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'I knew it was going in.' Veteran Robinson on finally hitting a three

Danielle Robinson made this three-point shot against Los Angeles on July 5, but it was disallowed because she stepped out of bounds while shooting.

Danielle Robinson – who entered the season 0-for-33 from three in her first six seasons -- made two of them Wednesday against Indiana.


Lynx make it official, signing Erlana Larkins to a seven-day contract

Erlana Larkins (2) .

Veteran forward joins team looking for depth behind Rebekkah Brunson


Reeve wants entire Lynx starting five in WNBA All-Star Game

Coach Cheryl Reeve would like the Lynx's entire starting five named to the WNBA All-Star Game, to be held at Target Center on July 28. "It took us a l

Fans have until Thursday to vote for players. The game will be at Target Center on July 28.


Lynx's Fowles, Moore look to bounce back vs. Sparks

Lynx Sylvia Fowles

Maya Moore leads all players in first returns of fan voting for All-Star Game. She and Sylvia Fowles, after an embarrassing loss to the Fever, will try to regroup in a critical matchup against the Sparks.


Lynx re-sign forward Kizer

Lynx forward Lynetta Kizer

Lynetta Kizer was waived a week ago, but has rejoined the Lynx on a 10-day contract.


For 19th time, Moore is Western Conference player of the week

For 19th time, Moore is Western Conference player of the week

The Lynx forward helped her team to three victories last week by averaging 27.3 points.


Dream's Renee Montgomery now sees Lynx from the other side

Dream's Renee Montgomery now sees Lynx from the other side

Renee Montgomery helped take the Lynx to the WNBA title last season. Now, she plays against them.


It took a while, but Fowles is looking more like the reigning MVP

It took a while, but Fowles is looking more like the reigning MVP

Sylvia Fowles feeds off of her teammates' success. As they've played better for the Lynx, so has Fowles in the last four wins.


Lynx's Moore named WNBA's Western Conference player of the week

Lynx forward Maya Moore was named Western Conference player of the week, the 18th time she's been so honored.

This is the 18th time Moore has won this award. She scored 67 points in Minnesota's three victories last week.


Klobuchar, Smith greet Lynx on day of service in D.C.

Klobuchar, Smith greet Lynx on day of service in D.C.

After not getting an invitation to the White House, the Lynx spent Wednesday in Washington, D.C., with 300 children and Minnesota's two U.S. senators giving out shoes and socks.


Lynx add 6-foot-3 forward from France to roster

Signing gives Lynx another reserve big off the bench


The Jordan Brand, Minneapolis in discussion for permanent Maya Moore "Wings'' billboard

The Jordan Brand, Minneapolis in discussion for permanent Maya Moore "Wings'' billboard

A temporary billboard was installed to coincide with the Lynx opener Sunday


WNBA GMs pick Maya Moore to win MVP -- but L.A. to win title

WNBA GMs pick Maya Moore to win MVP -- but L.A. to win title

The Lynx standout got four of the 12 votes from GMs; Cheryl Reeve was chosen the league's best coach.


Former Gophers star Carlie Wagner cut by Lynx

Former Gophers star Carlie Wagner cut by Lynx

Wagner impressed Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve with her toughness and coachability in camp. But given the team's veteran depth at guard, making the team was a longshot.


Lynx's center Kizer injured; Reeve, Moore fine with sports gambling

Lynx's center Kizer injured; Reeve, Moore fine with sports gambling

If Lynetta Kizer is out for a while – the team's opener with Los Angeles is Sunday – it could prompt the Lynx to use more of the smaller lineup it has been working on in training camp.


Maya Moore will play for Lynx in tonight's preseason finale

Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore (23) celebrated after scoring a layup while being fouled by Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) for an and

Maya Moore arrived in the Twin Cities Friday. With only a shootaround under her belt, she will start and play in the Lynx's preseason finale against Chicago at 7 p.m.


Lynx welcome 'Dream Team' to daily practice

Lynx welcome 'Dream Team' to daily practice

Five children were paired with players as part of the team's community outreach.


Lynx start live scrimmaging on Day 3 of camp

Lynx start live scrimmaging on Day 3 of camp

"Today was an illuminating day," Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve said after the team spent part of Day 3 of training camp doing live scrimmages. The season opens May 20.


WNBA All-Star game tickets on sale

WNBA All-Star game tickets on sale

Lynx forward Maya Moore will try to defend her WNBA All-Star MVP title when the game comes to Minneapolis in July.


Lynx's preseason includes stop in Des Moines

The defending WNBA champion Lynx will open the preseason with a game against the Washington Mystics at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Sunday, May

The defending WNBA champions will also have a game at Target Center before opening the regular season May 20.