Sunday, August 19, 2018
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Sparks beat Lynx, 79-57, to take playoff tiebreaker

Los Angeles -The Los Angeles Sparks ran past the Minnesota Lynx Thursday to win the regular-season series between the two teams and secure an...

Take heart: female athlete insults are a sign of progress

The lament sometimes pops up on social media: "Why do they have to hate on women's basketball?" Or, "what did women's basketball ever do...

Minnesota’s Moore fuels electric Team Parker All-Star win

Minneapolis - When Maya Moore drained a transition three-pointer with 1:26 left in Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game, she added a staredown to it. It was...

All-Stars prep for All-Star Game with fun Friday practice

Minneapolis - There was no shortage of stardom at the Target Center on Friday. Twenty-two of the WNBA’s best met in Minneapolis to practice for...

Atlanta fitting together to pursue a Dream

Early this month, things weren’t so bright for the Atlanta Dream. With a new head coach and only four returning players, the team had shown...

WNBA athletes: sport and character role models

https://www.instagram.com/p/BlVsd9ynxEl/?hl=en&taken-by=atlantadream About 12 hours after the Connecticut Sun notched an important win over the Dallas Wings Sunday, Sun forward Chiney Ogwumike was filming her teammates...

What happened to the Connecticut Sun?

As the WNBA readies for the end-of-season finale that follows the All-Star break, a team that at first seemed a Championship contender now sits...

Wilson’s father also adjusting to the WNBA

All rookies must adjust to life in the WNBA when they enter the league. Sometimes, so must their parents. Such is the case for Roscoe Wilson...

Sparks avoid season-sweep with overtime thriller in Seattle

Seattle - In the waning moments of the third quarter on Tuesday afternoon, the Los Angeles Sparks seemed headed for their fourth loss in...

For Dream’s Sykes, perseverance has brought her back to her passion

There are those basketball players whom coaches and teammates sometimes have to motivate. Whether they drift into disengagement on court, take a play off...