The reigning league champions Minnesota Lynx dispatched the Australian National Team, 82-66, in an exhibition tonight.
Team Player Transaction
Los Angeles Jackie Nared Waived
Los Angeles Cierra Warren Waived
Los Angeles Antonita Slaughter Waived
Los Angeles Keena Mays Waived
San Antonio Whitney Hand-Jones Waived
More WNBA news…….
Guard Jeanette Pohlen will miss the season with a torn Achilles tendon.
Devereaux Peters will undergo arthroscopic surgery on her left knee, and will be sidelined indefinitely.
Tulsa has added a preseason game May 12, against the Chinese National Team.
North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell has completed chemotherapy treatments and is back to a full schedule.
Georgetown’s Natalie Butler may transfer to UConn following a recent visit.
Former Purdue guard Kelly Komara is back as an assistant coach.
East Tennessee State coach Brittney Ezell has been named an assistant coach for the Bahamas national team.
Claire Coggins has been promoted from director of basketball operations to assistant coach at Kansas State.
The final assistant coach at Gonzaga is Craig Fortier, husband of head coach Lisa Fortier.
High school news:
Highly-touted 2015 recruit De’Janae Boykin of Maryland has verballed to UConn.