Powers: Lynx coach doesn't want media to talk about streak

Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve asked the media to not focus on the teams' current winning streak. Pioneer Press columnist Tom Powers is not complying with her request.
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Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve has asked the media to not focus on the teams' current winning streak. Pioneer Press columnist Tom Powers is not complying with her request.

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