The Lynx had reached the playoffs only two other times since their first season in 1999:

Year Record Achievement

2011 27-7 Won title

2010 13-21 fifth in West

2009 14-20 fifth in West

2008 16-18 sixth in West

2007 10-24 sixth in West

2006 10-24 seventh in West

2005 14-20 sixth in West

2004 18-16 first-round playoff loss

2003 18-16 first-round playoff loss

2002 10-22 eighth in West

2001 12-20 sixth in West

2000 15-17 sixth in West

1999 15-17 fifth in West