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Lynx Happy To See August End After Struggling This Month

The Minnesota Lynx came into the season as the prohibitive favorite to win their third WNBA championship in five seasons. Acquiring Olympian Sylvia Fowles in late July did nothing to change that.

08/31/2015

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Moore, Fowles Lead Lynx To 71-61 Win Over Mercury

Maya Moore scored 28 points and Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and 13 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 71-61 on Sunday night. Renee Montgomery had 15 points for the Lynx (20-10), who now lead Phoenix by three games in the Western Conference.

08/30/2015

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Prince, Charles Lead New York To 81-68 Win Over Minnesota

Epiphanny Prince scored 22 points and the New York Liberty clinched their first playoff berth in three seasons with an 81-68 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Friday night.

08/28/2015

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Workout With The Lynx, Watch Them Face Phoenix Sunday

For fans, now is the chance to step on the home court at the Target Center. The Minnesota Lynx have teamed up with a Minneapolis gym, Alchemy, to help you stay fit. In the process, fans will get a ticket to Sunday’s game against the Phoenix Mercury.

08/26/2015

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Mercury Beat Lynx, 79-67, Clinch Playoff Berth

DeWanna Bonner scored 21 points, Brittney Griner added 10 points, 11 rebounds and six blocked shots and the Phoenix Mercury clinched a playoff berth with a 79-67 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday night.

08/23/2015

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Moore Keys Minnesota Lynx’s 78-61 Win Over San Antonio Stars

Maya Moore scored 10 of her 18 points during a 19-0 run in the third quarter when the Minnesota Lynx outscored the San Antonio Stars 25-9 en route to a 78-61 victory Friday night.

08/21/2015

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Lawson Scores 20 Points, Washington Beats Minnesota 79-61

Kara Lawson scored 20 points and the Washington Mystics beat the Minnesota Lynx 79-61 on Wednesday night.

08/19/2015

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Latta Scores 20 Points, Mystics Beat Lynx 77-69

Sylvia Fowles scored 15 points for Minnesota (18-7), which had its three-game winning streak snapped. Lindsay Whalen added 13 points, and Maya Moore, averaging 21.5 points, had 12 on 4-of-15 shooting.

08/16/2015

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Moore, Fowles Rally Minnesota Lynx Past Atlanta Dream 84-82

Maya Moore scored 22 of her season-high 36 points in the second half and the Minnesota Lynx overcame a 16-point deficit to beat the Atlanta Dream 84-82 on Friday night.

08/14/2015

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Lynx Surge In Third Quarter To Come Back, Beat Stars 83-76

Maya Moore matched a season-high with 32 points and the Minnesota Lynx clinched a playoff spot with an 83-76 victory over the San Antonio Stars on Tuesday night.

08/11/2015

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Minnesota Pulls Away From Sparks For A 72-64 Victory

Maya Moore scored 20 points Sylvia Fowles added 15 and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 72-64 on Sunday night to snap a two-game losing streak.

08/09/2015

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Bonner Sets Single-Season Free Throw Record In Mercury’s Win Over Lynx

DeWanna Bonner scored 15 points, setting the WNBA’s single-season free throw record with 59 straight, and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Minnesota Lynx 73-66 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory.

08/08/2015

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Parker Has 18 Points, 13 Rebounds In 1st Home Game

Candace Parker had 18 points, 13 rebounds, five assists and four steals in her first home game and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 83-61 on Tuesday night for their third straight win.

08/04/2015

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Maya Moore Named Western Conference Player Of The Month

As the Minnesota Lynx keep winning, Maya Moore keeps piling up the WNBA awards. The Lynx forward was named the WNBA’s Western Conference Player of the Month for July. It’s her first player of the month award this season and the sixth of her career.

08/04/2015

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Moore Keys Minnesota Lynx Win Over Tulsa Shock 86-80

Maya Moore scored 16 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and Sylvia Fowles added 19 points to lead the Minnesota Lynx to an 86-80 win over Tulsa on Saturday night.

08/01/2015

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Moore Leads Minnesota Lynx Past Atlanta Dream, 86-70

Maya Moore scored 21 points, the 10th straight game the All-Star MVP has had at least 20 points, and grabbed 10 rebounds to help the fast-starting Minnesota Lynx cruise to an 86-70 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Friday night.

07/31/2015

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Moore, Lynx Spoil Candace Parker’s Season Debut

Maya Moore scored 27 points and Lindsay Whalen had 24 to help the Minnesota Lynx hold off the Los Angeles Sparks 82-76 on Wednesday night, spoiling the season debut of two-time MVP Candace Parker.

07/29/2015

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Lynx Add Fowles For Stretch Run In WNBA Title Race

Minnesota’s window for another WNBA championship is still open. That’s why they worked so hard to acquire Sylvia Fowles. That’s why she wanted to play for the Lynx.

07/28/2015

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Lynx Sign Forward, Former Gopher Shae Kelley

The Minnesota Lynx announced Tuesday they signed forward and former University of Minnesota star Shae Kelley to a seven-day contract.

07/28/2015

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Lynx Acquire Center Sylvia Fowles In Blockbuster Trade

A source told WCCO that the Minnesota Lynx has acquired center Sylvia Fowles, considered one of the best low-post players in the league, in a three-team trade that also includes Atlanta.

07/27/2015

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Moore Leads West To 117-112 Win Over The East

Maya Moore scored a record 30 points to lead the West to a 117-112 victory over the East on Saturday. She had eight straight points in the final 2 minutes to turn a one-point deficit into a 113-106 advantage for the West.

07/25/2015

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Little, Sun End Six-Game Skid, Beat Lynx 78-77 In Overtime

Camille Little hit a jumper, scoring her only points of the game, with 8 seconds left to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Minnesota Lynx 78-77 in overtime on Wednesday, ending a six-game losing streak.

07/22/2015

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Lynx’s Whalen Makes All-Star Reserves

Sue Bird is back for another WNBA All-Star Game, and Plenette Pierson is joining her for the first time. And Minnesota’s Lindsay Whalen has made the All-Star Reserves.

07/21/2015

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Lynx Acquire G Renee Montgomery In Trade

The Minnesota Lynx announced Monday they traded injured guard Monica Wright to the Seattle Storm for guard Renee Montgomery and a 2016 second round draft pick. Montgomery was originally drafted by the Lynx in 2009 with the No. 4 overall pick.

07/20/2015

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Lynx F Maya Moore Named Western Conference Player Of The Week

The WNBA announced Monday that Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has been named the league’s Player of the Week in the Western Conference. It’s the second time this season and the 12th time in her career she’s been named a Player of the Week.

07/20/2015

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