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Month: June 2013

Social media recap: Washington breaks losing streak, routs Tulsa 84-61

Social media recap: Washington breaks losing streak, routs Tulsa 84-61

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Photo gallery and social media recap: Taurasi is clutch as Phoenix gets road win at Washington, 101-97

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Dishin & Swishin 6/27/13 Podcast: Seimone Augustus embraces her role in Minnesota on and off the court

Dishin & Swishin 6/27/13 Podcast: Seimone Augustus embraces her role in Minnesota on and off the court

[display_podcast] Things have certainly changed for the Minnesota Lynx franchise over the last few years. Once a doormat, the team has been a dominant force the last few seasons, winning the 2011 championship and making the finals for a second…

Griner leads “grind time” in San Antonio for Phoenix 83-77 victory in front of her friends and family

Griner leads “grind time” in San Antonio for Phoenix 83-77 victory in front of her friends and family

SAN ANTONIO – The Phoenix Mercury continued their turnaround from a bleak start to the season with an 83-77 victory over the San Antonio Silver Stars in front of 9.007 fans escaping the nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit Texas dry heat…

Baylor hires two assistants: Toyelle Wilson leaves head coach job at PVAM, Sytia Messer arrives from Georgia Tech

From Baylor: Baylor women’s basketball head coach Kim Mulkey announces the addition of two new assistant coaches to her staff, Toyelle Wilson and Sytia Messer. “I am excited to welcome Toyelle and Sytia to our staff and thrilled to be…

Dream hold off Sun comeback, as McCoughtry powers Atlanta past Connecticut, 78-77 in Eastern Conference struggle

Dream hold off Sun comeback, as McCoughtry powers Atlanta past Connecticut, 78-77 in Eastern Conference struggle

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – The Girl Scout crowd booed her during introductions. They cheered when a foul was called on her. They booed when she went to the foul line. However, in the end the crowd and the defense of the…

Photo gallery: Storm Defeats Silver Stars in San Antonio, 91-86

Photo gallery: Storm Defeats Silver Stars in San Antonio, 91-86

Storm release SAN ANTONIO – In a back-and-forth game that featured six lead changes and 12 ties, the Storm beat the San Antonio Silver Stars 91-86 on Friday night at the AT&T Center. Camille Little had a double-double, leading the…

Dishin & Swishin 6/20/13 Podcast: Lin Dunn on the Indiana Fever, championships, injuries, the White House and more

Dishin & Swishin 6/20/13 Podcast: Lin Dunn on the Indiana Fever, championships, injuries, the White House and more

[display_podcast] “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Now before anyone gets nervous thinking about their old English literature classes, it is not Charles Dickens novels we are talking about but the 2013 Indiana Fever.…

The Shimmy and Cheryl Show: Podcast for 6/15/13: The week in review, a dunking rule proposal, the return of Diana Taurasi’s swagger, the Wounded NBA and more

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 Hoopfeed.com. Subscribe via RSS and iTunes.

President Obama welcomes the Indiana Fever to the White House, team brings NCAA DIII champions DePauw

President Obama welcomes the Indiana Fever to the White House, team brings NCAA DIII champions DePauw

Remarks by the President Honoring the 2012 WNBA Basketball Champions The Indiana Fever Jun 14, 2013 East Room 2:50 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. Welcome to the White House. Everybody, please have a seat. Congratulations to the 2012 WNBA…

Dishin & Swishin 6/13/13 Podcast: Candice Wiggins starts fresh in Tulsa and we dish with the AP’s Doug Feinberg

Dishin & Swishin 6/13/13 Podcast: Candice Wiggins starts fresh in Tulsa and we dish with the AP’s Doug Feinberg

[display_podcast] It is hard to believe that it was six seasons ago that Candice Wiggins, the Wade Trophy winner, was drafted number three after Candace Parker and Sylvia Fowles in the WNBA draft by the Minnesota Lynx. A career that…

Latta, Mystics defeat short-handed Sun in Mike Thibault’s return to Connecticut, 66-62

Latta, Mystics defeat short-handed Sun in Mike Thibault’s return to Connecticut, 66-62

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – “It was just another road game,” said Washington Mystics coach Mike Thibault after his current team, the Washington Mystics, defeated his former team, the Connecticut Sun in his return to Mohegan Sun Arena, 66-62. The Mystics are…

The Shimmy and Cheryl Show: Podcast for 6/07/13: Season openers, “Three to see” performances, predictions and more

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 Hoopfeed.com. Subscribe via RSS and iTunes.

Dishin & Swishin 6/06/13 Podcast: Sparks aim even higher in year two under Carol Ross and we debut a new segment

Dishin & Swishin 6/06/13 Podcast: Sparks aim even higher in year two under Carol Ross and we debut a new segment

[display_podcast] Just two WNBA seasons ago the Los Angeles Sparks were in the lottery, not the playoffs. Having deemed that unacceptable, the Sparks began roster renovations with the drafting of Nneka Ogwumike and placed their team in the hands of…