Lynx sign rookie forward Natasha Mack |

Lynx sign rookie forward Natasha Mack

Natasha Mack. Photo: Courtesy of the Minnesota Lynx. Natasha Mack.

Tommy Wiita
Updated: July 06, 2021 12:48 PM
Created: July 06, 2021 12:40 PM

The Minnesota Lynx announced on Tuesday that they have signed rookie forward Natasha Mack. 

Mack's contract is a seven-day contract, however, per team policy, other details of the deal were not disclosed. 

The Texas native was selected 16th overall by the Chicago Sky in the 2021 WNBA Draft. The forward has appeared in three games this season and has averaged 2 points and 1.3 rebounds in 5.3 minutes per game with the Sky. 

Mack, an Oklahoma State grad, joins Lynx center Sylvia Fowles in winning the WBCA NCAA Division I Defensive Player of the year in the 2020-21 season. Fowles also won the award in 2008 with LSU. Mack's list of national honors also includes Naismith Women's Defensive Player of the Year, Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year and two Big 12 All-Defensive Team selections.

Copyright 2021 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

At least 3 dead after Amtrak train derails in Montana

Man dead after shooting in Longfellow neighborhood of Minneapolis

Advocates call for more resources for homeless as winter weather nears

As Shiloh Temple celebrates 90 years in Minneapolis, congregation looks toward future

Vigil held for man shot, killed at St. Paul gas station

Fatal crash in Andover Saturday morning; one dead, four others injured