Lynx's Sylvia Fowles Named AP Defensive Player Of The YearMinnesota Lynx center Sylvia Fowles has won the Associated Press Defensive Player of the Year award for the third time.
Powers Scores 27, Lynx Keep Mystics Out Of Playoffs 83-77Aerial Powers scored 27 points and the Minnesota Lynx made four free throws in the final 30 seconds to knock the Washington Mystics out of playoff contention with an 83-77 win on Sunday, the final day of the WNBA season.
Sylvia Fowles Leads Lynx Past Fever, Secure Playoff ByeThe Lynx were up seven midway through the third quarter before closing with a 13-4 run to lead 70-54. The Fever, playing their third game in six days with only seven players available, never threatened in the fourth quarter.
Lynx Battles For Playoff Positioning In WNBA's Final WeekLas Vegas needs one more victory or loss by Minnesota this week to earn the No. 2 seed and the other double bye to the semifinals. The Lynx are third with Phoenix and Seattle both in the mix for the third and fourth seeds.
Lynx Beat Fever 89-72 In First Of 3 Straight MeetingsMinnesota (19-10) moved into a tie with Phoenix for fourth in the WNBA standings. The Lynx face Indiana the next two games, and play Washington in the regular-season finale — aiming for a top-four finish and a first-round bye in the playoffs.
Young Has Career-High 29 Points, Aces Beat Lynx 102-81Jackie Young scored a career-high 29 points and had 10 rebounds, A'ja Wilson added 20 points and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Minnesota Lynx 102-81 on Wednesday night.
WNBA Playoff Seeds Up For Grabs As Teams Enter Home StretchThe Lynx have won five straight games although they are dealing with their own injury issues. Damiris Dantas is lost for the season with a Lisfranc injury in her right foot and Layshia Clarendon has been sidelined with a leg injury.
5 Lynx Players Make WNBA's Top 25 Of All TimeOne of the 25 players will be selected by fans as the WNBA's GOAT.
Lynx Use 15-0 Run To Start 4th Quarter To Down MysticsNapheesa Collier scored 21 points and Aerial Powers added 20 to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Washington Mystics 93-75 on Saturday night.
Kayla McBride, Sylvia Fowles Lead Lynx Past Sparks, 66-57Kayla McBride scored 17 points, Sylvia Fowles had 15 points and 17 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 66-57 on Thursday night.
McBride, Collier Help Lynx Defeat Liberty 72-66Kayla McBride scored 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Napheesa Collier added 21 points and 14 boards, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 72-66 on Tuesday night.
Lynx Inch Closer To Clinching Playoff Spot After 76-70 Win Over StormSylvia Fowles scored 29 points and grabbed 20 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 76-70 win over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night.
Bonner's 31 Points, 11 Rebounds Lead Sun Past Lynx 82-71DeWanna Bonner scored a season-high 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Connecticut Sun beat the Minnesota Lynx 82-71 on Thursday night.
Jones' Double-Double Helps Sun Snap Lynx's 8-Game Win StreakJasmine Thomas scored 19 points, Jonquel Jones had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and Connecticut beat Minnesota 72-60 on Tuesday night to snap the Lynx's eight-game winning streak.
Fowles, Collier Lead Lynx To 88-78 Win Over LibertySylvia Fowles had 20 points, 11 rebounds and three steals, Napheesa Collier added 18 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks and the Minnesota Lynx beat the New York Liberty 88-78 on Sunday night.