Lynx forward Jessica Shepard (10) was pressured by Sun forward DeWanna Bonner (24) in the first half at Target Center on Sunday night.

Lynx produce better effort, but it's not enough vs. Sun

A team playing without Sylvia Fowles and Damiris Dantas lost its third game in a row, and its second in three days to Connecticut.

Fowles out of lineup for Lynx vs. Connecticut rematch Sunday

July 23
The Lynx are trying to keep their playoff hopes alive but their veteran center will be sidelined by a knee injury.

Aces beat Sparks 84-66, clinch playoff berth

July 24
Kelsey Plum hit four 3-pointers and finished with 29 points and A'ja Wilson scored 28 to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the Los Angeles Sparks 84-66 Saturday night and clinch a playoff spot.
Sports
July 24

Sun fend off Lynx 86-79 for third straight victory

Natisha Hiedeman had 19 points, Brionna Jones scored 18 and Alyssa Thomas added a double-double to power the Connecticut Sun to an 86-79 victory over the Minnesota Lynx on Sunday night.
Sports
July 24

Charles hits milestone in Storm's 82-72 victory over Dream

Tina Charles scored 27 points, becoming the fourth player in WNBA history to top 7,000 in a career, and the Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 82-72 on Sunday.
Sports
July 24

Ogunbowale, Wings deal Fever 12th straight defeat 96-86

Arike Ogunbowale scored 16 of her 22 points in the second half and the Dallas Wings handed the Indiana Fever a club-record 12th straight loss, 96-86 on Sunday.
Sports
July 23

Ionescu lifts New York to 83-80 win over Chicago to end skid

Sabrina Ionescu's three-point play with 9.7 seconds left lifted New York to an 83-80 win over the Chicago Sky on Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak.
Sports
July 23

Minnesota hosts Connecticut after Bonner's 20-point outing

Connecticut Sun (18-9, 11-5 Eastern Conference) at Minnesota Lynx (10-18, 6-8 Western Conference)
Sports
July 23

Seattle takes on Atlanta, looks for 5th straight home win

Atlanta Dream (12-14, 4-11 Eastern Conference) at Seattle Storm (17-10, 8-6 Western Conference)
Sports
July 23

Chicago plays New York on 6-game win streak

Chicago Sky (21-6, 11-2 Eastern Conference) at New York Liberty (9-17, 7-7 Eastern Conference)
Sports
July 23

Mitchell and Ogunbowale clash in Indiana-Dallas matchup

Dallas Wings (11-15, 6-9 Western Conference) at Indiana Fever (5-24, 2-13 Eastern Conference)
Lynx
July 22
Mercury star Diana Taurasi earlier this season.

Diggins-Smith outshines Bird, Taurasi; Mercury beats Storm

Skylar Diggins-Smith scored a career-high 35 points, Diana Taurasi hit 6 of 10 from 3-point range and finished with 28 points and the Phoenix Mercury used a dominant fourth quarter to beat the Seattle Storm 94-78 Friday night.
July 22

Photos: Lynx fall to Connecticut Sun

The Minnesota Lynx lost to the Connecticut Sun 94-84 at Target Center in Minneapolis on Friday, July 22, 2022.
Sports
July 22

Bonner, Thomas' triple-double help Sun beat Lynx 94-84

Alyssa Thomas had the first triple-double in franchise history, DeWanna Bonner scored 20 points on 8-of-12 shooting and the Connecticut Sun never trailed Friday night in their 94-84 win over the Minnesota Lynx.
Sports
July 22

Copper, Allemand lead Sky to 89-83 win over Wings

Kahleah Copper scored 19 points, Julie Allemand had 11 of her season-high 13 in the fourth quarter and the Chicago Sky beat the Dallas Wings 89-83 on Friday night.
Lynx
July 22
Connecticut Sun forward Alyssa Thomas (25) stops Minnesota Lynx forward Bridget Carleton (6) from scoring but a foul was called on the play in the fir

Well-rested Lynx can't slow down Sun in 94-84 loss

Alyssa Thomas had a triple-double for a Connecticut team that shot lights out despite missing one of its stars.
Sports
July 22

Aspiring female Yao: 6-10 Han Xu making mark in WNBA, China

Han Xu understandably grew up idolizing Yao Ming, mesmerized by the giant shadow the 7-foot-6 Hall of Famer cast each time he stepped onto an NBA court.
Lynx
July 22

Q&A with Candace Parker on her Title IX documentary

The opening montage of Candace Parker's Title IX documentary features clips of her playing career from Naperville (Ill.) Central to Tennessee to the Los Angeles Sparks to the Chicago Sky.
Sports
July 22

Ogwumike and Los Angeles visit Plum and the Aces

Los Angeles Sparks (11-14, 6-8 Western Conference) at Las Vegas Aces (19-8, 12-2 Western Conference)
Sports
July 21

Wilson, Gray help Aces hand Fever 11th straight loss 90-77

A'Ja Wilson scored 23 points, Chelsea Gray had 14 points and 12 assists and the Las Vegas Aces dealt the Indiana Fever a club-record 11th straight loss, 90-77 on Thursday night.
Lynx
July 21
“You can talk about playoffs all you want,’’ Cheryl Reeve said. “The fact is, this team needs a lot of help from other teams.

Reeve 'hoping to finish strong' but realistic about Lynx's challenge

The team has the most-difficult schedule of those vying to make the WNBA playoffs.
Lynx
July 21
Connecticut Sun forward Alyssa Thomas (25) gets the offensive rebound over teammate Brionna Jones (42) and Las Vegas Aces forward A'ja Wilson (22) dur

Lynx get Connecticut Sun for first time this season

The teams will play again Sunday at Target Center.
Sports
July 21

Ogwumike sisters lead Sparks past Dream 85-78

Nneka Ogwumike scored 20 points on 9-of-11 shooting, Chiney Ogwumike had a season-high 15 points and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Atlanta Dream 85-78 on Thursday.