Cheryl Reeve

Women coaching men? Is that a job for Cheryl Reeve?

The door is opening very slowly for women to coach men's basketball teams. What needs to happen for that to become a more common occurrence?
Gophers
1:07am

Minnesota Scene: Whalen hires Thibault-DuDonis as assistant coach

Carly Thibault-DuDonis was hired as a Gophers women's basketball assistant coach, giving new coach Lindsay Whalen an assistant who coached in the past two NCAA championship games for Mississippi State.
Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore, of the Western Conference, holds up a trophy after being named most valuable player as teammates cheer behind after the W
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Gophers
April 23

Whalen hires Roysland as assistant on new Gophers staff

New Minnesota women's basketball coach Lindsay Whalen has hired former teammate Kelly Roysland as an assistant.
Lynx
April 17

Lynx sign five, including Wagner

The Lynx signed their two WNBA draft picks and three free agents.
Lynx
April 16
WNBA All-Star game tickets on sale

WNBA All-Star game tickets on sale

Lynx forward Maya Moore will try to defend her WNBA All-Star MVP title when the game comes to Minneapolis in July.
Gophers
April 13

Whalen starts dual duty as Gophers welcome all-time great

Lindsay Whalen took the stage in the middle of Minnesota's Williams Arena where she once wowed crowds with slick passing and fearless shooting, wearing a gray suit and the typical laid-back off-the-court demeanor that has helped make her one of the most approachable and popular sports stars in the state.
Gophers
April 13
Lindsay Whalen will return to Williams Arena this fall to lead the U women’s basketball team from the sideline.

Lindsay Whalen to coach Gophers — and play for Lynx

As part of Lindsay Whalen's agreement to become head coach, she will continue to play for the Lynx. Whalen led the Gophers to the NCAA Final Four in 2004.
Gophers
April 13
Gophers guard Carlie Wagner was drafted by the Lynx on Thursday night.

'Dream come true' for Gophers' Wagner drafted by Lynx

The Lynx were active in Thursday night's WNBA draft, picking up Gophers guard Carlie Wagner and trading for a 6-3 forward from Gonzaga.
Lynx
April 13

WNBA draft round-by-round selections

South Carolina's A'ja Wilson was the top pick by Las Vegas.
Gophers
April 13

Lynx teammates, coach endorse Whalen's hiring by Gophers

Gophers players excited over new coach, too, Wagner says.
Lynx
April 12

A'ja Wilson top pick of WNBA draft by Las Vegas Aces

A'ja Wilson is thrilled for the chance to head to Las Vegas.
Gophers
April 12
Can Whalen really play for the Lynx while coaching the Gophers?

Can Whalen really play for the Lynx while coaching the Gophers?

WNBA players have simultaneously held college coaching positions in the past, including some as head coaches. Perhaps the most notable example is former WNBA great Dawn Staley.
Gophers
April 12
Sophia Reeves, 10, of Cloquet, held her hand over her heart during the National Anthem while holding a cutout of Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen's (13) face

Does Whalen's star power outweigh her lack of coaching experience?

Every time Lindsay Whalen touched the ball, every time she took a shot, the crowd nearly blew the roof off at Williams Arena during the WNBA Finals.
Gophers
April 12
Lynx point guard Lindsay Whalen.

Does Gophers job description leave door open for Whalen?

The Gophers have launched the search for a new women's basketball coach, with a job posting allowing for no previous coaching experience.
Gophers
April 12
Minnesota's Carlie Wagner hopes to hear her name called on Thursday, WNBA's draft night

Wagner to Lynx? Gophers star hopes to hear name called in WNBA draft

Predicting where Carlie Wagner will be drafted or if she will at all is difficult. But her growth during four years with the Gophers put her in position to have this opportunity
Lynx
April 12
Lynx guard Alexis Jones.may played a bigger role in her second WNBA season.

Roster close to set, Lynx looking to draft for camp competition

The Lynx have two picks in the second round – No. 17 and No. 24 – and the final pick in the third round, 36th overall.
Lynx
April 11

2018 WNBA draft: Lynx draft order, TV, time, top prospects

Details about Thursday's WNBA draft, including top players and more.
Gophers
April 9
Frese left, Stollings left ... might Whalen come back?

Frese left, Stollings left ... might Whalen come back?

The former Gophers star and Lynx point guard will be mentioned as a candidate to succeed Stollings as Gophers women's basketball coach. The timing might not be perfect, but it seldom is.
Wolves
April 5

New game in town: NBA tips off NBA 2K League with draft

Dimez slipped on his draft hat, shook hands with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, and began life as the No. 1 pick in the draft.
Lynx
April 4
Minnesota guard Rachel Banham (1) dribbles the ball past Rutgers guard Tyler Scaife (3) during the 2015-16 season. Scaife was "taken" by the Lynx in a

WNBA mock draft: And the Lynx take with their two picks...

The Lynx have two picks in the second round of next week's WNBA draft. Here's a look at who may go where, according to a poll of coaches and general managers.
April 1
FILE - In this June 16, 2016, file photo, New York Liberty associate head coach Katie Smith watches from the bench during the first half of a WNBA bas

Ex-Lynx player Katie Smith thrilled to be part of Hall of Fame class

Katie Smith has been running around the women's Final Four all weekend, serving as the unofficial hostess of the sport's biggest event.