WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts

WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts

The WNBA is withdrawing its fines for teams and players that showed support of citizens and police involved in recent shootings by wearing black warmup shirts before and during games.

Lynx head off into Olympic break after victory over Seattle

July 22
The Lynx pulled away to defeated Storm 79-72 for its sixth straight victory, improve to 21-4 and remain a half-game behind Los Angeles for the best record in the WNBA. Up next: A month-long hiatus.

Lynx to play 2017 home games at Xcel Energy Center

July 21
The team will relocate due to the previously announced renovation of Target Center taking place during the summer and early fall of 2017.
Lynx
July 23

WNBA president lauds activism, wishes it was kept off court

WNBA President Lisa Borders applauds the league's players for taking a stance on social issues. She just wishes the activism was kept off the court.
Lynx
July 22

Fowles, Moore help Lynx beat Storm, extend win streak to 6

Maya Moore scored 21 points, Sylvia Fowles had 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 79-72 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.
Lynx
July 21

Gameday preview: Lynx vs. Seattle

It's the final game for both teams before the WNBA takes a month-long break for the Olympics.
Lynx
July 21

WNBA fines 3 teams, players for shirts in wake of shootings

Social activism is coming at a cost for WNBA players.
Wild
July 21

Lynx to play next 2017 in St. Paul while arena is renovated

The Minnesota Lynx are on the move, temporarily.
Lynx
July 21

Lynx knock chip off Atlanta's shoulder with dominant win

Playing a team-high 33 minutes, 6-6 center Sylvia Fowles was a commanding presence inside against a team known for its rugged play.
Lynx
July 20

Lynx 83, Atlanta 65

Lynx vs Atlanta at the Target Center
Lynx
July 20

Lynx limiting starters' minutes to keep them fresher

The average age of players on the Lynx roster is 29, making Minnesota the oldest team in the league. Maya Moore is the only starter under 30.
Lynx
July 20

Lynx within one game of lead after Los Angeles loses second straight

Lynx
July 19

Gameday preview: Lynx vs. Atlanta

The Lynx, winners of four in a row, have not lost to Atlanta in more than two years and own a 12-6 all-time advantage over the Dream.
Lynx
July 19

Connecticut improving despite lack of wins; Sparks rolling

Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller knew his team might struggle in his first season on the bench.
Lynx
July 18

Augustus' OT jumper avoids upset, gives Lynx 98-97 win at Dallas

Maya Moore scored 20 points to lead the Lynx, who led by 15 near the end of the third quarter only to be sent into overtime.
Lynx
July 18

Scoggins: At 34, Lynx star Whalen still improving her game

The former Hutchinson and Gophers star's competitive spirit burns white hot. She believes she still plays at an elite level. Just differently now.
Lynx
July 18

Sparks drop to 20-2 with 17-point loss at Atlanta

The Los Angeles Sparks fell short of the fastest start in WNBA history Sunday when they lost to the Atlanta Dream 91-74.
Lynx
July 17

Augustus, Moore help Lynx beat Wings 98-97 in OT

Seimone Augustus hit a fade-away jumper in the paint with 15.3 seconds left in overtime to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Dallas Wings 98-97 on Sunday night.
Lynx
July 16

Game preview: Lynx at Dallas

The Lynx have beaten Dallas twice this season, by a combined 54 points.
Lynx
July 16

Reusse: Friday night's draw was Lynx basketball, not controversy

Yes, there were probably a few new attendees at Target Center for the Lynx game because players supported Black Lives Matter last week — with "few" being the key word.
Lynx
July 16

Augustus helps gritty Lynx topple New York 88-70

Seimone Augustus returned after a three-game absence with a knee injury and scored 20 points as the Lynx avenged a recent loss to the Liberty at Target Center.
Lynx
July 16

Seattle Storm retire Aussie Lauren Jackson's No. 15 jersey

Lauren Jackson would have loved nothing more than a chance to don her Seattle Storm uniform and play one more time in front of the team's vocal fans.
Lynx
July 15

Augustus scores 20 points in return, Lynx beat Liberty 88-70

Seimone Augustus had 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting in her return from a knee injury, and Maya Moore added 15 to help the Minnesota Lynx cruise to an 88-70 victory over the New York Liberty on Friday night.