2010 Minnesota Lynx season

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2010 Minnesota Lynx season
Head Coach Cheryl Reeve
Arena Target Center
Attendance 7,622 per game
Results
Record 13–21
(.382)
Place 5th (Western)
Playoff Finish Did not qualify
Team Leaders
Points Augustus (16.9)
Rebounds Brunson (10.3)
Assists Whalen (5.6)
Media
Radio KLCI
Television FS-N
NBATV, ESPN2
Minnesota Lynx seasons
< 2009 2011 >

The 2010 WNBA season is the 12th season for the Minnesota Lynx of the Women's National Basketball Association.

Transactions[edit]

Dispersal draft[edit]

Based on the Lynx's 2009 record, they would pick 2nd in the Sacramento Monarchs dispersal draft. The Lynx picked Rebekkah Brunson.

WNBA Draft[edit]

The following are the Lynx's selections in the 2010 WNBA Draft.

Transaction log[edit]

  • January 30, 2009: The Lynx traded their second round pick in the 2010 Draft to the Washington Mystics as part of the Lindsey Harding transaction.
  • January 12: The Lynx traded Renee Montgomery and the first overall pick in the 2010 Draft to the Connecticut Sun in exchange for Lindsay Whalen and the second overall pick in the 2010 Draft.
  • February 8: The Lynx re-signed free agent Seimone Augustus.
  • February 16: The Lynx withdrew its qualifying offer to Tasha Humphrey, making her an unrestricted free agent.
  • February 17: The Lynx signed free agent Hamchetou Maiga-Ba.
  • February 19: The Lynx signed and traded Roneeka Hodges to the San Antonio Silver Stars in exchange for the right to swap second round picks with San Antonio in the 2011 WNBA Draft.
  • April 8: The Lynx traded the draft rights to Kelsey Griffin to the Connecticut Sun in exchange for their first- and second-round draft picks in the 2011 Draft.
  • April 20: The Lynx signed Nuria Martinez.
  • April 22: The Lynx signed Ashley Ellis-Milan, Brittany McCoy, Vanessa Gidden and Jessica Adair to training camp contracts.
  • May 12: The Lynx waived Jessica Adair, Ashley Ellis-Milan, Vanessa Gidden and Brittany McCoy.
  • May 24: The Lynx activated Rebekkah Brunson and waived Gabriela Marginean.
  • July 26: The Lynx traded Rashanda McCants to the Tulsa Shock in exchange for Alexis Hornbuckle.
  • August 3: The Lynx waived Nuria Martinez and signed Kristen Mann.
  • August 18: The Lynx signed Jessica Adair and suspended Nicky Anosike.

Trades[edit]

Free agents[edit]

Roster[edit]

Minnesota Lynx roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Height Weight From
F/C 21 United States Anosike, Nicky 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 211 lb (96 kg) Tennessee
G 33 United States Augustus, Seimone 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 179 lb (81 kg) LSU
F 32 United States Brunson, Rebekkah 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Georgetown
C 9 United States Hollingsworth, Quanitra 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 201 lb (91 kg) Virginia Commonwealth
SG 14 United States Hornbuckle, Alexis 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 155 lb (70 kg) Tennessee
F 24 United States Houston, Charde 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 189 lb (86 kg) Connecticut
F 99 Mali Maiga-Ba, Hamchetou 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 162 lb (73 kg) Old Dominion
F 44 United States Mann, Kristen 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 185 lb (84 kg) UC Santa Barbara
PG 13 United States Whalen, Lindsay 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 150 lb (68 kg) Minnesota
G 11 United States Wiggins, Candice Injured 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 154 lb (70 kg) Stanford
G 22 United States Wright, Monica 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 178 lb (81 kg) Virginia
Head coach
Assistant coaches
Athletic trainer



Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (IN) Inactive
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Depth[edit]

Pos. Starter Bench
C Rebekkah Brunson Quanitra Hollingsworth
PF Nicky Anosike Charde Houston
SF Seimone Augustus Hamchetou Maiga-Ba / Kristen Mann
SG Monica Wright Candice Wiggins Cruz Roja.svg
PG Lindsay Whalen Alexis Hornbuckle

Season standings[edit]

Western Conference W L PCT GB Home Road Conf.
Seattle Storm x 28 6 .824 17–0 11–6 20–2
Phoenix Mercury x 15 19 .441 13.0 9–8 6–11 13–9
San Antonio Silver Stars x 14 20 .412 14.0 8–9 6–11 11–11
Los Angeles Sparks x 13 21 .382 15.0 8–9 5–12 10–12
Minnesota Lynx o 13 21 .382 15.0 7–10 6–11 8–14
Tulsa Shock o 6 28 .176 22.0 4–13 2–15 4–18

Schedule[edit]

Preseason[edit]

2010 Game Log: Preseason

Regular season[edit]

2010 Game Log: Regular Season
Watch all games live on WNBA LiveAccess

Statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game  RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game  BPG  Blocks per game
 PPG  Points per game  FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage  TO  Turnovers per game  PF  Fouls per game Team leader

Regular season[edit]

Awards and honors[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]