Archives for August 2013

Spain Rules U18 European Championship, Completes Golden Sweep

Spain successfully completed a golden summer after ruling the U18 European Championship for Women on Sunday in Vukovar, Croatia. The Spanish U18 squad escaped with a hard-earned 60-46 win over France in the finals of the tournament on Sunday, which completed Spain’s gold-medal sweep of the four European women’s tournament this year. Going up against […]

Maya Moore Helps Minnesota Lynx Snap Three-Game Slide With Big Win Over New York Liberty

The Minnesota Lynx leaned on the solid outing from Maya Moore to end their three-game losing streak with a dominating 88-57 victory over the New York Liberty on Sunday night at the Target Center in Minneapolis. Moore was firing on all cylinders as she erupted for 28 points on 11-for-17 shooting from the field, including […]

Australian Opals Lock 2014 FIBA Women’s World Cup Spot

The Australian Opals booked formally booked a spot in the 2014 FIBA World Cup after sweeping the FIBA Oceania counterpart in their two-game continental championship series. Australian superstar Lauren Jackson was a steady presence for the Opals as she finished with 21 points, dominating the New Zealand Tall Ferns on both ends of the floor. […]

Auburn Flyers Crowned 2013 WBCBL National Champs

Congratulations to the Auburn Flyers on a perfect 15-0 season as they were crowned the 2013 WBCBL NATIONAL CHAMPIONS in St. Louis, Missouri. The Flyers defeated the 2012 defending champions, The Louisiana Bayou Angels, 95-73. http://www.wbcbl.com

Los Angeles Sparks Scores Fifth Straight Win, Elena Delle Donne Hurt

The Los Angeles Sparks moved closer to the top spot in the Western Conference standings after scoring a hard-earned 80-76 win over the Chicago Sky at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Candace Parker spearheaded the Sparks once again as she finished with 18 points to go along with seven rebounds, two steals, and two […]

2013 Open LFB Set For October 5th-6th in Paris

The Open LFB will take place in Paris, France again during the first weekend of October 5-6th. Open LFB Schedule: Saturday, October 5, 2013 13.30: Toulouse / Mondeville 15h45: Villeneuve d’Ascq / Basket Landes 18h00: Charleville Mézières / Tarbes 2030: Bourges / Angers Sunday, October 6, 2013 14:00: Hainaut Basket / Nantes Rezé Basketball 16h15: […]

Brazil Rules 2013 South American Championship For Women

The Brazilian national team completed an impressive run as they ruled the XXXIII South American Championship for Women in Mendoza, Argentina. Brazil overcame the home-court disadvantage when they eked out an impressive 67-58 win over host Argentina to capture their 14th-straight South American Championship title. Taina Mayara Da Paixao spearheaded the offensive attack of the […]

Lin Dunn Headlines 2014 Women’s Basketball Hall Of Fame Class

Lin Dunn has one of the most storied coaching careers and it was enough for her to be inducted into the women’s basketball Hall Of Fame. Dunn, who had a roller coaster-type of a ride in the past few months, leads the list of inductees into the women’s Hall Of Fame, who will all be […]