Lindsay Whalen Biography
Lindsay Whalen is not a new name in the Women National Basketball Association (WNBA). She is renowned as one of the winners of United States women’s national basketball team. Along with a professional player, she is also living a happily married life with her husband Ben Greve.
Lindsay Early life and Education
Lindsay Marie Whalen was born on 9 May 1982, in Hutchinson, Minnesota. During her high school level, she was four-time All-Missota Conference pick and was the leader of her team. She won a state title and was ranked 13 and an All-Conference selection in tennis and track.
Later on, she joined University of Minnesota women’s basketball program and rose to national prominence. She completed her career with 2,285 points, with a title of fifth best in Big Ten Conference history. She was named NCAA Mideast Region MVP for the 2004 NCAA. The player with jersey number 13 retired from the University of Minnesota during a ceremony in January 2005.
Lindsay Career as WNBA Player
Lindsay was in-charge of in the season of 2008 which and lifted a runner-up trophy in the Eastern Conference and the most valuable player MVP 2008.
In the year 2011, with the supporting cast of Seimone Augustus, Rebekkah Brunson, rookie Maya Mooreshe and Renne Montgomery. Finally, Lindsay was able to contribute to a large victory that made Lynx gain their 1st WNBA Championship.
The team together played a regular season of 27-7 and made the best record in the history of the basketball franchise. She also played alongside sensational Seimone Augustus and Maya Moore.
Lindsay was named among the WNBA All-Star with an average of 10.9 points per game and 4.3 assists per game, for the fifth time in her career in the year 2015.
According to the new WNBA playoff format, Lynx is seeded number one. However, they were beaten by Los Angles Spark, who were from the same conference and this became the history that the both teams from the same conference meeting in the finals.
Lindsay Personal Life
Lindsay is a married woman, she is married to Ben Greve who is an insurance advisor. The couple tied their knot October 2007. It was a rumor that Ben was her college boyfriend and their marriage became the topic which has been widely discussed in the media. However, the couple is living a happily married life with each other and till the date, there is no any rumor of their divorce or separation.
It’s been almost 10 years and they are still living a happy life. She had not yet revealed about her children yet we hope that she will soon inform us with a good news soon enough.
Lindsay Net Worth
Lindsay’s net worth is estimated to be around $36,30,000 and her estimated anual salary is reported to be $330,000. Many celebrities hide their personal information from the media and Lindsay seems to be hiding her husband’s basic information as well and why not? He surely looks hot and we support her decision.
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