Lynx cruise to 11-1 record with blowout over Liberty

After losing for the first time Sunday in Seattle, the Lynx bounced back with a blowout win over New York, 102-70. Seimone Augustus scored 28 points and rookie Devereaux Peters added a career-high 18 points. Minnesota is now a WNBA best, 11-1 on the season.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

After losing for the first time Sunday in Seattle, the Lynx bounced back with a blowout win over New York, 102-70. Seimone Augustus scored 28 points and rookie Devereaux Peters added a career-high 18 points. Minnesota is now a WNBA best, 11-1 on the season.

Next Up

Jorge Alcala

Rare night for Twins' bullpen fuels victory over Cardinals

The Twins scored five runs in the third inning in an 8-1 victory.

Bisi Johnson

Report: Bisi Johnson tears ACL, will miss 2021 season

Johnson suffered the injury during Friday's practice.

Mike Zimmer

Frustrated Zimmer sounds off after Vikings' positive COVID test

"I’m frustrated, not just with my football players who didn’t get vaccinated, but I’m frustrated with everybody [who didn't]."

Kirk Cousins

Report: Kellen Mond has COVID, Cousins among players out of practice

The team is scheduled to practice on Saturday night.

USPS packages

Two Ramsey County men sentenced in mail theft scheme

Sonny Vang Xiong was sentenced to three years in prison, while Davis Her was sentenced to six and a half years in prison.

Jeff Gladney

Jeff Gladney's ex-girlfriend files $1 million civil lawsuit

The civil lawsuit accuses Gladney of assaulting the woman for over two hours.

vaccine, covid

St. Paul care home group will mandate COVID vaccines for staff

It comes amid reports of COVID outbreaks at homes where residents are all vaccinated, but staff are not.

Jail handcuffs arrest

Starbuck man charged with uploading, sharing child pornography

The 47-year-old was arrested after a tip from the National Center of Missing and Exploited Children.

ambulance

Boy, 11, seriously injured after 'fall' that police now suspect was abuse

It was initially reported that the boy slipped and fell.

police lights

Investigation underway after body found during welfare check in Plato

The identity of the deceased has not yet been revealed.

Related

Lynx roll over New York Liberty, 80-62

The Lynx improved to 2-0 with a 80-62 win over the Liberty in New York Tuesday night. Seimone Augustus, bruised ribs and all, scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Lynx. Maya Moore added 15 points and 7 assists.

Lynx beat Connecticut in exhibition game

The Minnesota Lynx defeated the Connecticut Sun, 87-85 in exhibition action Thursday night. The defending WNBA champions were led in scoring by Siemone Augustus, who finished with 12 points. Rookie Devereaux Peters added nine points and seven rebounds.

Lynx rumble over Sun for franchise record 6-0 start

Seimone Augustus scored 23 points to lead the Lynx to an 85-72 win over the Connecticut Sun Friday night. Minnesota trailed with 8 minutes left in the game but rallied for a franchise record setting, 6-0 start to the season. Rebekkah Brunson added a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds.

Lynx lose at Chicago, win streak snapped at 11

The Lynx' 11-game winning streak came to an end Tuesday night as they lost to the Chicago Sky, 83-70 in Chicago. The loss doesn't hurt the Lynx because they've already secured the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. Minnesota was once again without Seimone Augustus.

Lynx' Augustus an MVP candidate

Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus is putting together an MVP-caliber season. She moved into sixth place on WNBA.com's weekly Race for the MVP feature. Augustus scored 26 points to lead the Lynx in a blowout win over New York on Thursday night.

Lynx look to rebound against Liberty

At Target Center tonight, the Lynx host the New York Liberty as they look for their 11th win in 12 games. Coach Cheryl Reeve admits that losing to Seattle Sunday night “stung” but now she can use it to remind players that they need to do a better job on defensive rebounding.

Lynx topple Seattle, 86-73

The Lynx used three impressive individual performances to beat the Storm 86-73 in Seattle Tuesday night. Seimone Augustus led the way with 22 points, Maya Moore added 20 and Rebekkah Brunson dominated inside with 20 points and 14 rebounds.