The Minnesota Lynx begin their 2011 playoff run tonight when they host San Antonio in game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal best of 3 series.  Minnesota finished the regular season with the best record in the league at 27-7 and won all 4 meetings with San Antonio this season.

Lynx forward Maya Moore was selected as the rookie of the year this season.  She averaged 13.2 points a game.  Cheryl Reeve was named the WNBA coach of the year.  Gametime tonight against San Antonio is 8pm.