Records and Milestones Reached in 2013






The Minnesota Lynx had quite the season in 2013. Here are some of the records and milestones they reached while securing the league's best record:

Season - Individual

Highest 3-Point FG Percentage: .453 (72-159) Maya Moore

Most Defensive Rebounds: 205 Rebekkah Brunson (tied)

Most Games, 10+ Points/10+ Rebounds: 12 Rebekkah Brunson (tied)

Season - Team

Most Consecutive Home Wins 18 7/12/12-8/4/13

Highest Field Goal Percentage .474 (1,109-2,341)

Highest Free Throw Percentage .790 (469-594)

Most Field Goals Made: 1,109 (32.6 FGM/gm)

Fewest 3-Point Field Goals Made: 131 (3.9 3FGM/gm)

Fewest 3-Point Field Goals Attempted: 359 (10.6 3FGA/gm)

Most Defensive Rebounds: 922 (27.1 drpg)

Fewest Turnovers: 412 (12.1 TO/gm) ** WNBA Record **

Highest Assist/Turnover Ratio: 1.69 (698/412) ** WNBA Record **

Most Blocked Shots: 162 (4.76 bpg)

Fewest Personal Fouls: 562 (16.5 PF/gm)

Most Games to Shoot 50%+: 14

Most Consecutive Sub-40% Opp. Games: 6 7/7/13-7/21/13 (tied)

There have been 11 teams that have won 26 or more games in a WNBA season, and Lindsay Whalen has been the starting point guard on five of them:

1998 Houston (27-3)

1999 Houston (26-6)

2000 Houston (27-5)

2000 Los Angeles (28-4)

2001 Los Angeles (28-4)

2005 Connecticut (26-8)

2006 Connecticut (26-8)

2010 Seattle (28-6)

2011 Minnesota (27-7)

2012 Minnesota (27-7)

2013 Minnesota (26-8)

Maya Moore became the first player in WNBA history to lead the league in both three-pointers made (72) and three-point percentage (.453) in the same season.

Three perimeter players in the WNBA shot better than 46 percent from the floor this season:

Seimone Augustus 51.6% (7th overall)

Maya Moore 50.9% (10th overall)

Lindsay Whalen 48.6% (14th overall)

The rest of the top 15 consists of eight centers and four power forwards (including Rebekkah Brunson, 12th at 49.7%).


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