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June 2016 Archive

Private funeral held for Pat Summitt

Basketball icon Pat Summitt was laid to rest Thursday in a private funeral for family and friends in Clarksville, TN. A public memorial service is set ...

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Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-29-2016

Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-28-2016 #ncaaw #wnba -> The sports world mourns the passing of ...

Tennessee’s senators honor Pat Summitt U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) paid tribute on the Senate floor to legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt Wednesday with ...

NCAA seeks feedback on changes to tournament format and Final Four timing

The NCAA is seeking ways to improve the women’s basketball championship experience for fans, hosts and teams. As a result, the ...

First-ever WNBA emojis to feature 20 greatest players of all time

The WNBA released the league’s first-ever emojis, which will feature the 20 greatest and most influential players in its history. The emojis are ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-28-2016

RT @LadyVol_Hoops: #Pat ...Unparalleled Impact -> RT @Vol_Sports: Fans are welcome to visit Pat Summitt Plaza today on ...

Rutgers head coach C.Vivian Stringer reflects on friendship with Pat Summitt

Rutgers head coach C.Vivian Stringer discussed her friendship with legendary coach Pat Summitt after learning about the passing of the basketball icon. Stringer ...

The sports world mourns the passing of basketball icon Pat Summitt

Legendary basketball coach and women's sports pioneer Pat Summitt passed away on June 28, 2016 at the age of 64. There ...

Statement by President Barack Obama on the passing of Pat Summitt

Pat Summitt Obituary Nobody walked off a college basketball court victorious more times than Tennessee’s Pat Summitt.  For four decades, she outworked ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-27-2016

President Obama will honor the 2015 #WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx at the White House today at 4:45 p.m. ET -> Katie ...

Legendary Basketball Coach Pat Summitt Dies at 64

    “I won 1,098 games, and eight national championships, and coached in four different decades. But what I see are not the ...

Video: President Barack Obama honors the 2015 WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx at the White House In the tradition of honoring champions in major sports, President Barack Obama welcomed the Minnesota Lynx to the White House on ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-26-2016

RT @Tennessean: #BREAKING Former Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt 'struggling,' family 'preparing for worst' #prayforpat -> RT @RobinRoberts: Hope you don't ...

Pat Summitt’s family releases statement on health of basketball legend

List of Pat Summitt's Awards The family of basketball coaching legend Pat Summitt released a statement on her health Sunday morning. The ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-25-2016

#LifeAfterWNBA: Where Are They Now? Simone Edwards @jamhurricane interviews Betty Lennox #wnba -> RT @shimmy33: "Attention Campers....discounted weave glue at ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-24-2016

Liberty's Tina Charles Receives May #WNBA Cares Community Assist Award -> Today's games: Mercury @ Mystics, 7p ET | Sky @ ...

#LifeAfterWNBA: Where Are They Now? Simone Edwards interviews Betty Lennox

Former WNBA player and Seattle Storm original Simone Edwards will be writing a column this summer on the lives of former players in ...

Nadine Domond pens open letter to Grambling community, takes job at Rutgers

Early this week news broke that Grambling State women's basketball head coach Nadine Domond resigned from her position to join C. ...

Phoenix Mercury signs Lindsey Harding

The Phoenix Mercury signed veteran point guard Lindsey Harding today. Harding began the season with the New York Liberty. She averaged ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-23-2016

Today's #WNBA game: San Antonio Stars at Dallas Wings, 8:30 pm ET, League Pass/FSSW -> RT @WNBA: The LATEST Power Rankings just ...

Seattle Storm to retire Lauren Jackson’s jersey on July 15

The Seattle Storm plans to celebrate the career of WNBA legend Lauren Jackson n July 15 at KeyArena with a ceremony ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-22-2016

Lynx escape Los Angeles as the lone undefeated team, rematch on the horizon for the West foes #wnba -> Halftime: Atlanta ...

Lynx escape Los Angeles as the lone undefeated team, rematch on the horizon for the West foes

Photos: © Lee Michaelson, all rights reserved. LOS ANGELES – The Minnesota Lynx (13-0) exerted their dominance over the league by defeating previously ...

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 06-21-2016

RT @DWingsHoops: Check out #TheNewHomeTeam on the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas! -> Success of the @LA_Sparks bolstered by a deep ...

Lynx at Sparks countdown: Game notes and audio

Success of Los Angeles bolstered by a deep bench and newcomers The Minnesota Lynx (12-0) and Los Angeles Sparks (11-0) will ...

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Minnesota Lynx waive forward Keyona Hayes

The Minnesota Lynx waived rookie forward Keyona Hayes. The Lynx training camp roster now stands at 15 players. Hayes, a 6-1 forward, ... [+]

Tiffany Hayes and Bria Holmes arrive at Atlanta Dream training camp, Nirra Fields and Peyton Little waived

Guards Tiffany Hayes and Bria Holmes have joined the Atlanta Dream training camp active roster after playing overseas in Israel. The ... [+]

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 ... [+]

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