Archives for August 2010

Indiana Levels Series against New York

The Indiana Fever forced a deciding Game Three when they defeated the New York Liberty, 75-67, in Game Two of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series, Monday at Indianapolis. Tamika Catchings, who was named as the WNBA Defensive Player of the Year for the second -straight time and fourth overall in her career, led Indiana's attack […]

Storm and Mercury Sweep Series, Arrange West Finals Showdown

The Seattle Storm and the Phoenix Mercury swept their respective series to arrange a showdown for the Western Conference Finals, Sunday. The Storm leaned on the heroics of leading MVP candidate Lauren Jackson to easily dispatch the shorthanded Los Angeles Sparks, 81-66, in Game Two of their series at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. […]

Atlanta Dream Crush Top-Seed Washington Mystics

The Atlanta Dream advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals when they shocked the top-seed Washington Mystics, 101-77, in Game Two of their series, Saturday in Atlanta. Angel McCoughtry, who previously said that the playoff seeding were not relevant in a tight conference, proved that her statement were correct when she scored a game-high 21 points […]

Phoenix and New York Draw First Blood

The Phoenix Mercury and the New York Liberty opened up their playoff campaign with a crucial Game One victory, Friday. The Mercury, which finished second in the Western Conference, posted a big 106-93 win against the San Antonio Silver Stars to draw first blood in their best-of-three West Semifinals in Phoenix. Candice Dupree had a […]

Atlanta Dream and Seattle Storm Victorious in Playoff Opener

The Atlanta Dream and the Seattle Storm kicked off the 2010 WNBA Playoffs with a win against their rivals, Thursday. Atlanta, which is the 4th-ranked team in the Eastern Conference, pulled off an upset against the top-seed Washington Mystics, 95-90, in game one of their playoff series in the Nation's Capital. Angel McCoughtry led the […]

Rock County Robins Win 2010 WBCBL National Championship

On Sunday, August 22nd in Miami Gardens, Florida, the WBCBL final four teams went head to head in classic fashion. Miami Rain vs Rock County Robins: Rock County Robins knocks down free-throws to seal a 65 – 60 victory. Arkansas Starz vs Gulf Coast Storm:Gulf Coast Storm comes from behind to grab a 87 – […]

Washington Mytics Clinch Top Spot in the East

The Washington Mystics secured the top spot in the Eastern Conference when they defeated the Atlanta Dream, 90-81, for their sixth-straight win, Monday in Atlanta. Monique Currie tallied with 20 points and added four rebounds for the Washington Mystics, which bagged the top spot in the East for the first time in Franchise history. "I'm […]

Canada Basketball TV Coverage World Basketball Championships

TSN2 and Canada Basketball have reached a comprehensive agreement making TSN2 the exclusive broadcaster for the 2010 FIBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP. As part of the two-year agreement, TSN2 will also be the exclusive Canadian broadcaster for the 2010 FIBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FOR WOMEN, 2011 FIBA AMERICAS CHAMPIONSHIP and the 2011 FIBA AMERICAS CHAMPIONSHIP FOR WOMEN. Broadcast […]

Perfect Storm Secures WNBA Record

The Seattle Storm finished the regular season with a perfect home standing, 17-0, which is the new WNBA record. And what a way to achieve that feat after Tanisha Wright sank a 13-foot jumper with 50 seconds left to give the Storm a 76-75 win against the Los Angeles Sparks, Sunday in Seattle. "I had […]

Los Angeles Sparks Clinch Playoff Spot

With their key players out all season long because of injuries, the Los Angeles Sparks defy all odds as they clinched a playoff spot with a win against the Minnesota Lynx, 98-91, Saturday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. "Oh my God, sweet victory," Sparks coach Jennifer Gillom said. "We just fought through adversity […]