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Mystics Stun Lynx 85-80

Ivory Latta scored 17 of her 24 points in the second half and Monique Currie had 23 as the Washington Mystics fended off Minnesota’s fourth quarter rally and beat the Lynx 85-80 on Saturday night. Currie scored 18 in the first half and combined with Latta to shoot 17 for 26 on field goals for the Mystics (3-1), who won only five games last season. Coupled with Friday’s 66-62 victory at Connecticut,

06/08/2013

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Moore Scores 22 In Lynx Win

Maya Moore scored 22 points and Seimone Augustus added 19 to lead the Minnesota Lynx to an easy 99-79 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Thursday night. Lindsay Whalen had 10 assists for the Lynx (2-0), who finished with 30, and Amber Harris added a career high 18 points off the bench.

06/06/2013

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Moore, Augustus Lead Lynx To 90-74 Win Over Sun

Maya Moore scored 26 points and Seimone Augustus added 20 as the Minnesota Lynx opened the season with a 90-74 victory over the Connecticut Sun on Saturday night. Moore and Augustus combined to shoot 20 for 32 from the floor for the Lynx (1-0), who shot 50 percent. Kara Lawson made five 3-pointers and finished with 22 points for the Sun (1-2).

06/01/2013

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Lynx Get Late Start To Season

The Lynx open their season Saturday night. Finally. By a quirk in the schedule, they’re the last to get going. Half the teams in the WNBA have already played twice, including Saturday’s opponent – Connecticut. No matter how many games you play, there’s nothing like an opening night, says Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen.

06/01/2013

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Lynx Hungry After WNBA Finals Loss

Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve would find herself walking through the aisles at her grocery store this offseason when she would be recognized by a fan.

05/22/2013

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Lynx Waive Jacki Gemelos, Janessa Jeffery

The Minnesota Lynx announced Wednesday they’ve waived Jacki Gemelos and Janeesa Jeffery as the squad trims is roster before the start of the regular season. The move means the Lynx is currently at 12 players, needing to cut one more from the roster by 4 p.m. Thursday.

05/22/2013

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ACL Tears Behind Her, Gemelos Chases Place In WNBA

Jacki Gemelos has a sharp 3-point shot and a deft passing touch to offer the Minnesota Lynx as they set the 11-player roster for this season.

05/16/2013

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Augustus Looking Forward To Minnesota Wedding

It looks like Seimone Augustus could get her Minnesota wedding after all. The Minnesota Lynx star has been planning to marry fiancée LaTaya Varner, but she wasn’t sure she would be able to do it in her adopted home state because gay marriage was not legal.

05/10/2013

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Maya Moore Leaving Mark On Chinese Basketball

Maya Moore has excelled everywhere she’s played, winning championships from college to the WNBA and Europe. Now she’s leaving her mark on the Chinese women’s basketball league.

12/13/2012

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WNBA Runner-Up Lynx Give Coach Contract Extension

The Minnesota Lynx have signed coach Cheryl Reeve to a multiyear contract extension.

12/06/2012

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Fever Beat Lynx, Win 1st WNBA Title

Tamika Catchings finally has the only title that was missing from her incredible basketball resume — a WNBA championship.

10/21/2012

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Fever Look To Close Out WNBA Finals In Game 4

With the Indiana Fever one win away from their first WNBA championship, Tamika Catchings is making sure her teammates don’t get ahead of themselves.

10/20/2012

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Cheryl Reeve’s Passion For The Game

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve got upset over a call of a foul on Lindsey Whalen.

10/19/2012

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Lynx’s Augustus Speaks Out Against Marriage Amendment

Seimone Augustus has always preferred to stay out of the public eye even as her basketball career has taken her to the heights of an Olympic gold medal and a WNBA championship.

10/15/2012

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Lynx Look To Repeat As WNBA Champs Vs. Fever

For most of the Minnesota Lynx’s existence, getting to the playoffs was challenge enough. Now they’re going for their second straight championship.

10/13/2012

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Lynx’s Augustus: Issue With Roseville Police Is Resolved

Minnesota Lynx star Seimone Augustus didn’t hide her displeasure with police in suburban Minneapolis earlier this week when she took to Twitter to criticize what she felt was an unfair traffic stop.

10/10/2012

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Lynx PG Augustus Tweets About Roseville Police Incident

For the second year in a row, the Minnesota Lynx will advance to the WNBA Finals. As the team is celebrating a big win, one player had her festivities cut short.

10/08/2012

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Lynx Edge Sparks 80-79 To Reach WNBA Finals

Simon Augustus scored 21 points, Maya Moore added 20 and the Minnesota Lynx held off the Los Angeles Sparks 80-79 on Sunday, advancing to the WNBA finals to defend their title.

10/07/2012

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Lynx, Sun Open WNBA Playoffs As Favorites

A year ago, the Minnesota Lynx opened the WNBA playoffs in an unfamiliar position after setting the franchise record for wins and making the team’s first postseason appearance since 2004. The experience of winning the title has the defending champions in a much different mindset this time.

09/26/2012

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Maya Moore Leads Lynx Past Fever, 86-79

Maya Moore made five her six 3-pointers in the third quarter to tie the WNBA record and had a career-high 29 points in the Minnesota Lynx’s 86-79 victory over the Indiana Fever on Monday night.

09/17/2012

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Lynx To Be Honored At White House Next Week

The Minnesota Lynx will be honored at the White House by President Barack Obama next week for their 2011 WNBA title.

09/13/2012

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Lynx Playoff Tickets Go On Sale Friday

Coming off a 2011 WNBA title, the Minnesota Lynx announced that playoff tickets for this season are going on sale Friday.

09/07/2012

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Moore, Augustus Lead Lynx Over Sparks 88-77

Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus scored 23 points apiece to lead the Minnesota Lynx to an 88-77 win over the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday night.

09/04/2012

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Whalen Leads Minnesota To OT Win

Lindsey Whalen scored five of Minnesota’s 10 consecutive points to start the overtime period and the Lynx avoided a rare home loss with a 96-84 victory over the San Antonio Silver Stars on Tuesday night.

08/28/2012

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Lynx Go 6-In-A-Row

Seimone Augustus kept the Minnesota Lynx rolling. Angel McCoughtry kept the Atlanta Dream wondering. Augustus scored 23 points, Rebekkah Brunson added 21 and the Minnesota Lynx won their sixth straight game with an 84-74 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Saturday night.

08/25/2012

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