Skip to main content

A perfect Storm, Lynx unbeaten no more

  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

There are no unbeaten teams remaining in the WNBA. The Minnesota Lynx fell in Seattle on Friday night 65-62.

The loss ends the unbeaten run from the Lynx to start the season.

It was disappointing for the Lynx, who led by eight at the half, but were outscored 21-11 in the fourth quarter.

The Lynx weren't knocking down the three's like normal, they were just 1 of 13 from behind the arc in the game.

No one had more than 12 points for Minnesota, both Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus each had 12. Lindsay Whalen finished with 11 points, seven rebounds and four steals in the loss.

Tanisha Wright and Crystal Langhome each had 13 points to lead the way for Seattle, in just their third win of the season.

The Lynx also found out Friday they will head to the White House next Thursday to celebrate last year's WNBA Championship.

President Obama will honor the Lynx, who won their second title in three seasons, last year. They swept their way through the playoffs.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 7.45.44 PM

Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion

Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.

Pool

Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.

Minneapolis police

St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide

The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.

ambulance

Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington

Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.

Rosedale Center

Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot

Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 3.59.30 PM

Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant

The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.

abortion, planned parenthood

Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law

Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.

Screen Shot 2023-01-27 at 7.45.44 PM

Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing

Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.

George Floyd, protest

Twin Cities authorities preparing for community reaction to Tyre Nichols video

The ATF division in St. Paul sent out an alert out of "an abundance of caution."

Related