Cheryl Reeve isn't worried about keeping expectations in check. To the contrary, she wants the heat on the Lynx. Minnesota has not made the WNBA playoffs since 2004, and Reeve, the franchise's new head coach, is ready to change that.
Last year, Jennifer Gillom ran the show for Minnesota; now she's in Los Angeles. Reeve, former assistant to Bill Laimbeer and then Rick Mahorn in Detroit, is taking her shot at trying to make things work in Minnesota.