Lindsay Whalen

Bchrome 29 Aug,2016

Facts of Lindsay Whalen

Birth Name
Lindsay Marie Whalen
Famous Name
Lindsay Whalen
Birth Date
Married to
Ben Greve (m. 2007)
Currently Married


Career & Net worth

Net Worth


Married to
Ben Greve (m. 2007)
Currently Married

Lindsay Marie Whalen Greve, known as Lindsay Whalen is the head coach of the University of Minnesota's Woman's Basketball team. She started her professional career as a point guard for Connecticut Sun. She later played for UMMC Ekaterinburg,  ZVVZ USK Prague, Minnesota Lynx, Galatasaray, Dynamo Moscow, AGU Spor, Yakin Dogu Universeti. 


She married Ben Greve,  an insurance advisor and former Minnesota Golden Gophers golfer, on October 6, 2007. 

Early Life

She was born on May 9, 1982, in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Her ethnicity is white. Her birth sign is Taurus. There is no info about her parents and siblings.

She went to Hutchinson High School in Hutchinson, Minnesota. She played outstandingly during her high school career. She averaged 22.8 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 4.3 assists as a junior.

Her collegiate career started with the University of Tennessee. She was very professional during her college years. During her collegiate career, she was the finalist for the Wade Trophy.

Professional Career

Lindsay Whalen started her professional career in 2004. She picked by the Connecticut Sun. She played the majority of her career with the Connecticut Sun. Later on January 12, 2010, she was picked by the Minnesota Lynx is Lindsay Whalen incredibly awesome in the international format of basketball.

She also represented the United States in 2012 London Olympics and Rio Olympics 2016. In both events, she managed to win the gold medal for her nation.  

In April 2018, she was appointed as the new head women's basketball coach for the University of Minnesota.




Lindsay Whalen Personal Life

Her current relationship status is married. She tied in a marital relation with Ben Greve. He is a former Gopher golfer and currently working as an insurance advisor.


They had their wedding on October 6, 2007. They both are loyal towards each other. Lindsay Whalen is currently happy at her successful marriage life. Despite a popular basketball player, she has never been the part of any controversy. 

Lindsay Whalen Salary & Net Worth

Lindsay Whalen, the Gophers’ new head women’s basketball coach, will be paid slightly less than her Marlene Stollings, who is a head coach at Texas Tech University. 

The five-year contract begins with a base salary of $400,000. Stollings made $500,000 before taking a pay raise in her new post at Texas Tech.
Whalen’s salary increases after each year with the program -- $457,500 in Year 2; $496,500 in Year 3; $521,325 in Year 4; and $547,391 in Year 5.

She has a height of 5 feet and 9 inches. Her body weight is 161lb. She has not inked tattoo any part of her body. She is popular on Twitter and Instagram. Moreover, detail info about her life and bio can be easily taken from Wiki.



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