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Month: May 2018

USA Basketball announced the 12-member 2018 Women’s U18 National Team

USA Basketball announced the 12-member 2018 Women’s U18 National Team Monday after three days of trials that started with 35 participants. Aijha Blackwell (Whitfield School/Berkeley, Mo.) Jenna Brown (The Lovett School/Smyrna, Ga.) Queen Egbo (Travis H.S./Houston, Texas) Nazarah Hillmon-Baker (Gilmour…

Twitter chat on WNBA issues (May 27, 2018): This is why we can’t have nice things

Twitter chat on WNBA issues (May 27, 2018): This is why we can’t have nice things

The discussion took place on Sunday, May 27, 2018 during the Las Vegas Aces home opener against the Seattle Storm. An onscreen scoreboard and shot clock was not visible for much of the game frustrating fans and media. Twitter chat…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-21-2018

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-21-2018

Catch up on last week’s news: Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-14-2018 https://t.co/8SiMwzrrCn #wnba #ncaaw -> North Carolina adds transfer from Ole Miss, guard Madinah Muhammad https://t.co/QJH9gCBLjV #ncaaw -> UTRGV: Lane Lord named head coach https://t.co/wleVXmP54l #ncaaw -> RT @NCAAResearch:…

Led by Myisha Hines-Allen, Mystics bench combines for 58 points to help take down the Lynx, 90-78

Led by Myisha Hines-Allen, Mystics bench combines for 58 points to help take down the Lynx, 90-78

Mystics bench erupts to lead charge vs. the Lynx "I don't play an individual sport, I play a team sport" #TogetherDC@Mooks_22 looked like a vet out there, grabbing her first career double-double over the reigning @WNBA champs. #MysticsLynx #SticsSZN pic.twitter.com/xWeZdTmvrY…

Mystics begin win streak despite shooting woes, bench lifts team for gutsy win over Las Vegas

Mystics begin win streak despite shooting woes, bench lifts team for gutsy win over Las Vegas

Bench contributes 41 points in Washington’s win over Las Vegas Rookie Ariel Atkins (@HeirTrip) had a big 2nd half for @WashMystics, finishing with 15 PTS in a W! #WatchMeWork pic.twitter.com/FmFnzYAVJM — WNBA (@WNBA) May 23, 2018 WASHINGTON –The Washington Mystics…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-14-2018

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-14-2018

Albany announces hiring of Colleen Mullen as head coach https://t.co/zR5L1ZXJPm #ncaaw -> Supreme Court rules sports betting can be legalized by states (Washington Post) https://t.co/he08etCwnE -> What the Supreme Court’s sports gambling decision means (Washington Post) https://t.co/jXgXLuHEHA -> Vanderbilt: Shereka…

Mystics make magic for 82-75 win against Indiana to open up the season, rookies get their feet wet

Mystics make magic for 82-75 win against Indiana to open up the season, rookies get their feet wet

Washington Mystics begin season on a winning note with win over Indiana Fever First game ??First W ??Highlights ???#SticsSZN #TogetherDC pic.twitter.com/eJWysFuvuC — Washington Mystics (@WashMystics) May 20, 2018 WASHINGTON – With forty minutes to go before the season opener, Mystics…

2018 WNBA Opening Weekend Rosters

2018 WNBA Opening Weekend Rosters

Team final rosters will be added as they become available. Final rosters are due at 5 p.m. ETon Thursday, May 17. Atlanta Dream NUM PLAYER POS HEIGHT EXP FROM 25 Monique Billings F 6-4 R UCLA 51 Jessica Breland F…

2018 WNBA.com GM Survey: Sparks predicted to win championship; Maya Moore tabbed to be MVP

2018 WNBA.com GM Survey: Sparks predicted to win championship; Maya Moore tabbed to be MVP

2018 WNBA TV Schedule || Recent Transactions The WNBA’s 12 general managers picked the Los Angeles Sparks to win the 2018 WNBA championship in the 16th annual WNBA.com GM survey. A title for the Sparks would be a fourth championship for…

2018 WNBA Transactions

2018 WNBA Transactions

2018 WNBA TV Schedule August 19, 2018 New York Rogers, Sugar Contract Extension Minnesota Robinson, Danielle Contract Extension Dallas Lucas, Maggie Contract Signed (Rest of Season) August 17, 2018 Atlanta Elonu, Adaora Contract Signed (Rest of Season) August 14, 2018…

Mystics confident heading into the season; Mike Thibault: “I think everybody is in sync about what we’re doing”

Mystics confident heading into the season; Mike Thibault: “I think everybody is in sync about what we’re doing”

2018 WNBA TV/Streaming Schedule WASHINGTON – On May 18, the WNBA will kick off its highly anticipated 22nd season. Led by head coach and general manager Mike Thibault, the Mystics are ready to embark a new journey all while keeping…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 05-07-2018

3 preseason games today! Chicago vs. Indiana, 12:30pm ET Dallas vs. New York, 5pm ET Los Angeles vs. Connecticut,… https://t.co/zSFXjiBz5S -> Kentucky hires familiar face, Amber Smith, renews assistant coaching contracts (Lexington Herald Leader) https://t.co/2eed4pHvp5 #ncaaw -> MTSU hires Matt…

Hoopfeed Weekly Twitter Digest for 04-30-2018

Texas: Tiffany Jackson named assistant coach https://t.co/aTCQpz1B2y #ncaaw #wnba -> Northern Colorado: Jennifer Roulier-Huth named head coach https://t.co/1mTGmOYj86 #ncaaw -> RT @RaeganPebleyTCU: The @CealBarry ? grows another branch. Congrats @JHuth_UCLA! https://t.co/YoUKBzRBWD -> DePaul extends Doug Bruno's contract through 2023-24 https://t.co/BrxVSlEfPA…

Thirty-Six athletes accept invitation to 2018 USA Women’s U18 National Team trials

Thirty-Six athletes accept invitation to 2018 USA Women’s U18 National Team trials

Thirty-six athletes are set to participate in the 2018 USA Basketball Women’s U18 National Team Trials which will take place May 26-28 at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The 12-member 2018 USA Women’s U18 National…