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The Minnesota Lynx Are Becoming the Golden State Warriors of the WNBA

The Lynx were already a historically dominant franchise. Then coach Cheryl Reeve gave her team an order over the off-season: take, and make, more threes.
Howard Megdal
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Stanford Snaps UConn's Record 90-Game Win Streak

As UConn closes in on its own college basketball record of 90 consecutive victories, we catch up with the Stanford coach and players who ended the Huskies' streak the last time around.
Aaron Gordon
wnba finals

Sparks Beat Lynx for WNBA Title and a New Rivalry Is Born

Controversy, multiple lead changes, and drama—the WNBA Final had it all.
Howard Megdal
wnba finals

Maya Moore Decided the Lynx Were Going to Win Game 4, So They Did

After a 31-point effort, Maya Moore and the Lynx are headed back to Minnesota for a decisive Game 5 in the WNBA Finals.
Howard Megdal
wnba finals 2016

The WNBA's New Playoff System Is a Success, But Not Perfect

From the fan response to the quality of the competition, the 2016 WNBA Finals seems to validate the league's decision to change the format last year. Coaches and players weigh in on how well the new system works.
Howard Megdal
wnba finals

Maya Moore and the Lynx Right the Ship in Game 2 to Even WNBA Finals

The Los Angeles Sparks went into Minnesota and took a surprise 1-0 lead in the WNBA Finals, but the Lynx came back to even the series on Tuesday before heading to Los Angeles.
Howard Megdal
Minnesota Lynx

The Minnesota Lynx are in The Finals Again, and Making the Case for Best Ever

If the Lynx win the WNBA finals this year they will have a legitimate case as best team in WNBA history.
Howard Megdal

Maya Moore: Back From Rio With Olympic Gold, and Back to the WNBA Grind

Now that the Olympics are over, the WNBA season resumes, and so does Maya Moore and the Minnesota Lynx's quest to defend their championship.
Steve McPherson
Team USA

How U.S. Women's Basketball Defined Gold Standard in Dominant Run Through Rio

The U.S. women weren't in many close games, but they made their run to gold exciting anyway.
Robert O'Connell

The Minnesota Lynx Are the San Antonio Spurs of the WNBA

No team in recent basketball memory has built a dynasty quite as long-lasting or protean as the San Antonio Spurs', but the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx are working on it.
Tim Faklis
Minnesota Lynx

Minneapolis Cops Walk Out of Lynx Game Because Players Wore 'Black Lives Matter' Shirts

Minnesota cops walked out on a Lynx game they were supposed to be providing security for because the players wore 'Black Lives Matter' shirts.
Sean Newell

In Search For New Commissioner, Adam Silver Says He Remains Committed to the WNBA

On Wednesday, WNBA commissioner Laurel Richie stepped down. Her replacement will take over a league that's growing, but in flux. And Adam Silver will be watching.
Howard Megdal