With Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury in town Saturday night, anything less than a primo effort will mean trouble for the Lynx.
Why has coming up with a plan to upgrade Target Center been such a colossal drag and drain on everybody’s time and energy?
After the WNBA made an initial splash in the late 1990s, the league has lost ground in terms of its public profile. The problem, players say, is not the on-court product.
It wasn’t all court rooms and concussions. A look at the stories from the past year that didn’t make us feel cynical about sports.
“We’re not going to be a team that pushes the panic button because we didn’t get to the finals,” said coach Cheryl Reeve.
The Lynx aren’t assuming they’ll be the first team since the Houston Comets to reach four consecutive league finals. And they shouldn’t be.
The team begins its WNBA title defense Thursday night, with game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the San Antonio Stars.
The playoffs begin next Thursday with best-of-three conference semifinals. And the Lynx don’t look ready.
Will Becky Hammon, hired this week by the San Antonio Spurs, be the first of several women to land NBA assistant jobs in the next few years?
If you’re going to watch one Minnesota Lynx game this year, this is it.
The Minnesota Lynx star is the WNBA’s Michael Jordan, and after a 48-point performance, there are few arguments.
The 17-6 Lynx, already jelling despite numerous injuries, get a big boost from a badly needed inside presence.
With several starters injured, Minnesota’s survivors are asked to do more, and are. But it comes at a painful price.
A sore knee puts the WNBA champs’ ‘Ms. Reliable’ out for at least two games — a consequence of a lower-paid sport where off-seasons don’t really exist.
Plagued by a weak bench, the WNBA champs cut back-up point guard Lindsey Moore and try to integrate Nadirah McKenith on the fly.
Building couldn’t host game until 2021 at the earliest; WNBA All-Star game possible. Also: Augustus’ knee hobbles Lynx.
WASHINGTON — The Lynx were making their second trip to the White House is three years.
The WNBA champs missed seeing the President on the hardwood two years ago, but they savor their return chance.
Welcome to the WNBA championship team without the perks … well, players do get the miles.
The WNBA’s leading scorer and Lynx superstar raises her game on the other end of the court.