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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2017 WNBA Playoffs: Round One Preview

That time of year has rolled around yet again. The WNBA is set to tip off another playoff bracket, and this year we have some new faces competing against wily veterans for the ultimate prize in the league. Atlanta, Chicago, and Indiana were all unable to get back to the postseason this year. In their

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Elena Delle Donne

Elena Delle Donne shines in return to Chicago

The Washington Mystics traveled to Chicago for a matinee game on Wednesday. Delle Donne, who demanded a trade from Chicago in the offseason, was shipped to Washington so she could fulfill her dream of playing professionally while still being close to home. Today marked her first trip back to her old stomping grounds with the

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2017 WNBA Offseason, Elena Delle Donne, Washington Mystics

2017 WNBA Offseason Recap

At this point in the game, pretty much everyone knows the biggest move of the offseason in the WNBA. Elena Delle Donne has moved on from Chicago, and went over to the Washington Mystics in a blockbuster trade. What about the smaller signings and trades though? Those key moves that bring back an important player

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Elena Delle Donne, Washington Mystics

WNBA Landscape is Changing with Elena Delle Donne Trade

Imagine for a second, back to the most recent off-season in the NBA, but this time Kevin Durant doesn’t leave Oklahoma City through free agency. Instead, he’s shipped out through a sign-and-trade deal to a team you never imagined was in the conversation. This is how I felt when the news hit about Elena Delle

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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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