WHERE WILL THEY GO?
All 11 of the Lynx players are expected to play overseas this winter, where players' salaries usually are double or more what WNBA players earn. Here is where the Lynx are scattering to and their contract status for next season:
Signed for 2012
G Seimone Augustus: Playing for Sparta and K in Vidnoye, Russia near Moscow. Signed for next two years.
F Rebekkah Brunson: Playing for Nadezhda in Orenburg, Russia. Signed for next three years.
C/F Amber Harris: Playing for Besiktas near Istanbul, Turkey. Signed for next three years.
G Maya Moore: Playing for Ros Casares in Valencia, Spain. Signed for next two years.
G Lindsay Whalen: Playing for USK Praha in Prague, Czech Republic. Signed multiyear contract at end of 2010 season.
G Monica Wright: Playing for Botas in Adana,Turkey. Signed for next two years.
Unsigned for 2012
C Jessica Adair: Playing for Tarsus, Turkey. A reserve player. The Lynx have exclusive negotiating rights for now.
G Alexis Hornbuckle: Overseas team undecided. Last played for Tarsus, Turkey. Restricted free agent.
F Charde Houston: Overseas team undecided. Last played for Elizur Ramla, Israel in 2010-11. Restricted free agent.
C Taj McWilliams-Franklin: Overseas team undecided. Last played for Spartak Moscow in 2010-11. Unrestricted free agent.
G Candice Wiggins: Overseas team undecided. Last played for Athinaikos in Athens, Greece in 2009-10. Restricted free agent.