MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Lynx have signed WNBA MVP Maya Moore to a new multiyear contract.
The Lynx announced the deal Thursday. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Moore has fulfilled the considerable promise she had as the No. 1 pick in the 2011 draft. She helped the Lynx to three straight WNBA Finals, including championships in 2011 and 2013.
She was named rookie...
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10 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) Fear not Minnesota Lynx fans, Maya Moore isn't going anywhere.
The restricted free agent hasn't signed her contract yet, but said that it's only a matter of time before she does.
''It literally has just been not getting the paper signed,'' Moore said after participating at the USA Basketball training camp Tuesday. ''I haven't been around a printer. There's nothing...
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12 days ago
Lynx forward Maya Moore was named the Western Conference Player of the Month for July, the WNBA announced Tuesday.
Moore averaged 26.4 points, 8.6 rebounds and 3.6 assists during the month, leading Minnesota to a 9-1 record. She scored a franchise-record 48 points in a July 22 win over Atlanta, which was the second-highest point total in league history.
The award was the second such...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Maya Moore scored a franchise-record 48 points, the second most in WNBA history, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 112-108 in double-overtime on Tuesday night.
Moore hit 16 of 30 shots from the field, including 7 of 9 from beyond the arc. The 48 points are just short of the record 51 scored by Riquna Williams last season.
Lindsay Whalen scored 26 points...
The WNBA announced Monday that Lynx forward Maya Moore has earned its Western Conference Player of the Week honor for July 7-14.
The Player of the Week honor is Moore's second this season and seventh of her decorated career.
Moore began last week with a game-high 30 points, including 16 in the fourth quarter, in a win over Los Angeles. She helped the Lynx knock off Tulsa on July...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Maya Moore's won WNBA, NCAA, Olympic and Chinese titles.
Now, she can add a pseudo-popularity contest to her resume.
Moore became the first top WNBA All-Star Game fan vote recipient this season, receiving 28,389 online and social media votes thanks to a remarkable first half of her fourth season. The 6-foot, 183-pound forward came into Tuesday night's clash against...
MINNEAPOLIS -- With the spotlight on her as usual, Maya Moore graciously beamed at 8,957 spectators Sunday afternoon at the Target Center as she received her third consecutive WNBA Western Conference player of the month award. Moore came off a WNBA Finals MVP performance and in May emerged as a frontrunner for the same season-long honor, scorching opponents with perhaps women's basketball...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Duke women's basketball coach Joanne P. McCallie asked her players to zero in on one word during their 2011 NCAA tournament regional final against Connecticut.
"The entire scouting report was about her," said Tricia Liston, then a little-used freshman Blue Devils guard.
It was nothing new for current Lynx forward Maya Moore, who scored 28 points and pulled down...