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Month: August 2014

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-30-2014

Mercury open Western Conference finals with a rout of Minnesota Lynx (AZ Central) http://t.co/uQItj6pFv1 #wnba -> DeWanna Bonner essential on both ends in Mercury win over Lynx (ESPN) http://t.co/mYv7IBr1vi #wnba -> Today: Chicago at Indiana, 7pm ET. Preview: http://t.co/e3VYWrStQz #wnba…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-29-2014

RT @DishNSwish: Today! 3pmET on @hoopfeed Dishin & Swishin talks @IndianaFever vs @wnbachicagosky @WNBA Eastern Conf finals w/ @Coach_Dunn … -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-28-2014 http://t.co/ZnSbNa6jIn #ncaaw #wnba -> Dishin & Swishin 8/28/14:…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-29-2014

RT @DishNSwish: Today! 3pmET on @hoopfeed Dishin & Swishin talks @IndianaFever vs @wnbachicagosky @WNBA Eastern Conf finals w/ @Coach_Dunn … -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-28-2014 http://t.co/ZnSbNa6jIn #ncaaw #wnba -> Dishin & Swishin 8/28/14:…

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

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

[display_podcast] A funny thing happened on the Atlanta Dream’s way to the WNBA Eastern Conference finals, they ran into Elena Delle Donne. When Delle Donne banked in that runner in the final seconds of game three, and Angel McCoughtry’s final…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-28-2014

RT @DishNSwish: Today, 3pmET @hoopfeed Dishin & Swishin talks @minnesotalynx vs @PhoenixMercury in Western Conf finals w/ @LynxCoachReeve &… -> RT @DishNSwish: 2moro, 3pmET @hoopfeed Dishin & Swishin talks @IndianaFever vs @wnbachicagosky in @wnba Eastern Conf finals w/ @Coach_Dunn ……

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

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

[display_podcast] We are down to four teams left standing in the 2014 WNBA season! It is conference finals time and Dishin & Swishin is proud to give you two podcasts this week, featuring all four of the remaining coaches. Today,…

Chiney Ogwumike named 2014 WNBA Rookie of the Year, All-Rookie team announced

Chiney Ogwumike of the Connecticut Sun is the recipient of the 2014 WNBA Rookie of the Year, the WNBA announced today. Ogwumike received 23 votes from a national panel of 38 sportswriters and broadcasters who voted for the award. The…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-27-2014

Dream eliminated from playoffs with loss to Chicago (AJC) http://t.co/egtjairttK Photos http://t.co/9PxecyKcNW #wnba -> Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins named 2014 #WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year  http://t.co/g3xymswC8s -> Timberwolves players purchase tix for Mercury at Lynx (8/31) to…

Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins named 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year

Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins named 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year

Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins is the winner of the 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year award. She received 29 of 38 votes from a panel of national and local sportswriters and broadcasters. Washington Mystics center Emma Meesseman, Shock…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-26-2014

San Antonio Stars & YMCA sponsor Future Stars Girls BBall League, ages 7-12. Register until Sept. 6, details: http://t.co/3HpzcRDeeW #wnba -> Today: Chicago at Atlanta, 7:30pm ET. Preview http://t.co/06P9veyqDc #wnba NBA TV/FSS/LiveAccess || Series stats: http://t.co/6bHJ530MOf -> RT @USABYouth: Congrats…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-25-2014

#USA Basketball Women’s National Team adds Chiney Ogwumike, Bria Hartley to fall training camp roster http://t.co/9SokH9AJ96 -> Lindsay Whalen 'leadership on full display' in Lynx series clincher (Star Tribune) http://t.co/mXHuwc1kAD #wnba -> Video: #LLWS @taneybaseball pitcher Mo'ne Davis breaking ankles…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-24-2014

Everyone OK out here in the Bay Area? That was a big earthquake! Whoa! -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-23-2014 http://t.co/ZRbyMfRUSy #ncaaw #wnba -> Today: Atlanta at Chicago, 7pm ET. Preview: http://t.co/Bk0W1hN1uf #wnba ESPN2…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-23-2014

Becky Hammon leaves legacy in final season; receives 2014 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship award http://t.co/IuhEiZqueQ #wnba -> Atlanta Dream’s limping finish to the regular season continued in their first game of the playoffs (AJC) http://t.co/1MRJcDS1US #wnba -> Diana Taurasi leads Mercury…

Becky Hammon receives 2014 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award

From the league: Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Stars was named the recipient of the 2014 Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award, the WNBA announced today. The first-time winner received 24 of 37 votes from a panel of national and local…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-22-2014

2014 #WNBA All-Defensive First Team: Brittney Griner, Briann January, Angel McCoughtry, Sancho Lyttle, Tanisha Wright http://t.co/WIWh4xIcQ3 -> 2014 #WNBA All-Defensive Second Team: Alana Beard, Tamika Catchings, Danielle Robinson, Sylvia Fowles, Maya Moore http://t.co/P7qGpiAmUz -> 2014 #WNBA Defensive Player of the…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-21-2014

Lynx's Maya Moore steps up her game, earns #WNBA MVP award (Star Tribune) http://t.co/nYua8qTQI4 -> RT @DishNSwish: Good morning all! Don't miss today's NEW Dishin & Swishin podcast on @hoopfeed 3 pm ET with my special guest @S10Bird of @……

Dishin & Swishin 08/21/14 Podcast: Sue Bird dishes on the Storm, USA Basketball and more

Dishin & Swishin 08/21/14 Podcast: Sue Bird dishes on the Storm, USA Basketball and more

[display_podcast] The WNBA season ended earlier than Sue Bird is used to. In her twelve years of playing in the WNBA, Seattle Storm teams led by Bird at the point made the playoffs ten times. After sitting out last season…

Maya Moore wins 2014 WNBA Most Valuable Player award

Maya Moore wins 2014 WNBA Most Valuable Player award

Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx is the 2014 WNBA Most Valuable Player. She Moore received 371 points (including 35 first-place votes) from a national panel of 38 sportswriters and broadcasters. The press conference for the 2014 WNBA Most Valuable…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-20-2014

Odyssey Sims ends the season strong; earns her 2nd consecutive Rookie of the Month award http://t.co/4TbC9sXQ9U #wnba -> #WNBA has increased viewership, attendance and digital reach in 2014 regular season http://t.co/aEpPNuRZst -> RT @SInow: Remember Her Name! #LLWS2014 sensation @Monedavis11 is on…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-19-2014

2014 #WNBA Peak Performer winners: Maya Moore (scoring), Courtney Paris (rebounds), Diana Taurasi (assists) http://t.co/ahj8D5G3nC -> RT @WNBA: The 2015 WNBA Draft Lottery presented by @StateFarm will take place LIVE on ESPN2 August 21: http://t.co/qjsge8faut http://t.co/d… ->

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-18-2014

Video: #WNBA Playoffs promo: "Welcome to the Heat Wave" http://t.co/RIUBMwPMD2 -> After a season of inactivity, Chelsea Gray eager to return to court (NH Register) http://t.co/eGUqF0HeN2 #wnba -> Injuries cloud Minnesota Lynx playoff hopes (MPR) http://t.co/Bmy1zyoIhl #wnba -> For Storm’s…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-17-2014

Today: Atlanta at Connecticut, 1pm ET. Preview: http://t.co/DQRMloJREW #wnba LiveAccess -> RT @DishNSwish: No Douglas for the Sun again, @McCray4 will get her 2nd start, joined by @Chiney321 @athomas_25 @kelseybone3 & Alex Bentley. -> RT @DishNSwish: Atlanta with the regular…

2014 WNBA Conference Semifinals Set

2014 WNBA Conference Semifinals Set

The league-leading Phoenix Mercury has home court advantage throughout the WNBA playoffs and begins a quest for a third championship at home Friday against Los Angeles during the Western Conference semifinals. However, East teams kick off postseason action on Thursday.…

Despite blowout win, end of Connecticut Sun season leaves coach Donovan feeling empty

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 Dream before a crowd of 7,689 on Fan Appreciation Night. Still, disappointment in the team’s 13-21 final record was…

Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-16-2014

Mystics clinch playoff spot with 71-67 victory over determined Sun (Hoopfeed) http://t.co/3G2HqgvXxi #wnba -> Catch up on yesterday's news: Hoopfeed Daily Twitter Digest for 08-15-2014 http://t.co/IPz3kStL4Y #ncaaw #wnba -> Today: New York at Washington, 7pm ET. Preview: http://t.co/yTAr9YTwMR #wnba LiveAccess…