Archives for July 2010

Canada Womens Basketball Training Roster

Canada Women's Basketball Roster Pre-World Championships Kim Smith Lizanne Murphy Miranda Ayim Kendel Ross Krista Phillips Kelsey Adrian Courtnay Pilypaitis Alisha Tatham Jordan Adams Kaela Chapdelaine Kadie Riverin Leanne Evans Teresa Gabriele Tamara Tatham Chelsea Aubry Natalie Achonwa Janelle Bekkering

Storm Still Surging, Crush Sky

The Seattle Storm picked from where they left off when they crush the Chicago Sky, 80-60, Saturday in Seattle, for their 13th straight victory and 22nd overall against two defeats. Swin Cash led Seattle's surge tallying 16 points and four rebounds while leading MVP contender Lauren Jackson finished the game with 14 points and four […]

Silver Stars edge Mystics; Mercury Clobbers Lynx

Becky Hammon erupted in the second half while Chamique Holdsclaw had an outstanding game, helping the San Antonio Silver Stars past Washington Mystics, 79-75, Friday in Washington. Hammon, who mostly played as a shooting guard instead of her usual point guard role, scored 16 points, all of it coming in the second half, and also […]

Salamanca Friendly Games Tournament Spectacular

In preparation for the 2010 Czech Republic World Championships, a friendly game tournament will be held in Salamanca with some of the best national teams: Spain (host), USA, Australia and Senegal. The tournament will be held September 17-18 and Spain will open the tournament against the Sub Champion of Africa Senegal at 8:30 pm local […]

Seattle Storm Clinch West Top-Seed

The Seattle Storm rallied from an 18-point deficit at the half to bag the top seed in the Western Conference when they defeated the Phoenix Mercury, 91-85, Wednesday at the Key Arena in Seattle. Leading WNBA MVP candidate Lauren Jackson once again proved why she is receiving a lot of accolades this season. The Australian […]

Seattle Storm Continues to Surge

Seattle Storm Continues to Surge The league-leading Seattle Storm continues to sizzle as they defeated the Tulsa Shock in a dominating fashion, 75-59, Monday in Seattle, to bag their 20th win of the season against just two defeats. MVP front-runner Lauren Jackson led the surging Storm with her 16 points and nine rebounds, while Svetlana […]

Phoenix Breaks Own Record in Double-OT Win

The Phoenix Mercury set a new single-game scoring record a team, breaking their 123-point record last week, when they defeated the Minnesota Lynx, 127-124, Sunday in Minneapolis. Diana Taurasi led the Mercury attack when she scored 11 of her 31-point total in the second overtime, giving her team a well-deserved victory in the highest scoring […]

Liberty Takes down Sky; Braxton to Mercury

Taj McWilliams-Franklin and Cappie Pondexter both had a big night, helping their team defeat the Chicago Sky, 79-71, Saturday in Chicago. McWilliams-Franklin tallied a game-high 18 points, while Cappie Pondexter had 16 points and six assists for the Liberty, which has now tasted their seventh win in their last ten games and swept the Sky […]

Mercury Scores a Record-Setting Win

The Phoenix Mercury broke the 116 points single-game record of a team in scoring when they defeated the Tulsa Shock, 123-91, Friday in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Diana Taurasi led the Mercury's surge scoring 26 points and five assists, while Candice Dupree added 23 points and five rebounds for the defending WNBA Champions. "Records are nice, but […]

Washington Moves on Top of Eastern Conference

The Washington Mystics moved on top on the Eastern Conference, tied with the Indiana Fever, after they defeated the Atlanta Dream, 82-72, Thursday in Washington. Crystal Langhorne finished the game with a game-high 24 points and 15 rebounds to help the Mystics snap their two-game losing skid, and moved half-a-game ahead of the Dream. "It […]