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In this Dec. 31, 2019, photo, Minnesota coach Lindsay Whalen cheers after guard Destiny Pitts hit a 3-pointer during the second half against Ohio State in an NCAA college basketball game in Minneapolis. Pitts said Thursday, jan. 16, she is transferring after the Gophers suspended her for unspecified “conduct unbecoming a member of the team.” (Renee Jones Schneider/Star Tribune via AP)

Minnesota's Pitts says she's transferring amid suspension

Jan. 16, 2020 7:10 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota leading scorer Destiny Pitts said Thursday she is transferring after the Gophers suspended her for unspecified “conduct unbecoming a member of the team.” Pitts tweeted that she is leaving "to further my academic and athletic journey in an environment that will...

Gophers star Pitts still suspended, Bello sisters back

Jan. 15, 2020 3:33 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's suspension of leading scorer Destiny Pitts will stay in effect for at least a second straight game, coach Lindsay Whalen said Wednesday. Pitts remains with the program, Whalen said, but the junior guard not practiced since the punishment for unspecified “conduct...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019 file photo, Minnesota Lynx's head coach Cheryl Reeve instructs her players during a WNBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Sparks in Los Angeles. Reeve, who has guided the Lynx to four WNBA championships in 10 seasons, has signed a multiyear contract extension. The team did not disclose specific terms. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

Lynx give coach, GM Cheryl Reeve multiyear extension

Dec. 7, 2019 12:45 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Lynx coach and general manager Cheryl Reeve has signed a multiyear contract extension. The Lynx made the announcement Friday but did not give specific terms. Reeve has guided the Lynx to four WNBA championships in 10 seasons. She added general manager duties in 2017....