Lynx Waive Jess Adair

The Minnesota Lynx today announced the team has waived center Jessica Adair. The Lynx roster now stands at 14 players.

Adair, 26, averaged 3.6 points and 2.7 rebounds per game in parts of three seasons with the Lynx. She averaged 2.4 points and 2.1 rebounds in 8.8 minutes per game in 19 games last season, missing time due to a midseason arthroscopic surgery on her right knee. Over the past two seasons, Adair has appeared in 12 postseason contests with the Lynx, averaging 4.0 points and 2.6 rebounds in 9.1 minutes per game.

The first chance fans have to see the defending Western Conference Championís new-look roster is the teamís preseason contest at Target Center on Tuesday, May 21 at 12 p.m. Tickets for the preseason game are available starting at $15, with season ticket members and groups of 10 or more receiving a discounted rate of $12, by calling 612-673-8400.

The 15th season of professional womenís basketball in Minnesota kicks off Saturday, June 1, at 7 p.m. when the Lynx take on the Connecticut Sun. Beginning as low as $18 per game or $187 for a full season package, fans can purchase tickets by calling the Lynx at 612-673-8400 or by visiting

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