Lynx Looking For Team Effort To Bounce Back In Game 2It is the game that can turn the series in either direction for either team. The Minnesota Lynx host the Indiana Fever in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals Tuesday night at Target Center. So how do you bounce back from a disappointing game one?
Lynx Drop Game 1 Of WNBA Finals To Indiana, 75-69Briann January had 19 points and six assists and the Indiana Fever stole home-court advantage in the WNBA Finals with a 75-69 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in Game 1 on Sunday.
Lynx Focused On Winning Title, Not Revenge On FeverMinnesota Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve and Timberwolves' interim head coach Sam Mitchell chatted as their practices overlapped Thursday. It was a good problem to have because it means the Lynx are in the finals. "No matter what, it's just one more opponent we're getting ready for. This is it, and this is where we were trying to get to and we're here," Reeve said.
WNBA: Last-Second Foul On Mercury Shouldn't Have Been CalledA last-second foul that sent Maya Moore to the line for the winning free throw in the Western Conference finals should never have been called, the WNBA said Monday.
Maya Moore Carries Lynx To WNBA FinalsMaya Moore stole an inbounds pass with 2 seconds left, was fouled by Noelle Quinn and made a free throw to give Minnesota a 72-71 victory over the Phoenix Mercury on Sunday, sending the Lynx to the WNBA Finals with a two-game sweep in the Western Conference series.
Moore's 19 Points Lead Lynx Past Mercury 67-60Maya Moore scored 19 points and Rebekkah Brunson had a franchise playoff-record 19 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 67-60 victory over the Phoenix Mercury in the opener of the Western Conference finals Thursday night. Seimone Augustus added 14 points for Minnesota, which trailed early, but used a big second quarter run to take over the game and led throughout the second half.
Balanced Lynx Top Parker, Sparks To Advance To West FinalsMaya Moore had 20 points and eight rebounds to help the balanced Minnesota Lynx advance to the Western Conference finals with a 91-80 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 3 of the conference semifinals Tuesday night.
Parker Lifts Sparks To 81-71 Win Over Lynx, Forces Game 3Candace Parker scored 25 points to lead the Sparks to an 81-71 win against the top-seeded Minnesota Lynx in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals Sunday.
Moore Scores Career Playoff-High 33 To Lead Lynx Past SparksMaya Moore scored a career playoff-high 33 points to help the top-seeded Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 67-65 Friday night in the opener of their Western Conference semifinals series.
Lynx Gearing Up To Host Los Angeles In 1st Round Of PlayoffsThe Minnesota Lynx are gearing up to host the Los Angeles Sparks in the first round of the WNBA playoffs. Game One tips off Friday at 8 p.m. at Target Center.
Storm Beat Short-Handed Lynx 78-64Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 16 points and the Seattle Storm beat the Minnesota Lynx 78-64 on Friday night.
Moore Scores 20, Lynx Clinch West's Top Playoff SpotMaya Moore had 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 73-67 on Tuesday night to secure the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference playoffs for the fourth time in five seasons.