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WNBA Postpones Lynx-Storm Game Over COVID-19 Concerns

The decision came as the teams were getting set for game 1 of the WNBA semifinals

Courtesy: Associated Press The WNBA called off the first game of the semifinals between the Lynx and Storm over COVID-19 concerns after a few Seattle players received inconclusive tests for the Coronavirus. The league announced that those specific players are in isolation undergoing more testing. Game two of the series is scheduled for Tuesday and status of this first one…

Minnesota Lynx game against L.A. Sparks postponed in protest of Jacob Blake shooting

MINNEAPOLIS – (FOX 9) The WNBA had three games scheduled for Wednesday night, including the Minnesota Lynx facing the L.A. Sparks in the Florida bubble, but the league postponed game in protest of the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wis. The league made the call after the NBA postponed its playoff games scheduled for Wednesday. The Milwaukee Bucks…

Lynx star Maya Moore to sit out 2019 WNBA season

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore will sit out the next WNBA season. In an essay published in The Players’ Tribune Tuesday, Moore said she is taking time off from professional basketball so she can give more attention to other parts of her life. “My focus in 2019 will not be on professional basketball, but will instead be on the people in my…

Lynx Star Lindsay Whalen Announces Retirement

Whalen has been balancing a new job as coach of the Minnesota Gophers with playing point for the Lynx.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – JULY 13: Lindsay Whalen #13 of the Minnesota Lynx handles the ball against the Las Vegas Aces on July 13, 2018 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement….