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A WNBA Legend, Sylvia Fowles, To Retire After This Season

Two-time WNBA Champion, Sylvia Fowles announces her retirement after 15 years in the league.
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Minnesota Lynx vs Chicago Sky on 8/27/19 at Target Center in Minneapolis, MN; the Lynx won the game 93-85. Photo Credit: Lorie Shaull [Flickr]

Two-Time WNBA Champion, Sylvia Fowles, announced her retirement after the completion of this 2021-2022 season.

Fowler announced on social media in February that she would be returning “home” to Minnesota Lynx for her 15th and final season.

Fowles, 36, won two WNBA championships with the Minnesota Lynx in 2015 and 2017 and was named Finals MVP for both. In 2017, Fowles was also named MVP for having averaged 18.9 points and 10.4 rebounds per game. Her highest record includes her 65.5% and added 2.0 blocks, 1.5 assists and 1.3 steals per game.

Among Fowles lengthy list of accolades from beginning her career in the Chicago Sky as the No.2 overall pick, being named to three all-star teams within seven seasons, and winning two Defensive Player of the Year, she’s become a legendary athlete in the WNBA.

We’re wishing Fowles a phenomenal, record breaking, final season.

Mykel B Davis

Mykel B Davis


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