Archives for October 2008

Swedens Damligan Begins This Weekend

The Solna Vikings are the favorites in the Opening Weekend Swedish Womens Basketball League (Damligan) as they have signed American WNBA player A'Quonesia Franklin. The match ups for the weekend are the following: Telge – Visby Ladies Brahe Basket – Umeå Comets Sundsvall DB – Marbo Borås 08 Stockholm Human Rights – KFUM Jämtland Solna […]

Italy LBF League Starts This Weekend

The Italian Womens Basketball League (LegA Basket Femminile) will be opening this weekend. All games will be held in Rome and the Round Table of coaches, clubs and players on October 11th in a gala. Below is the list of games that will be held during the weekend. The scores from the LBF can be […]

Offseason 2008-2009 WNBA Players List

Every year the fans of the WNBA get only four months of WNBA action and for the players, the season still continues while playing professional basketball in foreign countries. The season overseas usually begin in October and can run as late as May. Below is the list of WNBA players playing abroad and the country. […]

EuroBasket Women 2009 Draw

The 2009 EuroBasket Women Basketball Tournament will be held in Latvia June 7th-20th 2009. The official draw will be held on October 15, 2008. Preliminary Round venues: Liepaja, Valmiera Qualifying and Final Round venue: Riga Draw Seedings: Seed Team Last FIBA Europe Competition Result 1 Russia 1st EuroBasket Women 2007 2 Spain 2nd EuroBasket Women […]

Detroit Shock Wins 2008 WNBA Championship

The Detroit Shock swept the San Antonio Silver stars by winning three straight games in a row. The Shock has won three WNBA championships as a franchise and Taj McWilliams-Franklin finally got her first WNBA championship after 10 years in the league. The MVP of the WNBA Championship Finals was given to Katie Smith, who […]

Candace Parker Rookie of the Year MVP

Without a doubt Candace Parker is named the 2008 WNBA Rookie of the Year Award and the MVP AWARD. From her first WNBA game, she has set milestones such as her first WNBA Dunk,has started all 33 games for the Sparks, Ranked #1 in Rebounds. The list could go on, however below is a list […]

Detroit Will Face Hot Silver Stars In 2008 WNBA Final

New York Liberty did not have luck on their side yet again this year. Like last year, New York Liberty won game one of the WNBA Eastern Conference Finals but lost the last two games to the Detroit Shock. Their coaching and leaders on the floor is what put them on top. The Shock will […]