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Coaches: Trump should invite South Carolina to White House

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Stephanie White says it is a "slap in the face" to the Gamecocks that South Carolina still is waiting for an invitation to the White House as the national women's basketball champions.<p>Texas A&M coach Gary Blair took it a step further: He suggests President …

South Carolina

Sky Are One of Six WNBA Teams To Join Pedal For Pat Initiative Via Social Media - Chicago Sky

<b>SIX WNBA TEAMS JOIN PEDAL FOR PAT INITIATIVE VIA SOCIAL MEDIA</b><br>“Summitt Cyclists” prepare to ride 1,098 miles in honor of Pat Summitt<p>Co-Chair of Pedal …

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A Look Back At WNBA Finals Game 5 History - WNBA.com - Official Site of the WNBA

In 2005, the WNBA Finals moved to a best-of-five format, and in the 12 years since then, we’ve seen five Finals go the distance.<p>Wednesday night will …

Basketball

Women Athletes Have Been Protesting for Over a Year. They're Here to Remind You This Is Bigger than Trump.

NFL teams at home and abroad continued to show their opposition to—well, a combination of forces this weekend. On Thursday, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his teammates linked arms before their game against the Chicago Bears and asked fans to do the same. A few did. Some booed, …

Black Lives Matter

The NBA is maintaining its requirement to stand for the national anthem

According to a memo issued from the NBA deputy commissioner, NBA players and teams will continue to be required to stand during the national anthem. …

Sports

Taking a knee wasn't the first time athletes protested social injustice on the field

The controversy between President Donald Trump and NFL players who refuse to stand during the national anthem is the latest example of a decades-long …

Black Lives Matter

The WNBA has been at the forefront of protesting racial injustice

While players in other sports leagues have increased their voices, WNBA players have advocated for social change for at least 15 months.<p>Before this weekend’s mass NFL protests against police brutality, racism, and President Donald Trump’s attempt to squash those protests, there was Colin …

Black Lives Matter

Player Survey

<b>NEW YORK</b> – After sweeping their respective semifinal series, the Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks are set for just the second Finals rematch in …

Women's Basketball

Defensive Team

<b>NEW YORK,</b> Sept. 12, 2017 – Los Angeles Sparks guard/forward Alana Beard, this season’s WNBA Defensive Player of the Year, leads the 2017 WNBA …

Women's Basketball

Los Angeles’ Alana Beard Named 2017 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year - WNBA.com - Official Site of the WNBA

<b>NEW YORK,</b> Sept. 12, 2017 – Los Angeles Sparks guard/forward Alana Beard has been named the 2017 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year, the WNBA announced …

Women's Basketball

Shortest player in WNBA coming up big for Mercury as starting point guard

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>PHOENIX MERCURY VIDEO PLAYLIST Mercury coach Sandy Brondello on season finale | 1:58<p>Brondello on Griner: "Best player in the world, …

Women's Basketball

Los Angeles Lakers won’t be sued by Indiana Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS - DECEMBER 9: Herbert Simon of the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever partnered with JAKKS Pacific<p>The Los Angeles Lakers will not have …

Basketball

How a married WNBA couple is raising newborn twins. 'It’s my turn to sacrifice.'

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>These five female athletes kick butt on a regular basis, so it's no surprise that they didn't let pregnancy slow them …

Women's Basketball

09/02/17: San Antonio Stars @ Indiana Fever

Fever aim to close out home schedule with win vs. Stars<p><b>The Associated Press</b><p>The Indiana Fever will try to win their final home game of the regular …

Women's Basketball

Spain beats Italy 3-0 to close in on World Cup spot

Two first-half strikes by Francisco “Isco” Alarcon helped Spain beat Italy 3-0 in Madrid on Saturday and move closer to securing a World Cup spot.<p>Isco got the best of goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon from a free kick early, then scored with a low shot just before halftime.<p>The result left Spain in …

Soccer

A complete breakdown of the WNBA’s last regular season weekend and all its potential shakeups

With the 2017 WNBA playoffs looming just around the corner, this weekend boasts the last 11 games of the regular season. And while some teams have a …

Women's Basketball

Minnesota’s defensive ‘disruption’ halts pesky Indiana

<i>A defensive mindset is how Sylvia Fowles led the Lynx to an 80-69 victory over the Fever. Fowles recorded her fourth straight double-double and 19th</i> …

Women's Basketball

Lynx top Fever 80-69 behind Fowles’ 19th double-double

<b>INDIANAPOLIS —</b> Maya Moore scored 18 points, Sylvia Fowles had 12 points and 13 rebounds for her 19th double-double, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the …

Sylvia Fowles

Lynx beat Fever, keep top seed hopes alive

– The Lynx remained in control of their playoff seeding by rallying to beat Indiana 80-69 on Wednesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.<p>The win gives …

Women's Basketball

08/30/17: Minnesota Lynx @ Indiana Fever

Lynx top Fever 80-69 for 6th 25-win season in 7 years<p><b>The Associated Press</b><p>INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Maya Moore scored 18 points, Sylvia Fowles had 12 points …

Women's Basketball

Lynx top Fever 80-69 for 6th 25-win season in 7 years

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 18 points, Sylvia Fowles had 12 points and 13 rebounds for her 19th double-double, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the Indiana Fever 80-69 on Wednesday night.<p>Minnesota (25-7) won its 25th game for the sixth time in seven years and moved a game in front of Los …

Sports

Sparks dominate rival Lynx to clinch berth in WNBA semifinals

The Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 78-67 Sunday to take the season series two games to one. The Lynx led 6-0 before Sparks coach Brian …

Basketball

08/26/17: Indiana Fever @ Atlanta Dream

<b>Hayes Lifts Dream Over Fever In OT</b><p>ATLANTA (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored 23 points and the Atlanta Dream kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a …

Women's Basketball

Cavs reviewing Irving-Thomas trade

That blockbuster NBA deal between Cleveland and Boston is stuck. The Cavaliers have some concerns about guard Isaiah Thomas’ health and reportedly are doing a “deep and thorough” review of the deal.<p>On Tuesday, the Cavaliers rocked the NBA by honoring All-Star guard Kyrie Irving’s trade request and …

Basketball

Dream top Fever 79-74 in OT to keep slim playoff hopes alive

ATLANTA (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored 23 points and the Atlanta Dream kept their slim playoff hopes alive with a 79-74 overtime victory over the Indiana Fever on Saturday night.<p>Atlanta's Bria Holmes grabbed an offensive rebound and found Brittney Sykes for a 3-pointer to tie it at 68 with 19.5 …

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Faced with loss after loss, one Indiana Fever veteran helps keep it all together

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Injuries took a major toll on the Fever. It's also tough to replace Tamika Catchings.<p>INDIANAPOLIS – This fifth-straight loss …

Women's Basketball

08/23/17: New York Liberty @ Indiana Fever

Liberty ease by Fever 71-50 for 6th straight win<p>INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Sugar Rodgers scored all 16 of her points in the first half and the New York …

Women's Basketball

Fever Lose Briann January For Season With Injury

Having been officially eliminated, the <b>Indiana Fever</b> are no longer competing for a playoff spot. Part of the reason that’s the case has been a string …

WNBA

WNBA injury news: Indiana Fever lose Briann January for season, sign Jennie Simms

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 8: Briann January<p>The Indiana Fever will play the remainder of the season without guard Briann January, who suffered a torn …

NBA

Week 15 Power Rankings: Defending Champs Back On Top

Minnesota’s run at the top of this season’s WNBA.com Power Rankings began in Week 3 back on May 30. They were a perfect 6-0 in May, 6-1 in June and …

Women's Basketball