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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VIDEO: Candace Parker drops 28 points to help Sparks win WNBA Title

This year has been quite the year for WNBA star, Candace Parker. After being snubbed from the USA Women’s national team, to being snubbed from the All-WNBA team, to losing her close friend, coach, and mentor Pat Summit, it has been quite the roller-coaster for Parker. But it ended on a high note as she

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Maya Moore scores 31, Lynx force Game 5 in WNBA Finals

Maya Moore turned in one of those all-time great performances in Game 4 of the 2016 WNBA Finals. With the Minnesota Lynx down 2-1 in a Game 4 elimination scenario in LA, Moore rose to the occasion with 31 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists to lead Minnesota to a deciding Game 5. Watch Moore’s

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Candace Parker, Maya Moore

WNBA Wednesday: Playoff Race

Eight teams make the playoffs. Seven teams have clinched a spot so far. The last spot left to be claimed is the eighth seed, and will be the toughest uphill battle of them all the reach the Finals. If the playoffs started today, the seeding would look something like the graphic below. The Phoenix Mercury

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WNBA Wednesday: Swin Cash’s Swan Song

Editor’s Note: For starters, I’d just like to say welcome to a new weekly piece! WNBA Wednesdays will go through the big news in the WNBA and the status of the season from the previous week. Swin Cash In case you haven’t heard, Swin Cash announced her retirement that will be in effect following this

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Don’t Sleep: Maya Moore

Earlier Don’t Sleep Posts: Gordon Hayward, Tobias Harris For those of you that are basketball addicts like myself and everyone here at Basketball Society, then you should already know the kind of player that Maya Moore is. However, there are plenty of people who don’t pay attention to the WNBA, or just women’s basketball in

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