win in Game 5
Sylvia Fowles had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx captured their third WNBA title in five years with a 69-52 victory over the Indiana Fever in Game …
Thu., Oct. 8, 2015, 7:35 p.m.
Fever, Lynx prep for Game 3 of WNBA Finals
The Indiana Fever vow to execute better against the Minnesota Lynx for Game 3 of the WNBA Finals.
Tue., Oct. 6, 2015, 9:48 p.m.
Fowles helps Minnesota Lynx tie WNBA Finals
Minnesota Lynx tie Indiana Fever at one win apiece in WNBA Finals
Sun., Oct. 4, 2015
Lynx, Fever meet in rematch of 2012 WNBA Finals
The Minnesota Lynx and Indiana Fever are meeting in a rematch of the 2012 WNBA Finals. Just like three years ago, the Maya Moore and the Lynx enter the series …
Wed., Sept. 30, 2015
In brief: Tamika Catchings carries Indiana Fever to WNBA Finals
WNBA: Tamika Catchings scored 14 points to lead visiting Indiana to a 66-51 victory over the New York Liberty on Tuesday night in the decisive Game 3, advancing the Fever …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2013
The Minnesota Lynx looked every bit the favorite to win the WNBA title in their commanding 84-59 victory over the Atlanta Dream in Sunday’s opener. They have home-court advantage in …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2012
Fever claim WNBA title
INDIANAPOLIS – Tamika Catchings finally won her long-awaited WNBA championship. She scored 25 points to help the Indiana Fever win their first title with an 87-78 victory over the Minnesota …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 2:50 p.m.
Lynx star speaks out against MN marriage amendment
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seimone Augustus has always preferred to stay out of the public eye even as her basketball career has taken her to the heights of an Olympic gold …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012
Fever shock Lynx in WNBA Finals opener
MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Lynx entered the WNBA Finals with a banner already hanging in Target Center and a loaded roster that had visions of becoming the league’s next dynasty. …
Tue., Sept. 18, 2012, 11:25 a.m.
Obama salutes WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx at White House
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has welcomed the reigning WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx to the White House. It’s been nearly a year since the Lynx won the championship, but …