Stories tagged: Minnesota Lynx
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx general manager and coach Cheryl Reeve has been chosen WNBA basketball executive of the year after steering the team to a ninth straight appearance in the playoffs despite …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
Jordin Canada scored a career-high 26 points and the defending WNBA champion Seattle Storm beat the seventh-seeded Minnesota Lynx 84-74 Wednesday night in a first-round, winner-take-all playoff game in Everett.
Sun., Aug. 18, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
The Storm weathered a blistering offensive assault from Minnesota guard Odyssey Sims and relied on a balanced scoring attack to capture an 82-74 victory Sunday at Alaska Airlines Arena.
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 8 a.m.
Napheesa Collier wanted to make her mark as a rookie for the Minnesota Lynx. With nine games left in the regular season, she’s done just that, putting herself on the …
Wed., July 17, 2019, 7:10 p.m.
Natasha Howard scored a career-high 33 points, Sami Whitcomb made five of Seattle’s 12 3-pointers and the Storm closed the game on a 10-0 run to beat the Minnesota Lynx …
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 10 p.m.
Jewell Loyd scored 19 points, Jordin Canada had a career-high 17 points and seven assists and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 84-77 on Tuesday night.
Wed., May 29, 2019, 7:11 p.m.
Odyssey Sims had 15 points, Sylvia Fowles grabbed 13 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat the defending champion Seattle Storm 72-61. The teams have combined to win six of the …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore has decided to skip the upcoming WNBA season to devote more time to her family and her faith. Moore announced on The Players’ Tribune website …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
Courtney Vandersloot hit two free throws with 2.2 seconds left and broke the WNBA’s single-season assists record, helping the Chicago Sky beat the Minnesota Lynx 91-88. Vandersloot set the record …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx star Lindsay Whalen will retire after the WNBA season, ending her stellar 15-year career.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Breanna Stewart scored 20 points, Sue Bird had 14 points and 11 assists and the Seattle Storm clinched the first WNBA playoff berth this season with an 85-75 victory over …
Tue., June 26, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Maya Moore scored 32 points, Sylvia Fowles added 28 points and 17 rebounds, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 91-79 for their fifth straight win. The Lynx (8-6) …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
Chelsea Gray’s contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener Sunday, an intense …
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Four weeks after going in the third round of the WNBA draft, former Gonzaga star Jill Barta was released Thursday by the Minnesota Lynx.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Jill Barta may just get the best of both worlds.
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
The WNBA says it saw increases in attendance, viewership and social media during its postseason.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 8:47 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles had 17 points and broke her own WNBA Finals record by grabbing 20 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Lynx to their fourth championship in seven years with an …
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
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.
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.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles grabbed a WNBA Finals record 17 rebounds and scored 13 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 70-68 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 2, …
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
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 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 …
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Candace Parker’s driving layup with 2.9 seconds to play gave the Los Angeles Sparks an 89-87 win and three-game sweep of the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA semifinals Sunday.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles has been named the WNBA’s most valuable player. The league announced the award Thursday before the Lynx hosted Washington in Game 2 of their semifinal …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
SAN ANTONIO – Maya Moore scored 24 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the San Antonio Stars 89-70 on Friday night to secure a spot in the semifinals of the …
Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Jewell Loyd scored 16 points and Crystal Langhorne made a go-ahead basket with 11.1 seconds left, helping the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 62-61. Loyd had a shot blocked …
Sun., July 30, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles had 29 points on 11-of-14 shooting and added 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 93-82 on Sunday night for their sixth straight victory.
Sat., June 3, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles scored 26 points on 10-of-12 shooting, Rebekkah Brunson made 9 of 10 shots from the field and finished with 21 points and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle …
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Sylvia Fowles had 21 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Connecticut Sun 80-78 on Tuesday night.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 6:12 p.m.
For the second time in a week during the WNBA Finals, the league acknowledged a late officiating mistake.