2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
18-16, 3rd in Western Conference
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Lynx hire Hall of Famer Smith as assistant coach

Former Liberty head coach Katie Smith, a two-time WNBA champion as a player and the third-leading all-time scorer in Lynx history, is returning to Minnesota as an assistant coach.

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Reeve signs extension to remain Lynx coach, GM

Cheryl Reeve, who has led the Lynx to four WNBA titles since becoming head coach in 2010 and added the title of general manager in 2017, signed a multi-year extension with the team Friday.

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Lynx's Sims suspended two games for DWI case

Lynx leading scorer Odyssey Sims has been suspended for two games to start the 2020 season, stemming from a drunken-driving charge over the summer.

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Lynx leading scorer Sims pleads guilty to DWI

Odyssey Sims, the Lynx's leading scorer, was sentenced to house arrest after pleading guilty Thursday to one of two DWI charges stemming from an arrest in June. The other charge was dismissed.

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Lynx coach/GM Reeve reaches deal through '22

Cheryl Reeve, who has coached the Lynx to four WNBA titles and, as GM, was named the league's Executive of the Year this season, has reached a new three-year deal through the 2022 season.

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MVP Fowles leads U.S. women to AmeriCup title

WNBA players Sylvia Fowles, Jordin Canada and Diamond DeShields led the U.S. women's basketball team to a 6-0 record and the AmeriCup tournament championship in Puerto Rico.

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Lynx's Reeve named WNBA Executive of Year

Lynx coach and general manager Cheryl Reeve, who guided the team to an 18-16 season despite having four key players either limited or sidelined this year, was named basketball executive of the year.

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Lynx's Collier named WNBA Rookie of the Year

Minnesota's Napheesa Collier has been named the WNBA Rookie of the Year, becoming the fourth Lynx player to win the award.


Canada scores 26, Storm eliminate Lynx 84-74

Jordin Canada scored a career-high 26 points and the defending WNBA champion Seattle Storm beat the seventh-seeded Minnesota Lynx 84-74 Wednesday night in a first-round, winner-take-all playoff game.

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Will home court advantage vy in Seattle's favor?

LaChina and Dev discuss how both the Lynx and the Storm have overcome season obstacles, but debate whether or not home court advantage will swing Seattle's way.


Sims scores 22 points, Lynx beat Mercury 83-69

Odyssey Sims scored 11 of her 22 points in a game-changing and contentious third quarter and the Minnesota Lynx rolled to an 83-69 victory over the Phoenix Mercury on Friday night.


Sims, Collier lift Lynx past Fever 81-73

Odyssey Sims scored 17 points, Napheesa Collier had 15 points and 10 rebounds to move into elite company and the Minnesota Lynx defeated the Indiana Fever 81-73 on Sunday, a key win for playoff positioning.


Lynx beat Sky to claim 9th straight playoff spot

Sylvia Fowles had a season-high 25 points and 12 rebounds, moving into third on the WNBA career rebounding list, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Chicago Sky 93-85 on Tuesday night to claim their ninth straight playoff berth.

2019 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 Game78.4
Rebounds Per Game34.0
Assists Per Game20.3

Team History