Archives for June 2010

WNBA Leaders Edge Opponents

League Leader Seattle Storm and Eastern Conference Leader Atlanta Dream won their respective assignments to stay on top of their respective conferences. The Seattle Storm dominated the San Antonio Silver Stars, 86-72, Wednesday at the Key Arena in Seattle. Leading Most Valuable Player Contender Lauren Jackson had an outstanding performance scoring 31 points and collecting […]

Seattle’s Sue Bird Tops All Star Balloting

Seattle Storm point guard Sue Bird garnered the most fan votes in the balloting for the 2010 WNBA All Star Game which was tagged as “WNBA VS USA Basketball: The Stars at the Sun” The 29-year old guard, who is averaging 11.5 points and 5.7 assists per game this season, garnered a total of 127,490 […]

Seattle Storm’s Brian Agler to Coach WNBA Squad

Seattle Storm Head Coach Brian Agler was named to lead the WNBA squad that will go up against the USA Women’s National Basketball Team in the 2010 WNBA All Star Game. The Event that was tagged “WNBA vs. USA Basketball: The Stars at the Sun” will happen on July 10 at the Moregan Sun Arena […]

Sue Bird Hurt but Seattle Stays Sharp

Even losing starting guard Sue Bird, the Western Conference leader Seattle Storm stayed sharp to defeat the Tulsa Shock, 83-72, Monday in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Sue Bird left two minutes into the game after hurting her lower back. Bird is averaging 11.5 points and 5.7 assist per game this season. Needing to fill up the shoes […]

Sancho Lyttle Join's Spain National Team: Set To Play In Czech Republic

The Council of Ministers in Spain awarded Spanish citizenship by naturalization, to Liga Feminina and WNBA standout Tracy Constance Sancho Lyttle. Lyttle is currently signed with Perfumias Avenida for the 2010-2011 season and is a natural born citizen of St. Vincent and Grenadines. "In exceptional circumstances it as having excellent physical and technical qualities to […]

Silver Stars Defeats Lynx

The San Antonio Silver Stars notched the second spot in the Western Conference Standing when they defeated the Minnesota Lynx, 80-66, Sunday in San Antonio. Michelle Snow started San Antonio’s rally tallying 15 of her 23 points in the first half of the game. The scoring out is her season-high and she also added nine […]

Seattle Beats Indiana in a Thriller

The Seattle Storm stays on top of the league standing when they defeated the Indiana Fever, 85-81, in a thrilling match, Friday at the Key Arena in Seattle. Lauren Jackson provided a big lift for Seattle scoring 28 points and collecting rebounds including a crucial reverse layup with 19.3 seconds left in the game. Sue […]

Australia Opals Ready to Kick Off Preparation

The Jayco Australian Opals announced their preparation plan to bolster their chances in the 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championship for Women that will be hosted by Czech Republic from September 23 to October 23. The Opals will kick off their preparation in China on July 2 and will be facing the Chinese National Team in […]

Washington Mystics Dominate Los Angeles Sparks

The Washington Mystics bagged their fourth-straight win after they dominated the Los Angeles Sparks, 68-53, Friday in Washington. Cyrstal Langhorne tallied a career-high 27 points and also added 14 rebounds for the Mystics, which improved their record to 8-4. "She has a like a magnet inside of her, and there's one in the basketball. And […]

Atlanta Dream Edge Tulsa Shock

The Atlanta Dream remains on top of the Eastern Conference Standings after defeating the Tulsa Shock, 96-90, Thursday in Atlanta. Angel McCoughtry had seven turnovers during the game but she made up for her mistakes by scoring a team-high 29 points and collected ten rebounds for the Atlanta Dream. "Sometimes she'll fumble the ball and […]