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August 2012 Archive

The Shimmy and Cheryl Show: Podcast for 8/31/12: The week in review, upcoming games plus “what would Taj do?”

Recorded Wednesday, August 29, 2012 Welcome to the seventh episode of “The Shimmy and Cheryl Show” with University of Nebraska assistant coach Shimmy Gray-Miller and Cheryl Coward, founder of ...

More From August 2012

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-30-2012

RT @ESPNCindyB: Wishing @RobinRoberts all the best & a speedy recovery. May not be at ESPN if she didn't show me ...

Dishin & Swishin 8/30/12 Podcast: Guard play dominating in the West; Sue Bird & Alana Beard ready their teams for the postseason

Connecticut and U.S. senior national team coach Geno Auriemma has always been fond of saying that guard play is the key ...

Lynx fan’s campaign for USA Basketball gear commemorating the women’s gold-medal winning team gets hot start

In February Nike unveiled 2012 jerseys for USA Basketball and featured Indiana Fever player and senior national team member Tamika Catchings ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-29-2012

Tulsa gets first road win, defeats embattled Dream; Cambage expected back next season (Hoopfeed) #wnba -> Shots fall, wins pile up after ...

Tulsa gets first road win, defeats embattled Atlanta Dream; Cambage expected back next season

  Tuesday night WNBA scores Both Tulsa and Atlanta experienced rocky weeks but the Shock adeptly handled their adversity to win their first ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-28-2012

Catch up on yesterday's news Meadors firing #wnba -> Lynx player Candice Wiggins honored with WNBA Cares Community Assist ...

The Atlanta Dream suspends Angel McCoughtry indefinitely

After a tumultuous week, the Atlanta Dream suspended starting forward Angel McCoughtry for an indefinite period for violating team rules. Monday, team ...

After “the streak” Chicago Sky aims for elusive first playoff berth behind mix of veterans and youth

From the time the franchise entered the league in 2006, the fans of the Chicago Sky have not seen a WNBA ...

Liz Cambage not returning to Tulsa

From the team:  Elizabeth Cambage, who was originally expected to return to Tulsa on August 27th, has decided not to return to ...

Lynx player Candice Wiggins honored with WNBA Cares Community Assist Award for July 2012

From the WNBA: The WNBA today honored Minnesota Lynx guard Candice Wiggins’ commitment to the community with its WNBA Cares Community Assist ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-27-2012

Sun lackluster in loss to Sky (Hartford Courant) #wnba -> Back at full strength, Storm runs over New York (Seattle Times) ...

Atlanta Dream fires head coach/GM Marynell Meadors, assistant coach Fred Williams promoted

@marynellmeaders gets fired atlanta owners cave in inmate in charge #coachingisaBitch— Geno Auriemma (@genoauriemma) August 27, 2012 Monday afternoon Connecticut and U.S. ...

Cash leads team effort as Sky break losing streak, upset first place Sun 82-70

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – As they introduced the lineup for the Chicago Sky, as is customary for returning former Connecticut players, Swin ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-26-2012

Final: Los Angeles 87, New York 62 #wnba K. Toliver 26 pts -> 2012 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women: Can ...

Mystics sign Iziane Castro Marques, waive Natasha Lacy

The Washington Mystics signed free agent forward Iziane Castro Marques and waived guard Natasha Lacy. A nine-year WNBA veteran and native of ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-25-2012

Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-24-2012 #wnba #ncaaw -> Washington Mystics are turned away by Atlanta ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-24-2012

Storm falls to Fever at buzzer as Lauren Jackson has rough start (Seattle Times) #wnba -> Shavonte Zellous' last-second 3 lifts ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-23-2012

Sancho Lyttle steps up as Dream beat Sky without McCoughtry #wnba -> Today: New York at Phoenix, 10p ET, preview ...

The Shimmy and Cheryl Show: Podcast for 8/23/12: The WNBA post-Olympic breakdown, upcoming games plus “Hot Cheetos and Takis”

Recorded Wednesday, August 23, 2012 Welcome to the sixth episode of “The Shimmy and Cheryl Show” with University of Nebraska assistant coach ...
Skylar Diggins (5), Chiney Ogwumike (13), Ann Strothers (12) and Bria Hartley (6) will represent the USA at the Aug. 23-26 FIBA 3x3 World Championship in Athens, Greece. Photo: USA Basketball.

Dishin & Swishin 8/23/12 Podcast: A look at USA Basketball’s entry into the 3×3 World Championships with the team and program director

Do you remember taking the SAT exams when you were getting ready for college? There was that section of analogy questions ...

2012 FIBA 3×3 World Championship for Women

WHEN: August 23-26, 2012 WHERE: Athens, Greece DESCRIPTION: Twenty-four national teams play for gold under FIBA's 3x3 basketball rules FIBA 3x3 RULES: USA ROSTER: ...

Maya Moore has the league’s most popular jersey for the second year in a row

Lynx forward Maya Moore has the WNBA’s most popular selling jersey for the second consecutive year, based on sales on ...

Lyttle steps up as Dream beat Sky without McCoughtry, 82-71

Atlanta kept their playoff hopes alive and improved to 11-11 on the season after surviving a furious rally from Chicago in ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-22-2012

Sun's Kara Lawson is in it for the long haul (The Day) #wnba -> Kelsey Griffin tries to define role with ...

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Danielle Adams joins Connecticut Sun, rookie Shayla Cooper waived

Veteran forward Danielle Adams joined the Connecticut Sun the team announced today. The franchise waived rookie Shayla Cooper (Ohio State) make ... [+]

USA Basketball Team Selection Committees Picked for 2017-20

USA Basketball announced that the committees which will select coaches and athletes for various USA Basketball teams for the 2017-2020 period ... [+]

Mark Trakh returns to USC as head coach

Forty-nine days after Cynthia Cooper-Dyke resigned, Southern California hired Mark Trakh to take over the women’s basketball program. This will be ... [+]

South Carolina: Dawn Staley receives contract extension

After coaching South Carolina to its first national championship, Dawn Staley received a four-year contract extension through 2024-25. This is the ... [+]

Tennessee: Guard Alexa Middleton to transfer

From Tennessee: Tennessee head women’s basketball coach Holly Warlick announced Friday that rising senior Alexa Middleton has left the Lady Vol program. Middleton, ... [+]

After sitting out 2016, Brazilian forward Damiris Dantas returns to Atlanta Dream

From the Dream: After sitting out the 2016 WNBA season to participate in the Rio Olympics for Team Brazil, forward Damiris Dantas ... [+]

NCAA announces DI championship regional sites for 2019 and 2020

From the NCAA: The NCAA has awarded Division I Women’s Basketball Championship hosting duties to seven cities for regional play in ... [+]

WNBA and National Basketball Referees Association approve two-year collective bargaining agreement

Statement from the WNBA: The WNBA announced today that the league has entered its first collective bargaining agreement with the National Basketball ... [+]

Dallas Wings center Ruth Hamblin will miss 2017 WNBA season to compete for Canadian National Team roster spot

Dallas Wings center Ruth Hamblin will miss the 2017 WNBA season in order to train with and compete for a roster ... [+]

Chicago Sky acquire Keisha Hampton in exchange for 2nd round draft pick Chantel Osahor

The day after the 2017 WNBA Draft, the Chicago Sky acquired forward Keisha Hampton from the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for ... [+]

Maryland and South Carolina to begin two-year, home-and-home series in 2017-18

Maryland and current national champions South Carolina will begin a two-year, home-and-home series during the upcoming 2017-18 season. Maryland will host South ... [+]

Video: Parade and pep rally for South Carolina to celebrate the national championship

South Carolina enjoyed a parade and pep rally on the of the State House in Columbia Sunday as fans lined streets ... [+]

Parade Day: South Carolina governor Henry McMaster declares April 9 to be Gamecock Women’s Basketball Day

Watch the Parade (WISTV) South Carolina's governor Henry McMaster declared Sunday, April 9, 2017 to be Gamecock Women’s Basketball Day in South ... [+]

Three-year high ratings for 2017 NCAA Women’s National Championship

ESPN announced that ratings for the  2017 NCAA Women’s National Championship reached a three-year high with an average total live audience ... [+]

Bobbie Kelsey hired as Los Angeles Sparks assistant coach

The Los Angeles Sparks hired former Wisconsin head coach, Bobbie Kelsey, as an assistant coach. “We are excited to add Bobbie to ... [+]

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