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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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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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Cheryl Reeve
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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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Dan Cook
July 25, 2018 - 1:34 pm
Minneapolis and the Minnesota Lynx are hosting the WNBA All-Star Game on Saturday. Lynx GM and Head Coach Cheryl Reeve is excited to be part of it even if she’s not coaching in the game itself. “For me this year, I have a chance to kind of be around more,” Reeve told John Hines, “I’ll be at the...
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