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Women's basketball 7/20/2017, 6:19am

After 13 years in the WNBA, Lindsay Whalen stays involved with her alma mater

From Hutchinson, Minnesota to Minneapolis, Lindsay Whalen hasn’t strayed from Minnesota. She didn’t leave her school behind either. Whalen, a former Minnesota point guard from 2000-04, has proven she can thrive at every level, breaking the record for most wins among WNBA players, but she also stayed close to the Gophers program. “I try to go to a practice or two every year,” Whalen said.


Men's basketball 7/19/2017, 5:43am

Joey King continues basketball career overseas

Former Gophers forward Joey King took his talents overseas last year, where he played with a Finnish professional basketball team. Next season, King is overseas again, this time with a team in Belgium. “As of now, I’ve got a contract over there,” King said.