When Lynx GM and coach Cheryl Reeve was asked what the team needed to add for the 2021 season, she answered quickly: Defense in general and defensive

Reeve likes Lynx roster, but WNBA could be stronger than ever next season

The Lynx will have to improve to keep pace with a league that — with several star players expected to return — might be the deepest in its history next season.
Lynx
October 20

Leslie pushes hard for change, 30 years after her first encounter with inequity

Lisa Leslie, a two-time WNBA champion with the Sparks and four-time Olympic gold medalist, is part of three voting rights groups -- LeBron James' More Than a Vote, Hoopers Vote and Rock the Vote -- with less than a month before the election.
Lynx
October 15

On precipice of becoming one of WNBA's great dynasties, here's how Seattle got there

Seattle made a mockery of the postseason while compiling a perfect 6-0 record, winning by an average of 15.3 points and its playoff dominance with a 92-59 rout over No. 1 Las Vegas in the most lopsided victory in Finals history.
Lynx
October 14

Dallas Wings fire coach Agler after missing playoffs

Brian Agler, who had one year left on his contract, came to the Wings in 2018 and led the team to an 8-14 mark this past season.
Wolves
October 14
LeBron James (23) of the Lakers is silhouetted during introductions before Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat on Sunday in Lake Buena Vis

Souhan: LeBron is the greatest ... for these strange, polarized times

Two players rose above all others in the Florida bubbles: Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm and James. Both led their teams to championships. Both could at some point be regarded as the best to ever play the game.
Lynx
October 12
Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart celebrates after the team won basketball's WNBA Championship on Tuesday

Stewart and Storm could be poised to win more WNBA titles

Breanna Stewart and the Seattle Storm never really got a chance to defend their 2018 championship because of key injuries. If the team can stay healthy next year, it wouldn't be a surprise to see the Storm contend for a third championship in four years
Lynx
October 10

Sky Blue closes out fall series with 3-1 win over Chicago

Paige Monaghan scored two goals and Sky Blue capped the National Women's Soccer League fall series with a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Red Stars on Saturday.
Lindsay Whalen (13) and Sylvia Fowles (34) celebrated after Fowles scored and was fouled on the play in the fourth quarter.
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Lynx
October 9

Mike Anthony: UConn's Breanna Stewart and Sue Bird, WNBA champions after missing last season with injuries, are as resilient as they are brilliant

HARTFORD, Conn. _ It was easy enough to appreciate the moment Tuesday night, seeing Breanna Stewart and Sue Bird clinch and celebrate a WNBA championship.They…
Lynx
October 8

Former WNBA star Cappie Pondexter arrested for battery

Former WNBA star Cappie Pondexter was arrested on suspicion of battery Tuesday as part of a citizen's arrest in Los Angeles, police said.
Lynx
October 8

Former WNBA star Cappie Pondexter found after she was feared missing

Cappie Pondexter has gone AWOL twice and arrested in the span of a week, but has since been found safe.The former WNBA and Liberty legend…
Lynx
October 8

Sue Bird just collected her fourth WNBA championship with the Storm. Even she can't quite believe it.

SEATTLE _ The side-eyed glance and the wry smile said it all."Oh, here she comes," Sue Bird said during a postgame interview announcing the arrival…
Lynx
October 7

Liberty's Sabrina Ionescu looks forward to getting redo after lost rookie season

NEW YORK _ Sabrina Ionescu will get a "do over" next season.Ionescu _ who was forced to miss all but two and a half games…
Lynx
October 7
The Seattle Storm posed for a team photo after winning the WNBA Championship Tuesday in Bradenton, Fla.

Stewart leads Seattle to 2nd WNBA title in 3 years

Breanna Stewart and Sue Bird helped Seattle finish off a dominant season with another championship, beating Las Vegas by 33 points for a series sweep.
Wolves
October 7
Timberwolves players, coaches, and staffers listened to Jeanelle Austin, left, as she explained and interpreted the George Floyd memorial site for the

Day of outreach: Wolves, Lynx visit Floyd memorial, help register voters

The Wolves have held other voter registration events in Minneapolis, their way of putting words spoken since George Floyd's death into action.
Lynx
October 6

Storm complete sweep of Aces to capture fourth WNBA title

The dynasty question came up at the start of the WNBA postseason and it was obvious, Sue Bird didn't want to reveal her true thoughts…
Lynx
October 6
Seattle guard Sue Bird set up a play during the second half of Game 2 of the WNBA Finals against Las Vegas on Sunday in Bradenton, Fla.

Ageless Sue Bird has Storm one win away from 4th title

Sue Bird is playing some of her best basketball during this year's WNBA playoffs as she nears a milestone birthday, joining the likes of Tom…
Lynx
October 5
Lynx forward Napheesa Collier goes up for a shot in front of Seattle forward Natasha Howard.

Lynx's Collier makes all-WNBA second team

Lynx forward Napheesa Collier made the all-WNBA second team, the league announced Sunday at halftime of Game 2 of the league finals.
Lynx
October 4

Stewart, Bird help Storm rout Aces; go up 2-0 in WNBA Finals

Breanna Stewart and a record-setting unselfish offense have the Seattle Storm on the verge of another WNBA championship,
Lynx
October 3
Las Vegas Aces head coach Bill Laimbeer reacts as he walks off the court while the Seattle Storm celebrate after defeating the Aces in Game 1

Aces hope for winning hand in Game 2 of WNBA Finals

Bill Laimbeer has usually found ways for his team to bounce back after they've been routed in playoff games. His squads have gone 9-1 in…
Lynx
October 3

Yokoyama's goal gives Spirit a 1-0 win over Sky Blue

Kumi Yokoyama scored in the 50th minute for the Washington Spirit in a 1-0 victory over Sky Blue in a National Women's Soccer League fall series match on Saturday.
Lynx
October 2

Sue Bird sets WNBA assist record in finals game

Sue Bird set a standard for assists in the WNBA Finals.