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Voepel: On and off court, Augustus leads Lynx

Injuries limited her to just 16 regular-season games, but Seimone Augustus is as vital as ever to Minnesota's championship hopes.

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Geno Just Being Geno

UConn coach Geno Auriemma is taking heat for his comments about the Huskies' fan base. But we're now talking about the team before the season has even started. He knows what he's doing.

Fever force Game 3 (0:39)
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Voepel: An open letter to NBA commissioner Adam Silver

On the day the WNBA playoffs opened, NBA commissioner Adam Silver vaguely said the league isn't "where we hoped it would be." But what does that mean? Mechelle Voepel takes the gloves off.

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2015 WNBA playoff schedule

Minnesota, which knocked off defending champ Phoenix, and Indiana, which upset top-seeded New York, will meet in the WNBA Finals, which open Sunday on ABC.

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Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

Both teams looked a little nervous/tight in the first quarter, and shooting percentages - 31.3 for Lynx, 21.1 for Fever - reflect that.

Minnesota Lynx @minnesotalynx

ANNA CRUZ! She gets the up-and-under from an impossible angle. She's tied with Maya for the team lead in pts, 4. #Lynx and Fever tied at 10.