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Lynx assistant to become Chicago Sky's head coach

Wade was an assistant with the Lynx the past two seasons


Sylvia Fowles named WNBA defensive player of the year

Fowles, Maya Moore both named to second-team All-WNBA


'She's brutal': Mystics, Lynx share favorite Whalen tales before regular-season finale

Lynx players and coaches gathered with Lindsay Whalen Monday at her retirement press conference.

Players, teammates and one former coach talk about Whalen's career.


Lynx guard Robinson signs contract extension

Lynx guard Robinson signs contract extension

Danielle Robinson, 28, has signed a contract extension with the Lynx. She is currently recovering from ankle surgery.


Whalen to be honored after Lynx home game Sunday

Whalen to be honored after Lynx home game Sunday

The Lynx play their final regular-season home game on Sunday against the Mystics. After the game, on the court, there will be a special celebration for Lindsay Whalen.


Needing depth, Lynx add point guard Sydney Colson

Sydney Colson guarded Anna Cruz of the Lynx during a game in 2015.

Colson was the starting point guard for Texas A&M's NCAA championship team in 2011, when the Aggies beat Stanford in the national semifinal and Notre Dame in the final.


For the first time since her WNBA debut, Whalen will not start

Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen (13) directs her teammates while moving the ball down the court under pressure from Las Vegas Aces guard Moriah Je

Tanisha Wright will start for the Lynx tonight, with Whalen coming off the bench


Lynx forward Brunson will miss Tuesday's game at Chicago

Rebekkah Brunson injured her nose when she was hit by Atlanta's Tiffany Hayes during Tuesday's game.

Brunson, who sustained a nose injury in Sunday's loss to Atlanta at Target Center, did not travel with the team to Chicago.


Brunson added to WNBA All-Star Game, giving Lynx four players

Lynx forward Rebekkah Brunson

Replacing the ill Nneka Ogwumike of Los Angeles, Rebekkah Brunson will be making her fifth All-Star Game appearance


'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