The Lynx Beat
Lynx forward Maya Moore will try to defend her WNBA All-Star MVP title when the game comes to Minneapolis in July.
The defending WNBA champions will also have a game at Target Center before opening the regular season May 20.
The former Mississippi State player was also in camp with the team last season.
The veteran guard will continue to play for the WNBA team. "This was a very tough decision," she said.
Reeve is one of three WNBA coaches who will assist head coach Dawn Staley at the camp, which will be held Feb. 9-11
Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve has been named the organization's general manager, in addition to receiving a multi-year contract extension, the team announced Thursday.
Maya Moore, after helping to guide the Lynx to another WNBA championship, is included in Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year honors.
Lynx-Sparks finale garnered a 7.9 rating in the Twin Cities.
The Lynx won't put their WNBA Finals championship on hold, already releasing details on the parade.
Sellout is expected by 7 p.m. start
Both franchises will be playing for a fourth WNBA title Wednesday night at Williams Arena
Lynx need to win to extent the series to a fifth game, in Minneapolis, on Wednesday
Minnesota must win in L.A. Sunday to force a Game 5 back in Minneapolis
Lynx and Sparks enter tonight's Game 3 at Staples Center with the series tied 1-1
Maya Moore struggled early in the Lynx season, but turned it on late and made her way onto the All-WNBA team.
Lakers forward Nneka Ogwumike said she was somewhat surprised by the boos the Sparks heard before Games 1 and 2
Up 20 in the second half, the Lynx needed a defensive stop late to even the best-of-five series at 1-1
Describing her coach as "salty,'' Lynx center Sylvia Fowles said the players understood, and expected, what coach Cheryl Reeve had to say.
For those of you with short memories, Sunday's Game 1 loss to the Sparks in the WNBA Finals wasn't the only end-game heartbreaker for the Lynx.
The Lynx are playing in their sixth WNBA finals in seven years and Sunday, for the fourth time, they lost Game 1 at home.