MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team has signed guard Lindsay Allen to a second seven-day contract. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.
Allen, a 5-8 guard, was originally signed by Minnesota on July 21 to a seven-day contract. The 27-year-old has appeared in two games for Minnesota where she averaged 6.5 points, 4.5 assists and 2.5 rebounds. Last season, Allen spent time with the Indiana Fever where she averaged 5.4 points, 1.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 32 games (eight starts). The five-year veteran tallied a career-high-tying 15 points on Sept. 17, 2021 against the Lynx on 5-of-11 shooting from the field and added seven assists in the game. The Notre Dame product registered her only double-double of her career in a Sept. 19, 2021 matchup against the Chicago Sky, registering 10 points on 3-of-6 shooting (4-of-5 from the line), 10 assists and four rebounds. Allen signed a one-year contract with the Fever on Feb. 4, 2022 but was waived ahead of the regular season. Prior to Indiana, Allen spent two seasons with the Las Vegas Aces and one with the New York Liberty, where she was drafted in the second round of the 2017 WNBA Draft.
Allen will be available for Minnesota’s game against the Atlanta Dream tonight Thursday, July 28 at 6:00 p.m. CT which will be broadcasted on Bally Sports North.