WNBA

WNBA Players and Community React to NBA’s New “Select” G League Salaries

This week the NBA reportedly agreed to a new way for high school basketball players to begin their pro careers. They will be offered a “professional path” to the G League with select $125k base salaries, giving players an alternative to the “one-and-done” route. It didn’t take long for the news to garner responses from

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Breanna Stewart is already a Hall of Fame lock

When thinking of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, unfortunately, our first thoughts tend to lean toward former NBA players. This obviously excludes great college players, overseas players and often overlooked, WOMEN! Look no further than the WNBA’s own Breanna Stewart. The criteria for entering the Hall of Fame seems absolutely clear for some inductees,

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Cappie Pondexter

Cappie Pondexter Speaks on WNBA Pay Gap: “It’s What We Deserve”

Many streams of dialogue have picked up steam around the WNBA this season, including from seven-time All-Star and two-time champion, Cappie Pondexter. The dialogue mainly stems from the drastic difference in wage gaps between WNBA players and their NBA counterparts. Pondexter recently commented that players would definitely take part in a potential strike it was

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Cappie Pondexter

WNBA players can strike if Diana Taurasi & Elena Delle Donne backs them, says Cappie Pondexter

WNBA star, Cappie Pondexter checked in with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson on Scoop B Radio. Press Play Below To Listen! Cappie Pondexter is never one to bite her tongue. Just this weekend, the WNBA star told TMZ Sports that she BARELY makes six figures a woman professional basketball player. “It’s just getting out of line

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Diana Taurasi

WNBA’s Diana Taurasi says Nike’s LeBron James 15 sneaker has ‘taken basketball shoes to different level’  

If you’ve paid attention to the #LeBronWatch campaign on social media during the NBA season, you were treated to an array of colorways and styles of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James and his LeBron 15 sneaker. According to SB Nation’s Whitney Medworth, the LeBron 15s are James’ fifteenth signature shoe. For the first time, the

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Pat Summitt

Former Tennessee Vol Brittany Jackson says Coach Pat Summitt made her ‘mentally tough’

Next month will mark two years since legendary Tennessee Vols women’s basketball coach, Pat Summitt died. Summitt, a winner of 1,098 career coaching wins, won eight NCAA championships. She retired in 2012 when she was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. A five-time Naismith Coach of the Year, Summitt won 84% of her games as a

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Official Trailer for “She Got Game” features star-studded basketball and pop culture cast

The official trailer for Bleacher Report’s “She Got Game” starring Seattle Storm star Jewell Loyd has arrived. A reimagining of the iconic Spike Lee film “He Got Game” released in 1998, this rendition in a fictional movie trailer follows Coney Island star Faith Mothershed, who follows in the footsteps of Jesus Shuttlesworth. Also featured are

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Lindsay Whalen

Lindsay Whalen named head coach of Minnesota women’s basketball, while still playing in WNBA

This week’s most intriguing basketball news, despite the NBA Playoffs gearing up and the WNBA Draft on Thursday night, was Lindsay Whalen being named the head coach of the women’s basketball team at her alma mater, the University of Minnesota. Whalen is a five-time All-WNBA guard and is currently still a member of the Minnesota

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2018 WNBA Draft

Full 2018 WNBA Draft Results

First Round Las Vegas Aces – A’ja Wilson, South Carolina Indiana Fever – Kelsey Mitchell, Ohio State Chicago Sky – Diamond DeShields, Tennessee Chicago Sky – Gabby Williams, UConn Seattle Storm – Jordin Canada, UCLA Dallas Wings – Azurá Stevens, UConn Washington Mystics – Ariel Atkins, Texas Indiana Fever – Victoria Vivians, Mississippi State Connecticut Sun

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2017 WNBA Playoffs

2017 WNBA Playoffs: Semifinals Preview

The single elimination matchups are finally done. The Washington Mystics and the Phoenix Mercury both knocked off their first round opponents as well as the both teams that received the first round bye. Playoff experience and overall star power have gotten both teams this far. The Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks, however, create an

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