Shenise Johnson grabbed a rebound for Indiana in 2017. The Lynx acquired the guard from the Fever in March.

Lynx guard Shenise Johnson trying to prove to herself her left knee sound again

The former Indiana player had knee surgery in 2017, but she insists she is as good as ever.
Coronavirus
July 10
Twins reliever Jorge Alacala threw during live batting practice Monday evening. The team started training camp last week.

Tracking the sports schedule: Latest on what's returning and when

Here are the latest updates on sports cancellations and postponements, and when the games may begin again.
Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen fielded questions after she announced her retirement during a press conference at Mayo Square, Monday, June 13, 20
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Lindsay Whalen is retiring after 14 years of playing in the WNBA and is about to start her rookie season of coaching the University of Minnesota women's basketball team.
Lynx
July 10

Ex-Atlants star McCoughtry says Dream owner Loeffler 'against what we stand for'

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, who also co-owns the Dream, released a letter Tuesday objecting to the WNBA's plans to honor and participate in the "Black Lives Matter" movement during its coming season.
Lynx
July 10
Lynx head coach Cheryl Reeve spoke with first-round pick Napheesa Collier during last season's training camp.

Back on the floor, Lynx have first practice in 10 months today

With the likelihood that nobody will be ready for a hard physical load, much of the early work will be mental.
Lynx
July 10
The Lynx's Damiris Dantas (92) loses a step on Elena Delle Donne (11) of the Washington Mystics last August at Target Center.

Star Delle Donne waiting to hear from WNBA medical review panel

WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne is waiting to have her case heard by the league's independent panel of doctors to see if she'll be medically excused for the season, the Washington Mystics said Wednesday.
Lindsay Whalen (13) and Sylvia Fowles (34) celebrated after Fowles scored and was fouled on the play in the fourth quarter.
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Lynx
July 7
Lynx forward Napheesa Collier (via Zoom)

Live from the bubble, Lynx aim to make most of strange season

Lynx captains Sylvia Fowles and Napheesa Collier weren't inclined to join other WNBA peers in complaining about accommodations in Florida.
Lynx
July 7

Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler opposes WNBA's newest Black Lives Matter initiative days after 'mob rule' comment

The WNBA started its year trying to declare itself one of the most progressive professional sports leagues in the world. Yet, one day after the…
Lynx
July 7

Dream owner Loeffler objects to WNBA's social justice plans

Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler is not in favor of the WNBA's social justice plans and has sent a letter to Commissioner Cathy Engelbert objecting to the league's initiatives to honor the Black Lives Matter movement.
Lynx
July 7

Liberty's Asia Durr opts out of 2020 WNBA season, says she's been battling coronavirus for a month

A day after Liberty players, coaches and staff shipped off for the Florida bubble at the IMG Academy, another player announced she would not be joining them. Asia Durr, the Liberty's 2019 No. 2 overall pick, confirmed on Tuesday she would not play this season because she has been battling the coronavirus for a month.
Lynx
July 6
Coach Cheryl Reeve will begin preparing this week for the Lynx’s 22-game season, hoping to establish her rebuilt team’s identity during a short tr

Preparation factors under 'bubble' a mystery as Lynx begin training camp

General Manager and coach Cheryl Reeve says Lynx must adapt to protocols, find identity in a hurry.
Wolves
July 6

Penny Taylor steps away from Phoenix assistant coach job

Phoenix Mercury assistant coach Penny Taylor is stepping away to focus on being a full-time mother, the team announced Monday.
Lynx
July 6

WNBA players to spotlight Breonna Taylor on jerseys

WNBA players will wear uniforms for the opening weekend of the season featuring Breonna Taylor's name when the league begins play later this month.
Lynx
July 6

7 WNBA players show positive results for COVID-19 as testing begins

The WNBA revealed the results of its first round of coronavirus testing.On Monday, the league announced seven of the 137 players (about 5%) tested had…
Lynx
July 6

Most of WNBA's older coaches OK with Florida virus risk

Mike Thibault knows he could be at higher risk for severe illness if he gets the coronavirus because of his age.
Vikings
July 5
Sports has given athletes such as Maya Moore and Colin Kaepernick an opportunity to effect change well beyond the court and field.

Souhan: Sports world finds its voice in difficult times

There are examples everywhere of people trying to effect change.
Lynx
July 5
Maya Moore participated in a video call with reporters on Thursday.

'Relief and gratitude': Maya Moore describes Jonathan Irons' freedom

The Lynx star stepped away from the WNBA in 2019 to work on getting Irons freed from prison. On Wednesday, he was released.
Wolves
July 5
Inter Miami CF soccer players were greeted by fans as left leave their stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for an MLS tournament in Orlando on Wednesday

Souhan: Restarting sports in virus-deep Florida was horrible mistake

Sports leagues should have ignored the welcome mat offered by the Sunshine State.
Lynx
July 4
Las Vegas All-Star center Liz Cambage passed around Washington's LaToya Sanders last year.

Agent: Cambage expected out; severe risk if she gets virus

Las Vegas Aces All-Star center Liz Cambage is expected to miss the upcoming WNBA season for health reasons, according to her agent.
Gophers
July 2

Trio of former UConn greats leading social justice charge

Renee Montgomery and Tiffany Hayes appreciated what former UConn teammate Maya Moore was doing when the All-Star forward stepped away from basketball two years ago to focus on criminal justice reform.
Lynx
July 1
Jonathan Irons, who was serving a 50-year sentence for a conviction that was ultimately overturned, at Jefferson City Correctional Center

Man behind Maya Moore's push for justice is released from Missouri prison

Jonathan Irons, whose bid for freedom from a 50-year prison sentence was pushed by Lynx star Maya Moore, walked out of a Missouri penitentiary Wednesday, nearly four months after a judge overturned his conviction.
Lynx
July 1

Sparks launch 'Change Has No Offseason' campaign to combat systemic racism and sexism

A month ago, when Candace Parker was driving through Beverly Hills and protesters were marching through the streets, the Sparks star turned to her 11-year-old daughter and attempted to explain the situation.