Welcome back, welcome back, welcome back (and other items)

She’s baaaaack: Candace Parker debuted for Russia’s UMMC team today with 16 points and seven rebounds. Her last game was June 13, 2010 when she re-re-re-re-dislocated her shoulder.

Angel McCoughtry has jumped teams to Fenerbahce of Istanbul.

Diana Taurasi has to wait for a verdict on whether or not she can play in the WNBA and the 2012 Olympics.

Five questions with Kristin Bernert should have had a sixth question: Why the hell did you leave the LA Sparks just after the season began? I’ve been wondering ever since.

Pat Summitt got her star on the Riverwalk Hall of Fame today.

The freshmen of the Big 12 are already making their mark.

Oregon State is defensive-minded.

Stanford’s Nnemkadi Ogwumike is expected to play tomorrow after being injured in Sunday’s game against Cal.

Hawaii Coach Dana Takahara-Dias isn’t afraid to learn.