#Minnesota Lynx

Bleacher Report

Report: Gersson Rosas Pushed for Timberwolves' Workout at Alex Rodriguez's House

Former Minnesota Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas reportedly pushed for the workout that eventually resulted in a $250,000 fine for the team. The NBA fined the Timberwolves for arranging a team workout in Miami during the offseason at Alex Rodriguez's house, and Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic reported Wednesday that Rosas "assured everyone that the Wolves were acting within league parameters."
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Pioneer Press

Gophers women’s rebound to beat Syracuse in Battle 4 Atlantis

Jasmine Powell got into some early foul trouble Sunday and was limited to just eight minutes in the first half of Minnesota’s game against Syracuse on the second day of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas. That didn’t stop her from playing a major role in the Gophers’...
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Winona County: Upcoming vaccine clinics, chances to win

Winona County will offer a series of COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Winona, St. Charles, and Lewiston. Individuals receiving their first dose of a vaccine at the clinics listed below, hosted by Winona County, will receive a $50 Visa gift card. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is also providing additional...

Bruins Set to Take on Virginia at Pauley

SOCIAL MEDIA: WBB on Twitter | WBB on Facebook | WBB on Instagram. No. 20 UCLA (2-0, 0-0) vs. Virginia (0-3, 0-0) Location: Los Angeles, Calif. (Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom) Watch: Pac-12 Network (Tracy Warren, Mary Murphy) Listen: (Dave Marcus) NOTES ON THE BRUINS. • Charisma Osborne (21.5...

WNBA losing single-elimination playoff games

The WNBA is doing away with single-elimination games in the playoffs. Starting with the 2022 season, the first round will consist of four best-of-three series to determine the semifinalists. The semis and the WNBA Finals will both remain best-of-five series. "It's exciting news for our league," Connecticut Sun coach and...
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Star Tribune Sportsperson of the Year: Every winner since the first in 1998

Eric Kendricks: The All-Pro Vikings linebacker turned his private work into public activism after the killing of George Floyd. Nelson Cruz: The veteran slugger, at age 39, brought clout to the Twins on the field and in the clubhouse leading the Bomba Squad to 101 wins and a major league record 307 home runs, including 41 of his own.
Bullets Forever

WNBA announces new playoff format for 2022 season

On Thursday, the WNBA announced changes to the playoff format, effective in the 2022 season. The purpose of the change was to eliminate the current four round format has been scrapped in favor for a more traditional three round bracket where the top two teams in the regular season get byes to the semifinals while the No. 3 and No. 4 seeds get byes to the second round.
Canis Hoopus

Minnesota Lynx Offseason Update Vol. 4

Kayla McBride, Jessica Shepard and Bridget Carleton were all able to travel back to their respective hometowns with most European leagues on break last week and get some much-needed family time. It is seldom talked about how much of a grind it is for WNBA players also play overseas during...

No. 2 UConn women’s basketball kick off Battle 4 Atlantis tournament against Minnesota

After a nearly weeklong hiatus in between games, the UConn women’s basketball team will be back up and running Saturday to kick off what should shape up to be a thrilling Thanksgiving hoops tournament. The No. 2 Huskies will take on Minnesota Saturday in their first game of the inaugural Battle 4 Atlantis women’s tournament, held at the iconic Atlantis resort in the Bahamas. UConn will then ...