"Frankly, I've never seen anything like this. This is truly the gold standard," Silver said at the ribbon cutting ceremony.
While some WNBA teams practice around the country in school gyms, president Richie extended an extra thank you to owner Glen Taylor for the unprecedented inclusion of the Lynx regarding the new facility's use.
"Frankly, I've never seen anything like this... This is truly the gold standard." Adam Silver on the new facilities at Mayo Clinic Square.
— Kyle Ratke (@Kyle_Ratke) June 17, 2015
@MplsChamber Thrilled to cut the ribbon w/ @MNTimberwolves and MNLynx today - Mayo Clinic Square #mayoclinic pic.twitter.com/U6KairLQFG
— John Noseworthy, MD (@JNoseworthyMD) June 17, 2015
is adam silver already in town and if so where is the party at
— Punch-Drunk Wolves (@PDWolves) June 17, 2015
The branding of the Courts and our offices at Mayo Clinic Square is almost complete! pic.twitter.com/w40jrwcpBB
— chris wright (@wolvespresident) June 17, 2015
With us are @NBA's Adam Silver, @WNBA's Laurel Richie, Wolves & Lynx Owner Glen Taylor & @MayoClinic's Dr. Noseworthy pic.twitter.com/0CJtLJgvC2
— The Courts (@Twolves_Lynx) June 17, 2015
Sid Just hugged Commissioner Silver. Guess we can start now! @ Mayo Clinic Square https://t.co/E0eNnJPgeR
— Dawn Mitchell (@DawnAtFOX9) June 17, 2015
"This is how championship organizations are built" - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver pic.twitter.com/NYdekbCRuM— The Courts (@Twolves_Lynx) June 17, 2015
I wasn't kidding about the theater. Renovated Screen 4 location from Block E Theater pic.twitter.com/LfMNQwchcd— Dawn Mitchell (@DawnAtFOX9) June 17, 2015