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USA national team begins to take shape with exhibition victory over Canada, 76-51

Photo gallery BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - With the first cut behind them, thirteen United States senior national team hopefuls played in something other than a split-squad game for ...

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September 2014: USA Basketball training camp in Annapolis, Maryland. Photo: USA Basketball

Dishin & Swishin 09/11/14 Podcast: Talking WNBA Finals and USA Basketball tryouts with AP’s Doug Feinberg

USA Basketball Training Camp Photo Gallery We are nearing the conclusion of the WNBA season, but it is also just the beginning ...
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Late first half rally propels Mercury to 2-0 WNBA Finals lead over Chicago, 97-68

By David Siegel and Cheryl Coward PHOENIX – The Chicago Sky figured if you cannot beat them, get aggressive. After getting handily ...
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Dishin & Swishin 2014 WNBA Finals Podcast: ESPN’s Ryan Ruocco on covering the WNBA, the series and more

In the opinion of many ardent (and hard to please) WNBA fans, ESPN has assembled the best announcing team in recent ...
WASHINGTON, DC (June 14, 3013) - President Barack Obama gives a high five to head coach Lin Dunn during a visit to the White House to recognize the 2012 WNBA Champions Indiana Fever. Photo: Ned Dishman/NBAE.

Dishin & Swishin 09/04/14: Celebrating the career of Lin Dunn…players and coaches in their own words

Lin Dunn is the Southern belle of women's basketball. Her style, accent, knowledge and willingness to share it, kindness and social ...
Indiana Fever v Chicago Sky

Dishin & Swishin 08/29/14 Podcast: WNBA Eastern Conference Finals coaches Lin Dunn & Pokey Chatman talk about the playoffs

A funny thing happened on the Atlanta Dream's way to the WNBA Eastern Conference finals, they ran into Elena Delle Donne. When ...
Sandy Brondello. Seattle Storm vs Phoenix Mercury on May 17, 2014 at US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo: Barry Gossage/NBAE.

Dishin & Swishin 08/28/14 Podcast: WNBA Western Conference Finals coaches Sandy Brondello & Cheryl Reeve talk about the playoffs

We are down to four teams left standing in the 2014 WNBA season! It is conference finals time and Dishin & Swishin ...
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Dishin & Swishin 08/21/14 Podcast: Sue Bird dishes on the Storm, USA Basketball and more

The WNBA season ended earlier than Sue Bird is used to. In her twelve years of playing in the WNBA, Seattle ...
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Despite blowout win, end of Connecticut Sun season leaves coach Donovan feeling empty

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - The Connecticut Sun capped their 2014 WNBA season with an 84-55 blowout of Eastern conference first place Atlanta ...

Mystics clinch playoff spot with 71-67 victory over determined Sun

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - With more to gain by losing than winning, the Connecticut Sun still played determined basketball, but came up ...
Phoenix Mercury v Minnesota Lynx

Dishin & Swishin 08/08/14 Podcast: Let’s Get Ready to Rumble! Minnesota and Phoenix square off for final time in regular season

  With all due respect to the rest of the teams in the WNBA, no matchup has the intrigue, the charisma, or ...
Minnesota Lynx v Connecticut Sun

Moore, Whalen and Augustus are the Olympians, but Rebekkah Brunson is the foundation of Lynx success

Seimone Augustus' tenure with the Minnesota Lynx began in 2006. It was not until 2010, however, that things changed. In addition to ...
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Phoenix Mercury look to erase five years of frustration as they head into final regular season matchup with Minnesota Lynx

It has been five years since the Phoenix Mercury won a WNBA championship. After taking the title in 2007 and 2009, ...
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 25:  Kara Lawson of the Washington Mystics shoots against Angel Goodrich of the Tulsa Shock at the Verizon Center on July 25, 2014 in Washington, DC. Photo: Ned Dishman/NBAE.

Dishin & Swishin 07/31/14 Podcast: Kara Lawson and the Washington Mystics making noise in crowded Eastern Conference

Overall, the WNBA Eastern Conference does not have the star power of the Western Conference, nor does it have the glamorous ...
Lindsay Whalen and Minnesota Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve. Photo: Mark W. Sutton, all rights reserved.

Minnesota rolls past Connecticut 76-65; Lynx winning streak at seven, Sun drop third in a row

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - The streaking Minnesota Lynx won their seventh game in a row, sending the Connecticut Sun to their third ...
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Dishin & Swishin 07/24/14 Podcast: Summer recruiting is in session! Kelly Graves on being a Duck, hitting the road and more

The WNBA season is roaring along with a tremendous All-Star game in the books, and playoff races taking shape. However, the ...
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Dishin & Swishin 07/17/14 Podcast: Temeka Johnson continues to produce on the court and on the bookshelf

This week ends with WNBA All-Star weekend and some of the best players in the world will convene in Phoenix, Arizona ...
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Sparks take Ogwumike Bowl I, with dominant second half, defeat Sun 90-64

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - The hype was all about the Ogwumike Sisters, Los Angeles' Nneka and Connecticut's Chiney, both former number one ...
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Dishin & Swishin 07/10/14 Podcast: The Roundtable Returns! A look at the first part of the WNBA season

The roundtable is back! Dishin & Swishin host David Siegel convenes a new roundtable discussion on the first part of the WNBA ...
Skylar Diggins and Odyssey Sims. Photos: Shane Bevel/NBAE.

Tulsa’s youth brigade: Sims, Diggins backcourt propel Shock to victory on the road, Sun slide continues

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - The Tulsa Shock (7-10) opened with a 12-0 run and with the exception of a second quarter run ...
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Dishin & Swishin 07/03/14 Podcast: Ruth Riley calls it a career, and what a career it was!

The flashy ones, the ones that make the spectacular plays, the acrobatic and athletic moves, they are the ones that get ...
Chicago Sky v Atlanta Dream

Dishin & Swishin 6/27/14 Podcast: Can Michael Cooper take Atlanta to that elusive WNBA title?

A bonus podcast for you this week! Yesterday we talked about the viral #Chillin4Charity movement, so today, we are going to ...
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Dishin & Swishin 6/26/14 Podcast: #Chillin4Charity goes viral and Hoopfeed joins in!

It is rare in this cynical time we live in to find something that galvanizes an entire community. If you follow ...

Alyssa Thomas, Katie Douglas help Sun overcome sluggish start to defeat Sky, 79-69

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - "I thought we looked like a team that had not played in a week," Connecticut Sun coach Anne ...
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Dishin & Swishin 06/19/14 Podcast: Alisha Valavanis takes over in Seattle, Nneka & Chiney Ogwumike shine on and off the court

We have a great, two-part WNBA-themed podcast for you this week! In Seattle, Karen Bryant is synonymous with the Storm in many ...

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