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Jasmine Lister excited to be back with Auriemma, Huskies

STORRS, Conn. -- <b>Jasmine Lister</b> spent her basketball playing days as a point guard so she's accustomed to having to make quick decisions.<p>This …


Inside the W with Michelle Smith: The Six Players Quietly (And Not So Quietly) Having Breakout Seasons

It’s hard to believe that the WNBA season is just about a third of the way through.<p>Enough time to determine front-runners – teams such as Los …


Iowa Women’s Archives takes 6-on-6 basketball exhibit on the road

Stories of lunchtime practices and camaraderie, of businesses closing early so workers could attend games, of victory parades and bonfires. Photos of …

College Sports

Kelsey Plum is Finally Getting her Chance

The NCAA's all-time leading scorer and top pick in last year's WNBA draft has had a strange start to her pro career.<p>Las Vegas Aces guard Kelsey Plum has experienced more tumult over the past 14 months than most players with her pedigree deal with in a career. Due to a host of factors outside her …


Diana Taurasi Talks Hooping in LeBrons & Her Legacy

The post Diana Taurasi Talks Hooping in LeBrons & Her Legacy appeared first on Nice Kicks.


Delle Donne sees former team as just next opponent

It’s already been an eventful year for Elena Delle Donne.<p>The Washington Mystics forward got married last November, published her memoir in March and …

Middle School

New voting format could send four Storm players to WNBA All-Star Game

Voting begins Tuesday for the 2018 WNBA All-Star Game.


Sun's Alyssa Thomas, Ogwumike dealing with injuries

The Connecticut Sun benefitted early in the season playing against teams that were missing players due to either injury or overseas commitments.<p>Given …


Is Cheryl Reeve the most powerful sports figure in Minnesota?

Cheryl Reeve has achieved so much with the four-time WNBA champion Lynx that she’s now one of the most accomplished coaches in Minnesota sports …

Sports History

Italian import Cecilia Zandalasini proving to be Lynx’s best kept secret

Yes, the two-headed monster of Sylvia Fowles and Maya Moore led the Lynx to a bounce-back win over the New York Liberty on Saturday — Fowles with a …


Women's Basketball DAILY

Diana Taurasi Plays Basketball in a Coat of Invincibility Armor<p>theringer.com<p>She’s the rare player who can reach lava level, but even the tiniest …


Iowa native Ashley Joens has big expectations for her freshman season at Iowa State

CLOSE<p>City High junior guard Ashley Joens discusses her recruiting process following her commitment to Iowa State.<p>AMES, Ia. — Ashley Joens has a list …

College Sports

Pat Head Summitt statue bookends park with women's Olympic heroes

Fans get first glimpse of Summitt statue<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy Photo<p>Buy …

University of Tennessee

Diana Taurasi Plays Basketball in a Coat of Invincibility Armor

Last month, during the third quarter of the first game of the WNBA season (Phoenix Mercury vs. Dallas Wings), Mercury guard Diana Taurasi did what …

Diana Taurasi

Bill Laimbeer has game plan for building Aces

Las Vegas Aces

The Liberty Try to Make Westchester Feel Like Home - The New York Times

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — After Tina Charles and Maya Moore exchanged go-ahead baskets in the final minute of the Liberty’s home opener against the Minnesota Lynx on May 25, a high-ranking W.N.B.A. official sitting courtside proudly remarked, “Who says women can’t play basketball?”<p>That question was …

Las Vegas Aces

Other Sports: 'When you have the best big in the world, you feed her' -- Liz Cambage's career night leads Wings to win over Aces | SportsDay

Photos: Skyler Diggins-Smith, Liz Cambage dominate as Dallas Wings top Las Vegas Aces 77-67<p>It was Cambage's steady play throughout the sealed this …


Coaching wasn't in Katie Smith's plan, but the former Lynx standout is firmly at the helm for the Liberty

Katie Smith, who won two titles in Detroit with Bill Laimbeer as her head coach and Cheryl Reeve as her assistant, has been discovering the joys and …

San Antonio

How Good Has A’ja Wilson Been Early in Her Rookie Season?

In Las Vegas’ overtime win over Indiana, rookie A’ja Wilson scored 35 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and blocked three shots. It was the type of stat …


Red-hot Connecticut leads way in WNBA BPI

Jun 15, 2018<p>Off to a scorching 7-2 start, the Connecticut Sun have emerged as the early title favorites, according to ESPN's Basketball Power Index …


Can the Lynx get out of their funk? | MinnPost

Pat BorziIf you write “The Lynx are too old” enough times, sooner or later you’re going to be right, because that’s the way things go with athletes. …

Los Angeles

Winging her way to success - Dallas Voice

Erin Phillips, right, and her wife, Tracy Gahan, have 19-month-old twins Blake and Brooklyn.<p>Dallas Wings Assistant Coach Erin Phillips has her eye on …


GALLIGAN: Why The Indiana Fever are 0-10

Indiana FeverIndiana Fever Huddle Versus the Sky<p>Published on June 15, 2018 at 11:44 AM EDT<p>Updated on June 15, 2018 at 12:48 PM EDT<p>The last time the …

College Sports

Former Lewis and Clark standout Briann January heats up career with Phoenix Mercury - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 PST

ARLINGTON, Texas – This year has been atypical for Briann January, but that’s been a big positive for the Lewis and Clark product.After serving last …


Las Vegas Aces upping the professional sports ante

Las Vegas has arguably held the title of “Basketball Capital of America” for years, as the city is home to the NBA Summer League, Team USA …

Las Vegas Aces

Inside the W: Sun Rising to Challenge

The underdog jersey doesn’t quite fit the way it used to.<p>The Connecticut Sun score too much and win too much to wear it comfortably anymore.<p>Highest …


Lauren Jackson pays tribute to 'beautiful friend' Anne Donovan

The basketball Hall of Famer left behind a remarkable legacy boasting a WNBA title and three Olympic gold medals.


Jeff Jacobs: Anne Donovan was towering, on and off the court

UNCASVILLE — There was something surreal and undeniably sad about the moment. Pacing one bench was Mike Thibault of the Washington Mystics, the man …

Basketball Hall of Fame