Lynx
September 18, 2019
Lynx coach and General Manager Cheryl Reeve will be named the WNBA’s executive of the year Wednesday.

Lynx coach/GM Reeve named WNBA's top basketball executive

Cheryl Reeve rebuilt the roster, after losing much of the starting lineup that had won four of the past seven league titles, and took the team to the playoffs again.
Lynx
September 18, 2019
The Lynx's Napheesa Collier, who was named WNBA Rookie of the Year on Monday, came over to greet some fans.

Rookie of the Year Collier achieves goal she set at season's start

Over the course of 34 games, rookie Napheesa Collier played more minutes than anyone in the WNBA, flipping seamlessly for the Lynx between the two forward positions.
Lynx
September 16, 2019

WNBA Rookie of the Year: the Lynx's Napheesa Collier

The WNBA named Napheesa Collier of the Lynx as Rookie of the Year.
Lynx
September 16, 2019
The Lynx's Napheesa Collier shoots while defended by Los Angeles Sparks' Candace Parker earlier this month.

Lynx's Collier named WNBA Rookie of the Year

Napheesa Collier, taken sixth overall in the draft out of Connecticut, got 29 votes from the panel of 43 sportswriters and sportscasters. Dallas guard Arike Ogunbowale received the other 14 votes.
Lynx
September 13, 2019
Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve.

Reeve: Moore's uncertain status won't have impact on 2020 planning

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve said she doesn't know whether star Maya Moore will return next season, "I know you'd like it to be cut-and-dried, black-and-white, but I'm pretty sure it's not."
Lynx
September 12, 2019
Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore (23) talks with head coach Cheryl Reeve during the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun

Maya Moore's status, Cheryl Reeve's contract top Lynx to-do list

The playoff loss Wednesday ended a season that answered several questions but left plenty more to address in the offseason.
Lynx
September 12, 2019
Seattle's Jewell Loyd, lower right, fends off two Lynx players to get off a shot during the first half of Wednesday's WNBA Western Conference playoff

Guard play disappears as Lynx disappear from WNBA playoffs

The Lynx's starting backcourt of Odyssey Sims and Danielle Robinson was outscored 48-1 by Seattle's backcourt, setting the tone for a season-ending 84-74 defeat at Seattle.
Lynx
September 11, 2019
Napheesa Collier hustled for the rebound during a game against Chicago in May.

Lynx's Collier named Associated Press WNBA Rookie of the Year

Napheesa Collier received eight of the 14 votes by the AP panel, with Dallas guard Arike Ogunbowale getting the other six votes.
Lynx
September 11, 2019

WNBA playoffs preview: Lynx travel to Seattle for one-game showdown

The Lynx and the Storm, who both went 18-16 in the regular season, are meeting in the playoffs for the first time since the Lynx swept a semifinal series in 2013.
Lynx
September 11, 2019
Sylvia Fowles

Lynx need Fowles at her best in WNBA playoffs

Veteran center Sylvia Fowles is the most experienced player who can expect to get major minutes Wednesday. She helped the Lynx win two WNBA titles, winning regular season and league finals MVP in 2017.
Vikings
September 10, 2019
Twin Cities pro playoff drought about to change -- possibly in a big way

Twin Cities pro playoff drought about to change -- possibly in a big way

It’s been more than a year since the last playoff game involving a team from one of Minnesota's major teams, and almost 18 months since a home game. But 2019 is a different story.
Lynx
September 9, 2019
Minnesota Lynx's Odyssey Sims, center, goes up to basket while defended by Los Angeles Sparks' Candace Parker, right, and Riquna Williams during the f

Lynx fall to Sparks, play at Seattle in win-or-go-home playoff

Both the Lynx and Seattle finished 18-16 but the Storm owned the tiebreaker by virtue of winning the season series.
Lynx
September 8, 2019
The Minnesota Lynx's Sylvia Fowles (34) drives on the Connecticut Sun's Jonquel Jones (35) during the first half Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at Target Cente

Fowles signs contract extension with Lynx

Acquired from Chicago during the 2015 season, Fowles helped lead the Lynx to the 2015 and 2017 WNBA Championships; being named the Most Valuable Player in each of those finals.
Lynx
September 8, 2019
Lynx guard Odyssey Sims (shown in an Aug. 16 game vs. Washington).

Sims gives Lynx their winning balance

Lynx guard Odyssey Sims has led her new team in scoring 15 times this season.
Lynx
September 7, 2019

Lynx play at Los Angeles, going for sixth win in a row

The Lynx take a season-high five-game winning streak into the regular-season finale after an 83-69 victory at Phoenix on Friday
Lynx
September 7, 2019
Sylvia Fowles, during a game last month.

Lynx win fifth in a row as Fowles reaches rebounding milestone

Friday night's victory at Phoenix keeps hopes for a Lynx home playoff game alive.
Lynx
September 6, 2019
Odyssey Sims is among the Lynx playing much better lately in fourth quarters.

Lynx have thrived recently by finishing what they started

The Lynx now control their fate for a first-round playoff game at Target Center, which they can wrap up by beating Phoenix tonight and Los Angeles on Sunday.
Lynx
September 5, 2019

Gameday preview: Lynx travel to Phoenix

The Lynx, who have a season-high four-game winning streak, have clinched a playoff spot and are aiming for the sixth seed in the WNBA playoffs.
Lynx
September 4, 2019
Team USA posed for a group photo before Tuesday's match.

Souhan: USWNT, Lynx players support the fight for excellence and better pay

Both teams know that merely winning won't mean they will suddenly begin earning what their male counterparts make, nor will silence. "We're all in this together," Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve said.
Lynx
September 2, 2019
Seimone Augustus might have played her final home game for the Lynx on Sunday if the team doesn't make the playoffs.

Souhan: Lynx star flashes old skills for home fans, perhaps for final time

Seimone Augustus played what might have been her last game at Target Center on Sunday night. If the Lynx can't secure a home playoff game, Augustus might have said her first goodbyes.