Elena Delle Donne

Elena Delle Donne Is a Monster Giant Right Now

The story goes that one day Elena Delle Donne was at the park getting up some shots for death.<p>A quick aside: A more common turn of phrase to use here …

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Washington Mystics are focused on finishing strong before WNBA playoffs

Since they punched their ticket to the WNBA playoffs Aug. 7 with a win in Phoenix, the Washington Mystics have been driven by the single-minded pursuit of a double bye in the postseason tournament.<p>It’s a luxury afforded only to the top two seeds, a goal that has kept the Mystics focused through the …

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WNBA DFS: Candace Parker and top picks for August 17 FanDuel and DraftKings Daily Fantasy basketball lineups

SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice<p>Before you set your WNBA DFS lineups for action on …

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Race to MVP (Week 13): Delle Donne Makes Late Push

<i>Note: WNBA.com’s Race to the MVP is the opinion of this writer and does not reflect the views of the WNBA or its clubs.</i><p>With just two regular-season …

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Elena Delle Donne combines passion for golf with giving back

WILMINGTON, Del. -- Elena Delle Donne walked around the banquet room of Fieldstone Golf Club while organizing a large table of sports memorabilia. A …

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Elena Delle Donne has 25 points, Mystics beat Fever 76-62

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Elena Delle Donne scored 25 points, Kristi Toliver added 19 and the Washington Mystics used an 18-2 fourth quarter to beat the Indiana Fever 76-62 on Wednesday night.<p>Washington (21-11) has won seven straight and is one game behind second-place Atlanta (22-10), with the top two …

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WNBA set for wild dash to regular season finish

NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA's final week of the regular season is shaping up to be a wild dash to the finish.<p>Playoff seeding and the final playoff spot are still up for grab.<p>About the only thing that has been decided when it comes to the postseason is Seattle will have a bye to the semifinals. Atlanta …

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Game Preview

<b>Indiana Fever (5-26) vs Washington Mystics (20-11)</b><p><b>Date:</b> Wednesday, August 15, 2018 <b><br>Time:</b> 7:00 p.m. (EDT) <b><br>Site:</b> Bankers Life Fieldhouse <b><br>TV:</b> NBA TV <b><br>Live</b> …

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Recaps: Dream, Sun, Mystics, Mercury and Storm win on Sunday

Sunday featured five games. Here are the recaps!<p><b>Dream beat Liberty, 86-77</b><p>The Liberty’s season from hell continued Sunday with a loss to the Dream. …

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Maya Moore Earns Her Third Western Conference Player Of The Week Award Of This Season

For the third time this season, Maya Moore has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week. This is the 20th Player of the Week award for …

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Mystics win 6th straight 93-80 over Wings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ariel Atkins scored 26 points, Elena Delle Donne added 23 and the Washington Mystics won their sixth straight, beating the Dallas Wings 93-80 on Sunday.<p>The Wings announced several hours after the game that coach Fred Williams was being relieved of his duties following an eighth …

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Atlanta's Renee Montgomery hits 8 3s to tie WNBA record | FOX Sports

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Renee Montgomery hit eight 3-pointers to match to WNBA regular-season record and scored a season-high 30 points to help the …

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#CAAHoops Summer School - William & Mary Women

<b>William & Mary Tribe</b><p><b>Head Coach:</b> Ed Swanson <b><br>2017-18 Record:</b> 16-14 overall, 7-11 in CAA (6th) <b><br>Starters Returning:</b><br>Bianca Boggs, Sr., G – 15.2 ppg, 4.6 …

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Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas sends Novak Djokovic home early

Greek teen Stefanos Tsitsipas upset Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3 in the Rogers Cup in Toronto on Thursday. The 19-year-old …

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Storm throttled by Washington Mystics, who get 30 points from Elena Delle Donne

The Storm never led and trailed by as many as 27 points, falling to 23-8 on the season with a 100-77 loss to the Washington Mystics.

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Breanna Stewart wants a trophy dripping in gravy

The gravy, of course, would be the MVP award at the end of a remarkable season. Now, fans can join Stewie’s campaign for MVP with this shirt from …

Women's Basketball

Preview/How to watch: Mystics host Storm as both look to secure high playoff seeds

The Mystics host the Storm on Thursday morning. Here’s a preview for what’s at stake.<p><b>Washington Mystics (18-11) vs. Seattle Storm (23-7)</b><p><b>When:</b> …

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Delle Donne scores 30, Mystics clinch playoff spot

PHOENIX (AP) — Elena Delle Donne scored 30 points, Kristi Toliver added 25 and the Washington Mystics secured a playoff spot with a 103-98 victory over the Phoenix Mercury on Tuesday night.<p>Prior to the tip, Washington was involved in the first forfeited game in WNBA history. The league ruled that …

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PREVIEW: at Washington (Aug. 9)

By Wyatt Yearout<p>The No. 1 Seattle Storm looks to extend its winning streak to a season-best six games as the team takes on the Washington Mystics on …

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Takeaways: What we learned from Mystics’ win over Mercury

The Mystics win a vital battle of playoff contenders.<p>PHOENIX — Washington Mystics head coach Mike Thibault had to laugh when thinking about his …

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Scouting Wings-Mystics: Aerial Powers makes her return to College Park Center

Washington Mystics at Dallas Wings<p><b>When:</b> Sunday, 3 p.m.<p><b>TV:</b> FSSW+, NBA TV<p><b>Storyline to watch:</b> It's the first time the Wings and Mystics will face each …

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NBA players stand behind LeBron James after Trump's tweet

From NBA veteran Jared Dudley to star Donovan Mitchell, who just finished his rookie year, to WNBA star Elena Delle Donne, athletes showed strong support for superstar LeBron James after President Trump said James was not smart.

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WNBA FIT Month presented by Kaiser Permanente – WNBA Cares

WNBA FIT is the league’s health and wellness program that encourages physical and mental wellbeing for fans of all ages. WNBA FIT utilizes the best …

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WNBA Capsules | FOX Sports

ATLANTA (AP) Elena Delle Donne had 28 points and 16 rebounds to help the Washington Mystics snap the Atlanta Dreams’ franchise-record eight-game …

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Mystics end Dream's franchise-record 8-game winning streak

ATLANTA (AP) — Elena Delle Donne had 28 points and 16 rebounds to help the Washington Mystics snap the Atlanta Dreams' franchise-record eight-game winning streak with an 86-71 victory on Tuesday night.<p>It was Atlanta's first loss since falling to Seattle 95-86 on July 6.<p>Washington started the second …

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Star Weekend

Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2018<p>MINNEAPOLIS - JULY 28: Back Row (L-R): Seimone Augustus, Breanna Stewart, Brittney Griner, Sylvia Fowles, DeWanna …

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Kristi Toliver leads all scorers at WNBA All-Star Game, but Team Delle Donne loses

Washington Mystics guard Kristi Toliver led all scorers at the 2018 WNBA All-Star Game in Minneapolis on Saturday, but her side captained by her …

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‘NBA Live ’19’ Will Have A Create-A-Female Player Option

EA Sports is continuing to make strides in including women in their NBA video games. For NBA Live 2018, 12 WNBA teams were included with their full …

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Liz Cambage throws it down in WNBA All-Star Game, Team Parker picks up the win

SHE created history by dunking at the London Olympics and now Liz Cambage has pulled off the spectacular play again in a show stopping performance in …

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Star 2018

#TeamDelleDonne<p>Captain Elena Delle Donne and her team pose for a picture pregame.<p>1 of 19<p>#TeamParker<p>Captain Candace Parker and her team pose for a …

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