Lynx again the WNBA favorite

League's 18th season opens Friday; defending champs open at Mystics

Originally Published: May 12, 2014
By Mechelle Voepel | espnW.com

The champagne was still wet on coach Cheryl Reeve's clothes when her mind took a quick look ahead. Her Minnesota Lynx had just won their second WNBA title last October, so players and coaches were celebrating with some bubbly. But Reeve also had the big picture in sight.

Three consecutive appearances in the WNBA Finals? Winning two of those three series? Great ... but Reeve knows every WNBA team is still measured against a higher standard set long ago.

That's ...

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