WNBA Playoffs 2013

Video: Rep. Keith Ellison congratulates Lynx

Rep. Keith Ellison took to the U.S. House floor yesterday to congratulate the Minnesota Lynx on winning the 2013 WNBA Finals, their second championship in three years.

What can the Dream learn from the 2013 Finals?


What did the Dream's loss to the Lynx in the 2013 WNBA Finals say about what they should do next?

Three up, three down: Lynx sweep Dream for title


The Atlanta Dream put up more of a fight at the Arena at Gwinnett Center in Game Three of the WNBA Finals, but the result was the same - a third loss to the Minnesota Lynx, finishing the sweep and...


Video: McCarville's steal & between-the-legs pass

WNBA highlight video of Janel McCarville's steal and between the legs pass during the third quarter of Game 3 of the 2013 WNBA Finals.

Well-rounded Lynx overwhelm Dream 86-77 in Game 3


Despite a much-improved effort from the Atlanta Dream in Game 3 of the 2013 WNBA FInals, the Minnesota Lynx just had too many weapons as they completed a three-game sweep to earn their second WNBA...



Besides being my favorite team, the Lynx were easily the best team in the WNBA this season. All around performance from every single player helped the Lynx bring home their second championship in...


How much will the location of Games 3 & 4 matter?

While the Minnesota Lynx are ready to put an end to the 2013 WNBA Finals on the road, the Atlanta Dream are apparently trying to make sure that The Arena at Gwinnett Center feel a bit more like...

Poor shot selection hurts Dream in Game 2


The Atlanta Dream were within striking distance of the Minnesota Lynx as late as the third quarter but poor shot selection during a crucial stretch did them in.

The Minnesota Juggernaut & hope for Atlanta


A big 15-0 run for the home team in the second quarter of Game 1 of the 2013 WNBA Finals was both an example of the Minnesota Lynx's dominance this season and reason for hope for the Atlanta Dream...


Lynx showcase roster flexibility in Game 1 rout


A big night from Monica Wright was the headline story for the Minnesota Lynx after Game 1 of the 2013 WNBA Finals, but as impressive is how a pair of the team's All-Stars deferred.

A WNBA Finals primer


A look at key players, matchups, and statistics for the 2013 WNBA Finals.

How Alex Bentley could impact the WNBA Finals


While the Minnesota Lynx return to the WNBA Finals with one of the most consistently successful point guards in league history, the Atlanta Dream return with an entirely different rotation. And...

Erika de Souza's All-WNBA caliber season


Atlanta Dream center Erika de Souza wasn't named to the 2013 All-WNBA team, but her All-WNBA caliber season is a major reason why her team was able to return to their third finals in four years.

Three keys to the Lynx winning a second title


The Minnesota Lynx are generally considered the favorite to win the 2013 WNBA Finals, but the pair of regular season meetings between the two teams showed how the Atlanta Dream are a team that will...

Monica Wright, versatility & the Sixth Woman award


Minnesota Lynx reserve Monica Wright came in second in Sixth Woman of the Year award voting, perhaps in part because the versatile wing's value to one of the most dominant teams in league history...

Three keys for Atlanta in the WNBA Finals


The Atlanta Dream snapped an eight-game losing streak to the Minnesota Lynx on August 20th. The big win highlighted some of their keys to success in the 2013 WNBA Finals.


Video: The Dream's win against the Lynx on Aug. 20

With the Minnesota Lynx being the favorite coming into the 2013 WNBA Finals, we look at a few notes on how the Atlanta Dream at home on August 20.

How the Lynx stifled the Mercury to advance


After the Phoenix Mercury shot just 34.26% from the field in the Western Conference Finals, the Minnesota Lynx's defensive prowess probably deserves some credit.

WNBA Finals schedule: Games 3 & 4 at Gwinnett


The 2013 WNBA Finals schedule has been released, with the Atlanta Dream slated to host the Minnesota Lynx at the Arena at Gwinnett Center for Games 3 and 4 (if necessary).

Lynx, Dream and thoughts on three-game series.


Some general thoughts on Lynx/Dream and the silliness of a three-game series.

How the Dream swept the defending champs


The Atlanta Dream swept the Indiana Fever in the Eastern Conference Finals to make their third WNBA Finals in four years. The way they did it isn't terribly surprising.

Taurasi kisses Augustus, then gets a foul...


...and besides, the Lynx won!

Dream hold on against Fever for Game 1 win in ECF


In a thrilling back and forth battle between Atlanta and Indiana in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Fever had their chances but Atlanta held on for a 84-79 victory to win the first...

Open Thread: Conference Finals begin today!


We are one step closer to a 2012 Finals repeat, if you know what I mean.

How can Phoenix upset Minnesota?


The Phoenix Mercury will face the Minnesota Lynx as they try to return to the WNBA Finals for the first time since 2009. But what do they have to do to beat one of the most dominant teams in WNBA...

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