Lisa Leslie Elected to be Inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame

d Lisa Leslie will be inducted into the Naismith Hall of Fame in September and she will join a selective group of prestige players and coaches. Leslie was one of the first WNBA players when the league began in 1997 and was drafted by the Los Angeles Sparks where she ended her career in 2009 […]

Diana Taurasi To Skip 2015 WNBA Season, Paid by Russian Team To Rest

After leading the Phoenix Mercury franchise to their 3rd WNBA title in 2014 Tausari has made an important decision to take a summer off of the season. Deciding that family and her personal life is important while not having rested during her career until. An offer was produced by her current European team UMMC Ekaterinburg and […]

Lauren Jackson Back In Action After Months of Injury

Lauren Jackson is back in action after months of injury in the Australian WNBL League playing with the Canberra Capitals. During her first game Jackson scored 13 points. Jackson notes to being nervous during her first two games. “When I’m crowded I start to freak out a little bit, because you know, you get worried […]

Ruth Riley Honored with Humanitarian Award

Ruth Riley  was selected as one of 2014 Junior Chamber International Ten Outstanding Young Persons Of The World in Leipzig, Germany. Ruth Riley for years has done tremendous work outside of the basketball court while playing in the WNBA. Ruth Riley supports a number charitable organizations and worked with Nothing But Nets and “No Kid […]

Phoenix Mercury Wins 2014 WNBA Title, Diana Taurasi Named Finals MVP

The Phoenix Mercury punctuated their dominance this season with an 87-82 win over the Chicago Sky to take the title in game three of the 2014 WNBA finals. Diana Taurasi had another solid performance for the Mercury as she finished with 24 points to go along with five assists and three rebounds, scoring 14 points […]

WNBA Preseason Tournament at Disney Sports Complex

The WNBA will present its first ever Preseason Tournament that will be held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney. The tournament will feature 2013 WNBA Champions Minnesota Lynx, Chicago Sky, Indiana Fever and Phoenix Mercury and it will tip off on Friday, May 9th. Schedule May 9th Sky vs Fever – […]

Chiney Ogwumike Joins Sister Nneka as WNBA No. 1 Pick; WNBA Draft Selections

Chiney Ogwumike was selected as the number 1 pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft. Chiney joins her sister Nneka who was chosen as the top pack in the 2013 WNBA Draft. Chiney Ogwumike will head to the Connecticut Suns and the WNBA Eastern Conference. List of the WNBA 2014 Draft Round 1 1    Connecticut Sun […]

WNBA 2014 Draft Board

The 2014 WNBA Draft is set to take place in Bristol, Connecticut on Monday, April 14th. Top predicted number one pick is Chiney Ogwumike from Stanford and Odyssey Sims, Baylor point guard. 2014 WNBA DRAFT – ROUND 1 1    Connecticut Sun (10-24) 2    Tulsa Shock (11-23) 3    San Antonio Stars (12-22) 4    New York Liberty (11-23) […]

2014 WNBA Preseason Schedule Released

The preseason schedule for the WNBA has been released for the 2014 season. The full WNBA schedule can be viewed here 2014 WNBA Preseason Schedule Day Date Visiting Team Home Team Local Time Venue City Fri. May 2 San Antonio Tulsa 11:30 a.m. BOK Center Tulsa, Okla. Sat. May 3 Australian Nat’l Team Los Angeles […]

Minnesota Lynx Sweeps Atlanta Dream To Win 2013 WNBA Title

The Minnesota Lynx bagged their second title in the last three seasons after completing a clean sweep of the Atlanta Dream in the 2013 WNBA Finals. The Lynx leaned on another strong start to control the tempo of the match en route to an impressive 86-77 win over the Dream in game three of their […]