Minnesota Lynx Waive Three

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team has waived forwards Chantel Osahor and Breanna Richardson and guard Moriah Mack. With the move, the Lynx training camp roster stands at 12 players.

Osahor, a 6-2 forward from the University of Washington, was originally drafted by the Chicago Sky with the 21st overall pick in the 2017 WNBA Draft before being traded to the Lynx on April 14. She collected a game-high six rebounds and five assists in Minnesota’s 113-67 victory vs. the Atlanta Dream on May 5.

Richardson, a 6-1 forward from Conyers, Georgia, finished her career at Mississippi State before signing as a free agent with the Lynx on April 21. In two preseason games with Minnesota, she combined for 10 points and four rebounds, posting highs of eight points and three rebounds vs. Atlanta.

Mack, a 5-8 guard from New Mexico State, was signed as a free agent on April 21. In two preseason games with the Lynx, she averaged 3.5 ppg and 1.0 apg in 24-plus minutes. Mack posted highs of seven points and two assists vs. Atlanta.

 

2017 MINNESOTA LYNX TRAINING CAMP ROSTER*

No Player Pos Ht Birthdate College/Year Yrs
33 Seimone Augustus G 6-0 04/30/84 Louisiana State ’06 11
32 Rebekkah Brunson F 6-2 12/11/81 Georgetown ’04 13
14 Temi Fagbenle F 6-4 09/08/92 USC ‘17 R
34 Sylvia Fowles C 6-6 10/06/85 Louisiana ‘08 9
3 Natasha Howard F 6-2 09/02/91 Florida State ‘14 3
12 Alexis Jones G 5-8 05/08/94 Baylor ‘17 R
21 Renee Montgomery G 5-7 12/02/86 Connecticut ‘09 8
23 Maya Moore F 6-0 06/11/89 Connecticut ’11 6
7 Jia Perkins G 5-8 02/23/82 Texas Tech ‘04 13
22 Plenette Pierson F 6-2 08/31/81 Texas Tech ‘03 14
9 Shao Ting F 6-1 12/10/89 China R
13 Lindsay Whalen G 5-9 05/09/82 Minnesota ’04 13

*The 2017 roster must be finalized by Friday, May 12 at 4 p.m. CT.