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Damiris Dantas of Minnesota Lynx ruled out for remainder of season

Minnesota Lynx forward Damiris Dantas will miss the remainder of the WNBA season due to a Lisfranc injury to her right foot, the team said Thursday. Dantas won't need surgery on the injury, which occurred in the team's victory Tuesday over New York. Dantas, a 28-year-old from Brazil, had started...
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Minnesota Lynx Forward Damiris Dantas Injury Update

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Lynx today announced that an MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) taken at the Mayo Clinic in Minneapolis confirmed the diagnosis of a Lisfranc injury in forward Damiris Dantas’ right foot. After further evaluation at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester by foot and ankle specialist Dr. Norman Turner III, it has been determined surgery is not required. Dantas will be out for the remainder of the 2021 season. Further updates as to her progress will be issued when more information becomes available.
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Lynx forward Damiris Dantas will miss remainder of WNBA season

The Lynx lost starting forward Damiris Dantas for the remainder of the WNBA season after she was diagnosed with a Lisfranc injury in her right foot. Dantas, 28, was evaluated at the Mayo Clinic on Thursday; surgery will not be required. The 6-foot-3 Brazilian was averaging 7.7 points in 24...
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Lynx center Damiris Dantas found her shot at just the right time

As much as Sylvia Fowles was the headliner from the Lynx’s come-from-behind victory over the Dream on Wednesday in Atlanta, it was actually her running mate who carried more of the offensive load in the second half. Damiris Dantas splashed all four of her 3-point attempts over the final 20...
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Minneapolis Star Tribune

Damiris Dantas, Kayla McBride are finding their way for Lynx

As she often does, Lynx center Sylvia Fowles towered over her teammates in Wednesday's come-from-behind victory in Atlanta, using her 6-6 height, wingspan and footwork to total 26 points with 19 boards and five blocks. She was, as coach Cheryl Reeve said, the embodiment of everything you could want her...
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Lynx want the same dominant Damiris Dantas they saw in 2020

If there was a complaint about Damiris Dantas’ game, it was that the Lynx forward could, at times, be too passive. You can’t be passive when you’re that good. Her skill level was on display every time she played for the Brazillian National Team. Take the 2016 Olympics, for example. Dantas, just 23 years old at the time, averaged 16.8 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.2 steals against the world’s best on the brightest stage.
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Minneapolis Star Tribune

Damiris Dantas could be key to Lynx season

So who was the Minnesota Lynx's best player as the 2020 season wound down?. The easy answer is Napheesa Collier, of course. But how about:. Over the final seven games of last season Dantas averaged 18 points, 7.9 rebounds and 2.9 assists, shot 54.1% and made better than 58% of her three-pointers. She was the Lynx's leading scorer in four playoff games (18.0), shooting 24-for-51 on three-pointers.
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