Whalen

Lindsay Whalen coaching the Gophers
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November 10, 2018 - 7:32 am
"Hey, that was pretty fun!" First-year Gopher women's basketball coach Lindsay Whalen received a rousing cheer from a packed house at Williams Arena when she took the microphone at midcourt following Friday's 70-47 win over New Hampshire. It was Whalen's first game leading the program that she...
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Gopher coach Lindsay Whalen
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November 09, 2018 - 4:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota has a first team all-conference player coming back with Kenisha Bell, along with Big Ten Freshman of the Year award winner Destiny Pitts and four of the top five scorers from a team that finished 24-9 last season and won an NCAA Tournament game. When the Gophers start...
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November 08, 2018 - 2:27 pm
New Gopher women’s basketball coach Lindsay Whalen told WCCO's Roshini Rajkumar that tomorrow night is the first chance for her team to show they have the same characteristics she did as a player. "This position is something I never want to take for granted, and I want to work extremely hard every...
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August 20, 2018 - 4:45 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Lindsay Whalen scored 10 points in the final regular-season home game of her career, Sylvia Fowles set the WNBA season record for rebounds and the Lynx closed the regular season with a 88-83 victory over the Washington Mystics on Sunday night. A crowd of 13,013 packed Target...
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August 18, 2018 - 6:54 am
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - Jonquel Jones made five 3-points and scored 26 points, Alyssa Thomas had 18 points, eight rebounds and eight assists and the Connecticut Sun beat the Lynx 96-79 on Friday night. The loss dropped the Lynx to the number 7 seed in the WNBA playoffs. They wrap up their regular...
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August 13, 2018 - 9:36 am
Hometown hero Lindsay Whalen is retiring from her professional basketball career. “I would like to thank the WNBA, the Connecticut Sun, and the Minnesota Lynx for believing in me all of these years," said Whalen, who will finish out this season and participate in the WNBA playoffs. "I look forward...
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July 14, 2018 - 7:26 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kayla McBride had 24 points, a career-high tying nine assists and seven rebounds to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the Lynx 85-77 on Friday night for their fourth straight win. Lindsay Whalen had a season-high 22 points, including three 3-pointers, with six rebounds and five...
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