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Month: May 2020

2020 WNBA Rosters

2020 WNBA Rosters

Last updated: 6/18/20 Teams had a May 26 deadline to cut rosters to 12 players. Players have until June 25 to opt out of the season. Suspended List || Draft Results || Transactions Atlanta Dream NUM PLAYER POS HEIGHT EXP…

2020 WNBA Transactions

2020 August 31, 2020 Chicago Sky: Signed free agent forward Alisia Jenkins to a 7-day contract August 26, 2020 Indiana Fever: Signed forward Jantel Lavender, as well as a second and third-round draft pick in the 2021 WNBA Draft from…

Coaches associations and NCAA recommend extending recruiting dead period through July

Coaches associations and NCAA recommend extending recruiting dead period through July

Women’s and men’s coaches along with the NCAA recommend extending the current recruiting dead period through July 31, 2020. The following is a release from the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association: In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Women’s Basketball…

Women’s basketball community members “Run for Maud” to support justice efforts for Ahmaud Arbery

Women’s basketball community members “Run for Maud” to support justice efforts for Ahmaud Arbery

Women’s basketball coaches and athletes joined in the call for justice via social media for Ahmaud Arbery, a young black man who was murdered while unarmed while jogging in Glynn County, Ga. Many expressed grief, including Old Dominion head coach…

BTN to air rarely seen footage from the 1982 AIAW Championship featuring Rutgers and Texas

BTN to air rarely seen footage from the 1982 AIAW Championship featuring Rutgers and Texas

BTN will air rarely seen footage from the 1982 AIAW Championship featuring Rutgers and Texas on Saturday, May 9 at 8 p.m. ET. The game was the final AIAW title game and was never broadcasted on television. The championship comes…

Washington Mystics begin NBA 2K20 televised game simulations featuring commentary from players

Washington Mystics begin NBA 2K20 televised game simulations featuring commentary from players

NBC Sports Washington and Monumental Sports Network presents the WNBA’s first televised video-game simulations with a weekly series featuring the reigning champion Washington Mystics using NBA 2K20, beginning Wednesday, May 6, at 6 p.m. ET. From the Mystics: The one-hour…

Goodbye RPI, Hello NET, a new measuring tool for NCAA DI women’s basketball

Goodbye RPI, Hello NET, a new measuring tool for NCAA DI women’s basketball

NCAA Frequently Asked Questions on the NET Beginning with the upcoming 2020-21 season, NCAA Division I women’s basketball will use a new metric to replace the Ratings Percentage Index. The NCAA Evaluation Tool (NET) measures a team’s quality and helps…