Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike, left, blocks a shot by Minnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles during the first half of a WNBA basketball game

Sparks build big lead, send Lynx to eighth loss in 11 games

The Los Angeles Sparks continued their recent dominance over the Lynx, beating them 81-71 on Tuesday night.
Lynx
August 21

Parker, Gray help Sparks beat Lynx for 9th straight home win

Candace Parker had 20 points and 10 rebounds for her third double-double, Chelsea Gray added 17 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-71 on Tuesday night.
Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen fielded questions after she announced her retirement during a press conference at Mayo Square, Monday, June 13, 20
Whalen retires End of one era; beginning of another
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Lindsay Whalen is retiring after 14 years of playing in the WNBA and is about to start her rookie season of coaching the University of Minnesota women's basketball team.
Lynx
August 20

Sparks beat Lynx 81-71 for 9th straight home win

Candace Parker had 20 points and 10 rebounds for her third double-double, Chelsea Gray added 17 points, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 81-71 on Tuesday night.
Lynx
August 20

Aces close on 6-0 run, beat Mercury 84-79 in overtime

Liz Cambage had 19 points and 15 rebounds, A'ja Wilson scored 19 points in her return from injury, and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Phoenix Mercury 84-79 in overtime on Tuesday night.
Lynx
August 20

Charles climbs blocks, field goals lists, Liberty beat Fever

Tina Charles had 23 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks to help the New York Liberty beat the Indiana Fever 82-76 on Tuesday night.
Lindsay Whalen (13) and Sylvia Fowles (34) celebrated after Fowles scored and was fouled on the play in the fourth quarter.
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Lynx
August 20

DeShields scores 17 as Sky beat Dream 87-83

Diamond DeShields led five Chicago starters in double figures with 17 points, helping the Sky beat the Atlanta Dream 87-83 on Tuesday night.
Lynx
August 20

WNBA playoff picture clearing up, Aces, Sun Mystics clinch

The WNBA playoff picture is slowly coming into focus. With a few weeks left in the season it seems there are three teams in contention…
Lynx
August 19

Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury.
Lynx
August 19
Lynx guard Odyssey Sims (shown in an Aug. 16 game vs. Washington) scored 30 points on 11-for-14 shooting, but Minnesota fell to the Storm 82-74 in Sea

Sims scores 30, but Lynx fall to Storm

Odyssey Sims made 11 of 14 shots from the field, but Seattle's balanced scoring more than offset her burst.
Lynx
August 18

Mystics break WNBA record with 18 threes, top Fever 107-68

Elena Delle Donne scored 25 points and hit three of Washington's WNBA-record 18 3-pointers in the Mystics' 107-68 victory over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.
Lynx
August 18

Balanced attack leads Storm to 82-74 win over Lynx

Jordin Canada scored 14 points to and the Seattle Storm never trailed in an 82-74 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday.
Lynx
August 18

Wilson returns, scores 25 points to help Aces beat Sky

A'ja Wilson returned from a nine-game absence to score 25 points off the bench, Liz Cambage had 23 points and 10 rebounds and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Chicago Sky 100-85 on Sunday night.
Lynx
August 18

Bonner has 30 points, 10 rebounds; Mercury beat Liberty

DeWanna Bonner scored 17 of her 30 points in the fourth quarter and had 10 rebounds to help the Phoenix Mercury beat New York 78-72 on Sunday, extending the Liberty's losing streak to eight games.
Lynx
August 18

Jones, Sun beat Wings 78-68, clinch playoff spot

Courtney Williams scored 18 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Dallas Wings 78-68 on Sunday to clinch a playoff berth.
Lynx
August 18

Mystics break WNBA record with 18 3s, beat Fever 107-68

Elena Delle Donne scored 25 points and hit three of Washington's WNBA-record 18 3-pointers in the Mystics' 107-68 victory over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.
Golf
August 18

Inaugural Aurora Games ready to kick off in Albany, NY

When former UCLA gymnastics coach Valorie Kondos Field was asked to be part of the inaugural Aurora Games, she jumped at the chance. Celebrating the female athlete is right up her alley.
Lynx
August 17
Storm forward Natasha Howard shot over Mystics center Emma Meesseman on Wednesday.

Lynx-Seattle game preview

After recent close defeats to WNBA powers, both teams come in hungry.
Lynx
August 17
Seattle star Sue Bird, center, walked onto the court with reserves before a game in June.

Sue Bird doesn't want to admit it, but Storm star isn't likely to return from knee injury this season

The prospects of Sue Bird returning from arthroscopic left knee surgery and leading the slumping Storm on a late playoff push are fading and virtually nonexistent at this point.
Lynx
August 17
Lynx forward Damiris Dantas tried to stay with Mystics star Elena Delle Donne on Friday at Target Center. It wasn’t easy.

Better effort still not good enough for Lynx vs. Mystics

The Lynx battled hard until Washington pulled away late.
Lynx
August 16

Sun rally late to stun Storm

Shekinna Stricklen scored 24 points and made a pair of free throws with 4.3 seconds left to help the Connecticut Sun rally from a late seven-point deficit and beat the Seattle Storm 79-78 on Friday night.
Lynx
August 16

Bonner leads Mercury over Dream 77-68

DeWanna Bonner had 27 points and 13 rebounds to help the short-handed Phoenix Mercury snap a three-game skid with a 77-68 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Friday night.