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The Minnesota Lynx begin their playoff journey Friday night against San Antonio -- a team they went 4-0 against during the regular season. As rookie Maya Moore puts it, "we are right on track."
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The Minnesota Lynx begin their playoff journey Friday night against San Antonio -- a team they went 4-0 against during the regular season. As rookie Maya Moore puts it, "we are right on track."

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