Preview: Lynx vs. Sky

The Minnesota Lynx will make their 2021 postseason debut on Sunday against the Chicago Sky at Target Center.

Minnesota earned a first-round bye after finishing with a 22-10 record and finishing as the third seed at the conclusion of the WNBA regular season.

After going 16-16 in the regular season, Chicago fell into the sixth seed and landed a first-round single elimination game against the Dallas Wings that
took place on Thursday night. The Sky prevailed 81-64, with forward Kahleah Copper putting up 23 points and Candace Parker tallying 11 points and 15 rebounds in the game.

The Lynx and Sky met twice during the regular season, splitting the series 1-1 as the visiting team earned victories in each matchup.

The winner of Sunday’s win or go home contest will advance to the semifinals and face the Las Vegas Aces.

  • What: Lynx vs. Sky
  • When: 4:00pm CT, September 26
  • Where: Target Center
  • Watch: ESPN2