2021 Season

2021 Schedule
4-5, 5th in Western Conference
21h

Lynx beat Sparks 80-64, spoil return of Augustus

— Crystal Dangerfield was 4 of 5 from 3-point range and finished with 16 points and Minnesota beat the Los Angeles Sparks 80-64 on Saturday night, spoiling the return of Lynx great — and current Sparks assistant coach — Seimone Augustus.

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22hMechelle Voepel

Lynx to retire numbers of Augustus, Brunson

Seimone Augustus and Rebekkah Brunson, key players on the Minnesota Lynx teams that won four WNBA titles between 2011 and 2017, will have their jersey numbers retired during the 2022 season.

Coffey's block, Wheeler's late buckets lead Sparks to win (0:42)
8d
Sparks' Cooper speeds in for tough bucket (0:27)
8d
Wheeler finds her way in for Sparks' and-1 (0:28)
8d
Sparks' Toliver drops in a deep 3-pointer (0:22)
8d
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10dAlex Scarborough

Sparks' Nneka Ogwumike (knee) out 4-6 weeks

The Sparks will be without Nneka Ogwumike for 4-6 weeks while she recovers from a knee sprain. Her sister Chiney also is week-to-week with knee soreness.

12d

Wings snap 4-game losing streak, beat Sparks 79-69

— Tyasha Harris scored a career-high 18 points, with four 3-pointers, and Kayla Thornton had 15 points and seven rebounds to help the Dallas Wings beat the Los Angeles Sparks 79-69 on Tuesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

13d

Delisha Milton-Jones, ODU Head Coach, joins the show

2x WNBA champions, 2x Olympics gold medalist and Old Dominion head coach Delisha Milton-Jones joins the latest episode of Around the Rim for a new segment, "5 Questions With A Legend" to weigh in on her memorable moments from playing in the WNBA, the advice she received from Lisa Leslie, her thoughts on the game now and more.

Erica Wheeler scores go-ahead bucket to force OT (0:21)
14d
Ogwumike sisters connect for bucket as Sparks get first win of season (0:17)
16d
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18dHarry Lyles Jr.

Sparks rookie Walker (torn ACL) out for season

Sparks rookie forward Jasmine Walker, the seventh overall selection in last month's WNBA draft, will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL in her right knee.

Riquana Williams comes up with big-time rejection for Aces (0:22)
23d

2021 Team Leaders

  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Points Per Game

  • Assists Per Game

  • Field Goal Percentage

  • Rebounds Per Game

  • Steals Per Game

  • Blocks Per Game

Team Stats

Points Per Game75.5
Rebounds Per Game29.5
Assists Per Game15.1

Team History

YEARWLPCT
202145.444
2020157.682
20192212.647
20181915.559
2017268.765