Augustus, Brunson lead Lynx to 83-65 win over Dream

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Seimone Augustus scored 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting and Rebekkah Brunson had 13 points and 12 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 83-65 and win their fifth straight game. Minnesota (20-4) has won at least 20 games in six consecutive seasons, tying the Los Angeles Sparks (1999-2004) for the longest streak in WNBA history. Sylvia Fowles...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Lynx's Augustus reaches 5K career points in OT win over Wings

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Seimone Augustus hit a fade-away jumper in the paint with 15.3 seconds left in overtime to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Dallas Wings 98-97 on Sunday night.Maya Moore had 20 points and six assists, Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and a season-high 19 rebounds and Rebekkah Brunson had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Lynx (19-4). Lindsey Whalen scored 15 points...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Augustus Returns from Injury, Leads Lynx over Liberty, 88-70

Seimone Augustus had 20 points, seven rebounds and four assists in her return from injury. She now only needs two points to hit the 5,000 mark for her career. Seimone Augustus had not played in three games due to a knee injury. The Lynx went 2-1 in her absence, losing the first game in that stretch to the Connecticut Sun in a heartbreaker that went to overtime. Despite the team...
Via Canis Hoopus
19 days ago

Lynx win third straight, top Liberty 88-70

MINNEAPOLIS -- Seimone Augustus had 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting, and Maya Moore scored 15 to help the Minnesota Lynx cruise to an 88-70 victory over the New York Liberty on Friday night.Augustus, who had missed the last three games due to a sore left knee, grabbed a season-high seven rebounds and had four assists. Janel McCarville scored a season-best 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting...
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Police walk off job in response to Minnesota Lynx 'Black Lives Matter' shirts

In response to recent events, the Minnesota Lynx showed their support for social change on Saturday night, and local police officers were not happy about it. Four off-duty police officers who were providing security at the Lynx game walked off the job after the Lynx wore warm-up shirts seemingly promoting the message of the Black Lives Matter movement. An up close look at the...
Via College Spun
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Lynx move to 10-0, defeat Mystics despite trailing at halftime

WASHINGTON -- Seimone Augustus scored 21 points to help the Minnesota Lynx tie their own WNBA record for best start in league history with an 83-76 win over the Washington Mystics on Saturday.Minnesota (10-0) matched the 2012 which also won its first 10 games to set the league record.Augustus, who missed the last game after suffering a bruise to her head on Tuesday, was 10 of 18...
Via Associated Press
June 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Lynx stave off Fever with buzzer-beater

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Seimone Augustus' rebound basket as time expired lifted the Minnesota Lynx to their 10th consecutive victory, 66-64 over the Indiana Fever on Tuesday night. Lindsay Whalen's jumper rolled off the rim in the final seconds, and Augustus snuck in for her fifth rebound and the winning score. She was mobbed by her teammates in the free-throw lane when the final buzzer...
Via Fox Sports North
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lynx fully healthy for first time all season

MINNEAPOLIS -- While working her team through situational scrimmage sets Thursday, Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve found herself a little wide-eyed. There was Seimone Augustus, coming off screens on the wing and knocking down that patented pull-up jumper of hers. There was Rebekkah Brunson, taking over in the paint just like she always has. There were Monica Wright and Devereaux Peters,...
Via Fox Sports North
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Lynx's Augustus, Whalen named WNBA All-Star reserves

MINNEAPOLIS -- Once again, the Lynx will be well-represented at the WNBA All-Star Game this weekend. The league announced Tuesday that Minnesota point guard Lindsay Whalen and wing Seimone Augustus will join Maya Moore and the Lynx coaching staff on the Western Conference team. The conference coaches voted Whalen and Augustus in as reserves after fan balloting named Moore a starter...
Via Fox Sports North
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

It's business as usual for veteran Lynx forward Augustus

MINNEAPOLIS -- Seimone Augustus rose for the shot with less than three seconds left. It was one of those picture-perfect pull-ups that, once they leave the shooter's hand, seem destined to rattle home. That's especially the case with the Lynx's seasoned small forward. She's been doing this for years, both when Minnesota was a WNBA laughingstock and a perennial championship contender...
Via Fox Sports North
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

WATCH: The five most memorable sneakers in Olympics history

When sports stars get real: Athletes who found (and lost) love on reality TV

QUIZ: Name every player on the 2016 US Women's Olympic Soccer Team

WATCH: Five things athletes should avoid on social media

WATCH: Jason Terry talks about the origin of his infamous tattoo

Brett Favre: Not your average NFL Hall of Famer

Pay for great play: USWNT deserves more than admiration

UNC vs. the NCAA: Academic fraud or athletic advantage?

WATCH: Jason Terry on how you make and beat an NBA super team

Looking back at 50 years of NFL franchise relocations

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker