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Mercury open Western Conference finals with rout of Minnesota Lynx
Brittney Griner led the Mercury with 23 points and also had 11 rebounds, and Penny Taylor nearly put up a triple double with 16 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists.
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The Arizona Republic
Mercury open West finals with rout of Lynx
Eleven months ago to the day, the Mercury stood on their home court as the Minnesota Lynx celebrated a series victory in the Western Conference finals - the disappointing end of the Mercury's tumultuous season.
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Mercury never trails in Game One win of West Finals over Lynx
Two of the most powerful teams in WNBA history took the floor at US Airways Center Friday to open the highly-anticipated best-of-three Western Conference Finals.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Welcome to Maya world
In her fourth WNBA season Maya Moore has been electric. Part of a team that has helped set a new standard for greatness in women's basketball , Moore has proved that she's the genuine article on both sides of the floor as well as in the locker room.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Minnesota Lynx meet their match Friday in Phoenix
A happy and relieved Minnesota Lynx team laeves the court after holding off San Antonio to win 88-84 at Target Center in Minneapolis on Thursday, August 21, 2014.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Lynx begin preparation for Phoenix
After taking a couple days off, the Lynx got back to practice today. Much of the work was done in half-court sets, working on plays and on defenses.
Lindsay Whalen's steady play at point guard leads Minnesota Lynx back to Western Conference Finals
The Minnesota Lynx's sweep of the San Antonio Stars showcased the breadth of point guard Lindsay Whalen's skill as a scorer, passer, and leader.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Daily Swish: Three teams punch their tickets to the Conference Finals
Happy Monday! We have a tooooon of stuff to go through. I have some reruns, but it's worth giving a shoutout to them again.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Whalen showed 'leadership on full display' in Lynx series clincher
Lindsay Whalen showed off her total game in two Lynx playoff victories over Becky Hammon and San Antonio.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Love trade goes through
On the first day they were able to complete the long-discussed blockbuster trade, the Minnesota Timberwolves sent Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers, who capped a spectacular summer on Saturday by acquiring the All-Star power forward as another running mate for LeBron James to make them instant t On the first day they were able to complete the ... (more)
Whalen sets new playoff assists record as Lynx hold off Stars.
After becoming the first team in WNBA history to finish four consecutive years with 25 wins or more in the regular season, the Minnesota Lynx now look to carry-over that success into the playoffs.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Mercury coach Sandy Brondello named the 2014 WNBA Coach of the Year
On Friday, the WNBA announced that Phoenix Mercury head coach Sandy Brondello was named the 2014 WNBA Coach of the year.
Musings: Wiggins Day is Imminent. Lynx Avoid Upset, defeat Silver Stars
The Minnesota Timberwolves will trade Kevin Love and get an awesome return, however, the roster is too full.
Maya Moore Wins 2014 MVP
Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx has been named the 2014 WNBA Most Valuable Player presented by Samsung, the WNBA announced today.
Lynx forced to rally for playoff win
The defending champion Minnesota Lynx got a reminder from the San Antonio Stars that nothing comes easy in the postseason.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Lynx's Moore steps up her game, earns Wnba MVP award
The Lynx's Maya Moore posted MVP scoring numbers while being a marked player nightly, but she's most proud of her all-around contributions.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
WNBA Playoff forecast
AP Photo Minnesota Lynx guard Tan White tries to pass the ball against Tulsa Shock forward Tiffany Jackson-Jones in the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Saturday, Aug. 16, Atlanta: The Dream looked good for the first three months of the season before struggling in August and dropping 10 of their final 14 games.
My San Antonio
Express-News Stars beat writer Terrence Thomas profiles the key players and matchups in the Western Conference semifinal series between the No.
Lynx open WNBA playoffs in shadow of Phoenix Mercury
The Minnesota Lynx are the defending WNBA champions and winners of the league title two of the past three seasons.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Lynx begin preparation for playoffs
After taking two days off the Lynx got back to work today to begin prep work for Thursday's playoff opener against San Antonio.