Tag Archive | Minnesota Lynx

New York Liberty Bested by Mystics at Home, 95-78

The New York Liberty held a 5-4 advantage over the Washington Mystics early in the first quarter, but that was the last lead they held as the Mystics (14-10) cruised to a 95-78 victory at the Westchester County Center on Saturday.   The Liberty (7-17) went on a 17-4 run after the 9:30 mark in […]

Rosters Set for Team Delle Donne vs Team Parker at Verizon All-Star 2018

The WNBA revealed on July 19 the team rosters for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018, as selected by All-Star captains Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks in the inaugural WNBA All-Star Draft.  The results of the draft were announced tonight on ESPN2.   Delle Donne, the 2015 […]

22 Stars Set for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018

The WNBA  revealed on July 17, the list of 22 players selected by fans, WNBA players and head coaches, and media for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018.  Washington Mystics forward/guard Elena Delle Donne and Los Angeles Sparks forward/center Candace Parker will serve as team captains and draft the rosters for the 15th WNBA All-Star Game, which […]

Minnesota Maya Moore Receives June WNBA Cares Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Minnesota Lynx guard Maya Moore has received the June WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for inspiring youth, supporting underprivileged children and improving criminal justice reform.   Before Minnesota’s 2018 home opener, a poster of Moore debuted outside the Target Center.  After a picture of 5-year-old Liliana Sikakane posing in front of […]

Minnesota’s Maya More and Washington’s Elena Delle Donne lead after first returns of WNBA All-Star Voting 2018 Presented by Verizon

Former WNBA MVPs Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx and Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics are the leading vote-getters after the first fan returns of WNBA All-Star Voting 2018 presented by Verizon. The first 15 days of fan voting generated 37 percent more votes (489,583) than the same period in 2017 (357,882). The […]

Washington Elena Delle Donne, Phoenix’s Diana Taurasi named WNBA Players of the Month

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in June.  Each player earned Player of the Month honors for the third time since the award was instituted in 2010.   Washington posted […]

Phoenix Mercury Sandy Brondello Named WNBA Coach of the Month

The Phoenix Mercury’s Sandy Brondello today was named the WNBA Coach of the Month for games played in June.   Brondello guided the WNBA-leading Mercury to a league-best 11-2 mark in June as Phoenix finished the month with a 13-5 record.  Phoenix went 8-1 on the road and 3-1 at home for the month.   […]