Ogwumike breaks WNBA record making all 12 FG attempts

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Nneka Ogwumike has broken the WNBA record for field goals made in a game without a miss, hitting all 12 of her shots in the Los Angeles Sparks' 97-73 rout of Dallas. She surpassed the mark set by Minnesota's Seimone Augustus, who was 11 for 11 from the field against the Sparks on June 8, 2007. Ogwumike also made all seven of her free throw attempts Saturday...
Via Associated Press
2 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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The morning warmup: Henderson leads KMPG Women’s PGA; Augustus sustains head injury

From Excelle: Excelle’s Kim Vandenberg chatted with Inge Dekker, who is headed to her fourth Olympics this summer, on swimming, beating cancer and her future. The Philadelphia Force’s Alyssa Murray watched Hilary Bowen growing up but the two didn’t get to suit up until they both reached the pros. Penny Taylor took last year off to rest her knees and process her father’s death...
Via Excelle Sports
4 days ago

Lynx survive late Fever rally for 74-71 win

MINNEAPOLIS -- Lindsay Whalen and Seimone Augustus scored 12 points each and the Minnesota Lynx held off a late charge to beat the Indiana Fever 74-71 on Friday night in a rematch of last season's WNBA Finals.Whalen had 10 points in the first five minutes and the Lynx (5-0) outscored the Fever 29-6 in the first quarter. Minnesota had its largest lead of 24 early in the second half...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

West-leading Lynx lose All-Star Augustus to knee surgery

MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus had arthroscopic surgery on her right knee and will be sidelined indefinitely. The team announced the surgery Friday. Augustus averaged 15.4 points in 13 games this season and was named an All-Star starter this week. Even without their star, the Lynx beat the Chicago Sky 84-66 on Friday night. Minnesota (11-3) is sitting in first...
Via Associated Press
July 17, 2015  |  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'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

Augustus leads Lynx to victory over Sparks

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Seimone Augustus scored 26 points, Maya Moore and Damiris Dantas both had double-doubles, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-72 on Sunday. Lindsay Whalen added 19 points and Janel McCarville scored 11 to give the Lynx (8-1) five players in double figures. Dantas had 15 points and 11 rebounds and Moore had 12 points and 13 rebounds as Minnesota...
Via Fox Sports North
June 08, 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

Best individual performances in NBA Finals history

Who stays, goes between the pipes for Sharks and Penguins?

QUIZ: Name every golf course that has hosted the U.S. Open

QUIZ: Name the MLB career leaders in games played from A-Z

QUIZ: Name every school to win the College World Series

QUIZ: Name the top three picks in the NBA draft since 1985

QUIZ: Name the athletes featured in the following rap lyrics

QUIZ: Name the 12 current NFL franchises that have relocated

QUIZ: Identify these NHL Hall of Famers by their nicknames

QUIZ: Name every one of Muhammad Ali's title bout opponents

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker