Minnesota Lynx stars Lindsay Whalen and Maya Moore started their Olympic break by answering tough questions and shooting baskets on the SportsCenter Spotlight. Both players are hoping to lead the U.S. Women's team to the gold medal in London.
The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring
Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.
Minnesota Senate shoots down latest marijuana legalization attempt
The bill didn't receive the required votes for further consideration on Wednesday.
Minneapolis wants to use $1M in federal cash to plant 200,000 trees
The goal is to have these trees planted by the year 2040.
MOA theater to debut wrap-around, 270-degree movie screen
The new technology will expand the movie screen onto the side walls of the theater auditorium.
Alcohol, no seatbelt possible factors in deadly southwest MN crash
The crash happened just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Target shares plunge on profit drop, as costs grow and customers spend less
First quarter profitability declines 52% year-over-year.
Driver ejected in fatal Roseville crash identified as 30-year-old
The crash temporarily shutdown westbound Highway 36.
Endorsed candidate's campaign video used antisemitic trope at MN GOP convention
The video aired before GOP-backed secretary of state candidate Kim Crockett's speech at the state party convention.
Brooklyn Center rejects plans for MN's first ever 'car vending machine'
The proposal by Carvana was rejected in a split vote.
Ex-cop Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd killing
The former Minneapolis police officer appeared in court on Wednesday morning.
2 dead after driver flees cop in Coon Rapids, crashes in Anoka
The double-fatal crash happened on Main Street near Ferry Street in Anoka.
Augustus, Whalen and Moore named to 2012 U.S. Women's Olympic team
Three members of the Minnesota Lynx will play for the U.S. Women's Olympic team this summer in London. Forward Maya Moore and guards Lindsay Whalen and Siemone Augustus were all chosen to be part of the 12 player team. Augustus was part of the 2008 team that won the gold medal in Beijing.
Whalen helps Team USA women win opening game at Olympics
Former Gopher and current Lynx star Lindsay Whalen helped the women's U.S. national team win their first basketball game in the London Olympics Saturday, beating Croatia 81-56. Whalen scored nine points in 19 minutes on the court, while her Lynx teammates, Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus, had four and two points, respectively.
Moore, Whalen, Augustus lead USA to exhibition win over Great Britain
Maya Moore led Team USA with 18 points and Lindsay Whalen added 13 points to propel the women's Olympic team to a 88-63 exhibition win over Great Britain Wednesday. Lynx star Seimone Augustus chipped in with 8 points. Moore was named the MVP of the game.
London: Whalen sparks US to win over Australia
Minnesota Lynx star Lindsay Whalen sparked Team USA with six unanswered points off the bench late in the third quarter to help the Americans topple Australia 86-73 today in the women's Olympic basketball tournament. The win puts Team USA in the gold medal game Saturday against either Russia or France.
Countdown to London: Maya Moore talks Olympic gold
WNBA Rookie of the Year Maya Moore of the Lynx takes a look ahead to the Olympics in London and her expectations for bring back some USA gold.
Team USA looks a lot like Lynx
The Minnesota Lynx are sending more than their fair share to the London Olympics as part of the Team USA basketball squad -- Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen. The Associated Press writes in a profile of the three players that the Lynx have taken over the WNBA. Now they're looking to conquer the world.
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