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The Phoenix Mercury head into the 2014 WNBA Playoffs boasting the best record (29-5) in the WNBA, clinched the western conference title and secured home court advantage throughout the playoffs.
Just what makes this team so good? Hear from the coach and players themselves. Just how good is the 27-4 Mercury? Looking at their [...]
Chiney Ogwumike: Here Comes the Sun – Part I
by Andy Lipton (Contributor)
George Harrison of the Beatles was sometimes referred to as “the quiet Beatle”. You’ll find his 1969 song Here Comes the Sun, on the Beatles’ Abbey Road album, along with his song Something. During the recording sessions for Abbey Road his bandmate Paul McCartney [...]
Phoenix, AZ – Atlanta Dream rookie guard Shoni ‘Showtime’ Schimmel continue to shine on every WNBA stage. The first-year guard was voted an all-star starter by the fans, and she did not disappoint her fans. In what was, arguably the best-ever WNBA All-Star game, Schimmel scored an All-Star record 29 points and had a game-high [...]
NEW YORK, NY – JULY 9, 2014 – New York Liberty Head Coach and General Manager Bill Laimbeer announced today that the team has acquired forward Swin Cash in a trade with the Atlanta Dream, in exchange for forward Delisha Milton-Jones.
“We have been able to identify our style of play for now and in the future, and [...]
New York – Shoni Schimmel was selected with the 8th overall pick by Atlanta..and she has been living her ‘Dream’ ever since…
New York City – Tina Charles scored a career-high 32 points in a brilliant performance to lead the Liberty to an 87-80 win over Maya Moore and the defending champion Minnesota Lynx on Sunday. “Our Focus, just us being engaged and growing as a team. Charles said after the game.” We are going to enjoy [...]
WSEN caught up with Chicago Sky head coach Pokey Chatman and guard Epiphanny Prince to talk about their season thus far.
New York City – Epiphanny Prince scored 30 points and the Chicago Sky beat the New York Liberty 73-69. The Liberty had no answer for Prince, a New York native. Every time they rallied, she [...]
Madison Square Garden, NY – The Liberty made their long-awaited return to The Garden after three years at Prudential Center in Newark NJ, but it was the visiting team that left the newly transformed Garden with a 79-65 win. Sky forward Elena Della Donne, last years rookie of the year, led all scorers with [...]
The Connecticut Sun have selected Stanford forward Chiney Ogwumike as the No. 1 pick in the 2014 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm. The selection made sports history. Chiney’s older sister Nneka Ogqumike was the No. 1 pick in 2012. If all goes well tonight, the Ogwumike sisters join NFL quarterbacks Payton and Eli [...]
National Championship: UConn makes history
Stefanie Dolson had 17 points and 16 rebounds as UConn improved to 40-0 and won its ninth national championship. The Huskies started the second half on an 18-4 run and went on to win 79-58.