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

Published on June 29, 2016


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 available for free via the NBAmoji app in the Apple App Store and Google Play.

In celebration of its landmark 20th season, the WNBA Top 20@20 was on unveiled June 21.  The list includes nine current players: Seimone Augustus, Sue Bird, Swin Cash, Tamika Catchings, Maya Moore, Candace Parker, Cappie Pondexter, Diana Taurasi and Lindsay Whalen; as well as 11 former players: Cynthia Cooper, Yolanda Griffith, Becky Hammon, Lauren Jackson, Lisa Leslie, Deanna Nolan, Ticha Penicheiro, Katie Smith, Sheryl Swoopes, Tina Thompson and Teresa Weatherspoon.

The WNBA emojis can be shared across social media and messaging apps where the copying and pasting of images and GIFs is supported.

The emojis include 6 animated gifs (Becky Hammon, Lisa Leslie, Maya Moore, Candace Parker, Diana Taurasi and the league ball):

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YinzCam worked in partnership with the NBA to develop the NBAmoji App and has developed apps for 23 NBA teams, as well as five WNBA teams, USA Basketball, the NBA Development League and the Jr. NBA.

The full set of WNBA emojis:



Readers Comments (2)

  1. Renee says:

    They got the wrong # for Candace Parker!

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