MINNEAPOLIS - Napheesa Collier would love nothing more than to be going through training camp with her Minnesota Lynx teammates and getting ready for Friday’s regular season opener at Seattle, but she’s currently preparing for a more important job. She’s about to be a first-time mother. Collier is...
Napheesa Collier looking forward to future with Minnesota Lynx amid uncertainty around her 2022 season
Napheesa Collier said she is happily committed to the Minnesota Lynx for the foreseeable future, although she is still not sure whether that will include this season. Collier is due to give birth this month and is uncertain whether she will play in the WNBA in 2022. Nonetheless, she has become a cornerstone for the organization that has won four league titles.
With Sylvia Fowles planning to retire at the end of the upcoming season, the Minnesota Lynx are preparing for the future of the franchise. That included locking two-time All-Star forward Napheesa Collier to a multi-year contract extension. The details of the deal have not yet been reported. “Phee has been...
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Lynx have handed one of their young stars a multi-year contract extension. The team did not announce the terms of the deal for forward Napheesa Collier. “I’m excited to extend my career in Minnesota and to continue working towards a championship,” Collier said in a release. “I look forward to joining my teammates and coaching staff for years to come.” The Lynx drafted Collier in 2019, and she won Rookie of the Year after starting every game and leading the league in minutes played. She led that stat again last season, as well as leading the team in points...
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Lynx on Monday announced a multi-year extension for forward Napheesa Collier, one of the team's best players since being drafted three years ago. Collier will miss most of the 2022 season as she’s expecting her first child, a baby girl, later this month. Minnesota’s final regular season game is scheduled for Sunday. Aug. 14, about three months after she’s due. Collier could be back on the court in time if the Lynx are in the WNBA Playoffs.
The Minnesota Lynx star forward, Napheesa Collier, announced some very exciting news today via People Magazine:. Napheesa Collier: “I am very excited to start a family with my fiancé Alex. Having a child is truly a beautiful journey and I am grateful to have the support of our families, friends and the Lynx as I begin this special chapter of motherhood.”
Collier, a forward for the Minnesota Lynx, and her fiancé, NBA and WNBA skills coach Alex Bazzell exclusively tell PEOPLE about their exciting baby news and share photos from their recent gender reveal announcement. "I have always wanted to be a mom," says Collier, who is expecting a baby girl.