Lynx's Fowles named AP Defensive Player of Year

NEW YORK -- Nneka Ogwumike put up career numbers this season for Los Angeles and was arguably the most consistent impact player in the league.Her efforts earned her Associated Press WNBA Player of the Year honors on Tuesday. The award was chosen by the 14-member media panel that votes for the weekly power poll."It's special that there are different perspectives on so many things...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lynx Win Final Tune-up over Dream, 95-87

Sylvia Fowles had her first 30 point performance as a member of the Lynx. She played the majority of the game with three fouls but was still able to lead the team to a win. We finally made it. The end of the regular season for the Lynx was last night as they hosted the Dream at the Target Center. They won’t be back here for a long time as the first two playoff games will be played...
Via Canis Hoopus
7 days ago

Lynx set franchise record with 28 wins, 95-87 over Dream

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Sylvia Fowles scored 30 points and the Minnesota Lynx finished the regular season with a franchise-record 28 victories, beating the Atlanta Dream 95-87 on Saturday night. The defending champion Lynx (28-6) earned a double-bye in the playoffs. The lowest seed to advance through the first two single-elimination rounds will visit Minnesota for Game 1 of the semifinals...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lynx beat Sparks, move into first place in WNBA

LOS ANGELES -- Sylvia Fowles had 21 points and nine rebounds, Maya Moore scored 12 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Los Angeles Sparks 77-74 on Tuesday night for sole possession of first place in the Western Conference.Fowles and Moore combined to score Minnesota's first 18 points of the fourth.Moore hit a 3-pointer in transition to extend Minnesota...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Fowles Carries Lynx to Victory over Mystics, 75-69

Sylvia Fowles had 15 points and 17 rebounds in a game defined by defense. She played nearly 37 minutes as the Lynx now sit in first place. The Lynx entered the night with the potential to take sole possession of first place in the league. They were hosting the Washington Mystics, a team that embarrassed them previously on June 26th. It wasn’t pretty offensively, but they had a...
Via Canis Hoopus
22 days ago

Lynx's Fowles double-doubles in win over Mystics

MINNEAPOLIS -- Maya Moore scored 27 points, Sylvia Fowles had 15 points and 17 rebounds and the Minnesota Lynx held on to beat the Washington Mystics 75-69 on Friday night.Western Conference-leading Minnesota (23-5) has won 10 of its last 12 games and eight straight at home.Tayler Hill had 15 points, and Leilani Mitchell 13 for the Mystics (10-17). They have lost two straight and...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Moore, Fowles lead Lynx past Mercury

MINNEAPOLIS -- Maya Moore scored 28 points and Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and 13 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 71-61 on Sunday night. Renee Montgomery had 15 points for the Lynx (20-10), who now lead Phoenix by three games in the Western Conference. Minnesota, which was 2-of-10 shooting to open the game and missed 11 straight shots in the second...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Lynx, newly acquired Fowles share WNBA championship goal

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota's window for another WNBA championship is still open. That's why they worked so hard to acquire Sylvia Fowles, and that's why she wanted to play for the Lynx. The Lynx were more than willing to part with two players and a first-round draft pick for the 29-year-old Fowles, a two-time Olympian with career averages in the league of 15.7 points, 9.8 rebounds...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Lynx acquire Sylvia Fowles from Sky in 3-team trade

The Chicago Sky traded center Sylvia Fowles to the Minnesota Lynx as part of a three-team deal Monday. The Sky acquired Erika De Souza from Atlanta and also gave the Lynx their second-round pick in next year's draft. The Dream received Damiris Dantas, Reshanda Gray and Minnesota's first-round pick next season. Lynx executive vice president Roger Griffith called Fowles a "proven,...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Sky Force Decisive Game 3

The Chicago Sky are just one win away from the WNBA Finals after defeating the Indiana Fever in double overtime 86-84 on Monday afternoon. Center Sylvia Fowles (27 points and 7 rebounds) led the way for the Sky as they played in front of a wild home crowd. Sky guards Courtney Vandersloot (18) and Allie Quigley (16) helped propel the team to the victory as well. The Sky hung close...
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September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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