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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 ...

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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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