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Breanna Stewart Wins ESPY, Calls For More Attention On Women’s Basketball

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Breanna Stewart garnered the ESPY for Best Female Athlete but getting the trophy was not all she did Wednesday night. Stewart made a strong statement in behalf of all women ... Read More »

Lynx Easily Handle Stars As Lindsey Whalen Moves Up WNBA Scoring List

San Antonio Stars' Becky Hammon  (25) steals the ball from Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore, center, during the first half in Game 2 of the WNBA basketball Western Conference semifinal, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in San Antonio. Stars' Kayla McBride, right, assists on the play.(AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Maya Moore had another fine game while Lindsay Whalen had an excelling shooting night of their own, helping the Minnesota Lynx to breeze past the San Antonio Stars 81-57 Tuesdat ... Read More »

Storm’s Breanna Stewart Named Best Rookie For 2nd Consecutive Month

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The losses have been piling but so are the accolades in Breanna Stewart’s young career. Stewart of the Seattle Storm was named the WNBA Rookie of the Month presented by ... Read More »

WNBA Releases Statement Following Legendary Coach Pat Summitt’s Death

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The winningest head coach in Division I basketball history, Pat Summitt, has died at 64. Following Summitt’s death, WNBA president Lisa Borders released the following statement: “A true coaching legend, ... Read More »

WNBA Recap: Mercury Rallies Past Sky

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Diana Taurasi and DeWanna Bonner saved their best for last. Taurasi scored 31 points, Bonner added 20 and the Phoenix Mercury made 13 of 14 free throws in a fourth-quarter ... Read More »

Swin Cash To Retire After 2016 Season

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One of the best female basketball players to ever lace a pair will hang up her sneaker for good. New York Liberty forward Swin Cash will retire from the WNBA following the ... Read More »

WNBA Recap: Rookie Of The Month Stewart Helps Storm Beat Mercury, 95-81

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This is what the Rookie of the Month can do. Breanna Stewart flirted with a triple double and Jewell Loyd scored a career-high 32 points as the Seattle Storm blows out ... Read More »

WNBA President Laurel J. Richie To Leave WNBA

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Laurel J. Richie has stepped down from her post as WNBA President in order to pursue other interests effective on November 9, the league announced. NBA Deputy Commissioner Mark Tatum ... Read More »

WNBA Still Unparalleled In Diversity Hiring

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In the NBA, the San Antonio Spurs was lauded when they hired Becky Hammon as the first full-time female assistant coach. Truth is, in the WNBA, that has long been ... Read More »

WNBA’s Inspirational Playoffs Ad Will Give You Goosebumps

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The WNBA, admittedly, hasn’t been as popular and isn’t as big a money-making machine like their male counterparts, but please, don’t tell these lady ballers that they can’t do it. ... Read More »