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September 16, 2019 - 7:47 am
The Lynx were ousted from the WNBA playoffs in the first round, but they are already picking up some hardware. The league announced Monday morning that Lynx forward Napheesa Collier is the 2019 Rookie of the Year. Collier received 29 votes from a national panel of 43 sportswriters and broadcasters...
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September 02, 2019 - 6:35 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Odyssey Sims scored 17 points, Napheesa Collier had 15 points and 10 rebounds to move into elite company and the Lynx defeated the Indiana Fever 81-73 on Sunday, a key win for playoff positioning. Collier surpassed 400 points and 200 rebounds to join former Indiana star Tamika...
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August 26, 2019 - 11:32 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rookie of the year hopeful Napheesa Collier scored 23 points, matching the total of teammate Danielle Robinson, helping the Lynx beat the Las Vegas Aces 98-77 on Sunday. Sylvia Fowles added 14 points for the Lynx (15-15), who shot 59 percent from the field and reduced their...
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Lynx center Sylvia Fowles
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July 15, 2019 - 5:49 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Sylvia Fowles set a WNBA record with her 157th career double-double and the Lynx pulled away in the second half to beat the Phoenix Mercury 75-62 on Sunday night. Fowles finished with 14 points and 13 rebounds for her fourth consecutive double-double and broke Lisa Leslie's mark...
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June 17, 2019 - 8:44 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kayla McBride scored seven of her 22 points in a 14-3 closing run and the Las Vegas Aces overcame a sloppy start and beat the Minnesota Lynx 80-75 on Sunday. Kelsey Plum scored 21 points, including a career-high tying five 3-pointers. Liz Cambage scored eight of her 14 points in...
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June 09, 2019 - 7:34 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Riquna Williams scored 25 points, Chelsea Gray added 21 and the Los Angeles Sparks edged the Lynx 89-85 on Saturday, spoiling a special day for their rivals who retired the jersey of Minnesota native and star Lindsay Whalen. Gray capped her string of eight-straight points in the...
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Minnesota United defender Romain Metanire
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May 26, 2019 - 7:38 am
Romain Metanire scored in the 20th minute and Vito Mannone had his fifth shutout of the season to help Minnesota United beat the Houston Dynamo 1-0 on Saturday night in Major League Soccer. Metanire scored on a strike from the right flank that deflected off midfielder Boniek Garcia and looped into...
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Coach and player, and retired number
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April 19, 2019 - 6:08 am
Not many athletes get their number retired. For Lindsay Whalen, Minnesota's most famous women's basketball player, this year marks the third time a team has hung her number from the rafters. The Lynx will have a jersey retirement ceremony before their game on June 8 against the Los Angeles Sparks...
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February 05, 2019 - 2:38 pm
In a letter written on the playerstribune.com, Lynx All-Star Maya Moore announced she will not play professional basketball in 2019. Moore says, "My focus in 2019 will not be on professional basketball, but will instead be on the people in my family, as well as on investing my time in some ministry...
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Lynx guard Maya Moore
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January 15, 2019 - 6:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Maya Moore isn't going anywhere. Two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press that she was given the franchise tag by the Minnesota Lynx for the upcoming WNBA season. It's no real surprise that the five-time All-Star won't hit the free-agent market. Moore has helped...
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