Lynx return from break and lose 84-80 in Connecticut

Lynx return from break and lose 84-80 in Connecticut

Reserves wiped out a deficit in second half, but last-place Sun fought back.
Lynx
August 27

Gameday preview: Seattle at Lynx

The Lynx have beaten Seattle in nine of their past 10 games but the Storm just beat Los Angeles on Friday.
Sports
August 26

Wolves, Lynx, Vikings show off new attractions

The Timberwolves and Lynx activated the largest scoreboard in the Upper Midwest and the Vikings showed off their new state-of-the-art interactive experience.
Wolves
August 26

Wolves, Lynx unveil massive new scoreboard at Target Center

Timberwolves general manager and CEO Ethan Casson unveil Target Center's new scoreboard, the largest in the Upper Midwest.
Lynx
August 26

Lynx players ready to resume play after Olympic break

It's been more than a month since the Lynx last played a regular-season game. Players say they are not worries about rust - or fatigue in the case of their five Olympians.
Lynx
August 26

A look ahead: Lynx have nine regular-season games remaining

The Lynx are 21-4, a half-game behind Los Angeles in the Western Conference.
Lynx
August 25

Gameday preview: Lynx at Connecticut

The Lynx were on a hot streak before the hiatus, having won six straight games.
Lynx
August 25

Storm's Stewart leads WNBA jersey sales; Diggins No. 2

Breanna Stewart and the Seattle Storm earned the top spots on the WNBA's list of best-selling jerseys and team merchandise.
Sports
August 25

Spanish Olympian, silver medalist Anna Cruz resigns with Lynx

The guard was an integral part of last season's WNBA championship team, but opted to skip the early part of this year's schedule to prepare for the Olympics.
Lynx
August 25

WNBA president wants teams to have community conversations

Lisa Borders and WNBA players are ready to move forward.
Lynx
August 24

Olympics done, WNBA ready for sprint to the finish

With the Olympics behind it, the WNBA is ready to restart its season after a monthlong break.
Lynx
August 22

Crowd greets Lynx players, coach Reeve in return from Rio Olympics

When the Lynx — players Lindsay Whalen, Seimone Augustus, Maya Moore, Sylvia Fowles and coach Cheryl Reeve — finally did appear, laden with gold medals, the cheer at MSP International Airport was long and loud.
Lynx
August 22

Gallery: Lynx land with their gold medals

Four members of the Lynx and coach Cheryl Reeve arrived at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport from the Rio Olympics wearing their gold medals.
Lynx
August 22

Fans can meet gold medal-winning Lynx at airport Monday evening

Four players and coach Cheryl Reeve return from Rio this evening, and the Lynx want you there to celebrate.
Sports
August 22

Twitter celebrates golden final weekend for Minnesotans at Rio Olympics

Four Lynx standouts, coach Cheryl Reeve, and St. Paul's Gwen Jorgensen all won gold medals in the final days of the Rio Summer Games.
Lynx
August 22
The USA women's basketball team savored the moment during the national anthem after its sixth consecutive gold medal win. Lynx player Lindsey Whalen, front, scored 17 points off the bench in the victory.

Dynasty continues: Whalen's 17 points helps Team USA to another gold medal

The U.S. women are one of the most dominant teams in the modern history of sports with 49 consecutive wins and six Olympic golds in a row. They did not play a fourth quarter in Rio with the outcome in doubt.
Lynx
August 21
The Lynx's Lindsay and the Team USA bench cheers on Diana Taurasi afte...

Souhan: Sacrifices, bonds made U.S. women's basketball journey special

Four Lynx players and their coach earned medals, and the tears and hugs made gold seem like anything but a foregone conclusion.
Wolves
August 20

Smooth operator: Serbian guard Teodosic has NBA-ready game

Watch Milos Teodosic play for a few minutes and familiar names bounce around your basketball brain.
Lynx
August 19
United States' Maya Moore, left, shoots over France's Isabelle Yacoubo...

Three Lynx in double figures as U.S. women advance to gold medal game

Seimone Augustus started in place of injured Sue Bird, and the Americans overcame another slow start to move into Saturday's gold medal game against Spain.
Gophers
August 18

Whalen's mind focused on gold medal, not Rio distractions

Lindsay Whalen dedicated herself to making the U.S. team. She was thrilled to compete in her first Olympics in London, and is no less thrilled to be on the current team that is dominating in Rio.
Lynx
August 17

Close at the half: Moore's 19 points leads US women to 46-point win

Lynx star Maya Moore scored 19 points as Japan made it a game against the U.S. women's basketball team until the Americans found their groove.