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USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/31/23

USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/31/23

USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/31/23 The USA Today Sports/WBCA NCAA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll with teams’ records through Monday in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through…

USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/17/23

USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/17/23

USA Today/WBCA DI Coaches Poll for 1/17/23 The USA Today Sports/WBCA NCAA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll with teams’ records through Monday in parentheses, total points based on 25 points for first place through…

Key Dates for the 2023 WNBA Season

Key Dates for the 2023 WNBA Season

2023 WNBA Season January 11-20: All qualifying offers and core player designations delivered January 21: 2023 Player Negotiating period begins February 1: Player Contracts may be signed March 31 – April 2: NCAA Women’s Final…

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced the list of eligible candidates for the Class of 2023

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced the list of eligible candidates for the Class of 2023

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced the list of eligible candidates for the Class of 2023. The women’s nominees include: WOMEN’S NOMINATIONS Leta Andrews (COA) Jennifer Azzi (PLA) Gary Blair (COA) Doug Bruno (COA)*…

Full Remarks by President Biden on the Release of Brittney Griner

Full Remarks by President Biden on the Release of Brittney Griner

8:38 A.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Well, good morning, folks.  And it is a good morning.  Moments ago, standing together with her wife, Cherelle, in the Oval Office, I spoke with Brittney Griner.  She’s safe.  She’s…

NCAA announces cities selected to host the Final Four from 2027 through 2031

NCAA announces cities selected to host the Final Four from 2027 through 2031

The NCAA announced the five cities selected to host the Women’s Final Four from 2027 through 2031. 2027: Columbus, Ohio (Nationwide Arena)  2028: Indianapolis (Gainbridge Fieldhouse) 2029: San Antonio (Alamodome) 2030: Portland, Oregon (Moda Center)…

WNBA Draft Lottery results: Indiana Fever wins 1st pick in 2023

WNBA Draft Lottery results: Indiana Fever wins 1st pick in 2023

The Indiana Fever won the first pick in the 2023 WNBA Draft when the league held the draft lottery Friday afternoon. The franchise will have the top selection for the first time in franchise history.…

Pac-12’s Lisa Peterson named chair of DI Women’s Basketball Committee

Ahead of the 2022-23 season, the NCAA’s DI women’s basketball committee announced new leadership. The Pac-12’s Lisa Peterson is the new chair of the committee. Jill Shields of Kansas State will serve as vice chair.…

WNBA Semifinals Schedule Set

WNBA Semifinals Schedule Set

DAY DATE AWAY HOME GM LOCAL ET NAT TV Sun 8/28/22 Seattle Las Vegas 1 1:00 PM 4:00 PM ESPN Sun 8/28/22 Connecticut Chicago 1 7:00 PM 8:00 PM ESPN2 Wed 8/31/22 Connecticut Chicago 2…

WNBA Playoffs Schedule Set for Round One

WNBA Playoffs Schedule Set for Round One

  2022 WNBA Playoffs Schedule DAY DATE AWAY HOME GM LOCAL ET NAT TV Wed 8/17/22 New York Chicago 1 7:00 PM 8:00 PM ESPN2 Wed 8/17/22 Phoenix Las Vegas 1 7:00 PM 10:00 PM…

FAQ: WNBA 2022 Commissioner’s Cup

FAQ: WNBA 2022 Commissioner’s Cup

2022 Commissioner’s Cup Championship July 26, 8:30 pm ETLas Vegas Aces at Chicago SkyStream: Amazon Prime Video Sky charity recipient: For My Block Aces charity recipient: ACLU Nevada This season includes the second annual Commissioner’s…

Liz Cambage and Los Angeles Sparks agree to part ways in contract divorce

Liz Cambage and Los Angeles Sparks agree to part ways in contract divorce

One month after Tina Charles left the Phoenix Mercury in a contract divorce, 6-9 Los Angeles Sparks center Liz Cambage followed suit. The team issued the following statement Tuesday morning after news broke Monday night…

“Bring BG Home” rally set for July 6 in Phoenix

“Bring BG Home” rally set for July 6 in Phoenix

The Phoenix Mercury announced that a public rally supporting the franchise’s star center, Brittney Griner, will take place Wednesday, July 6, at 5 p.m. at Footprint Center. The team coordinated the planning of the rally…

Reserves revealed for 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

Reserves revealed for 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

The WNBA announced the reserves for the 2022 WNBA All-Star game Tuesday. The starters were revealed last week. Full All-Star Game FAQ   PLAYER   TEAM   POSITION   HT. COLLEGE/ COUNTRY YRS EXP  …

Sue Bird announces retirement, 2022 will be her final WNBA season

Sue Bird announces retirement, 2022 will be her final WNBA season

Sue Bird Retires; 2022 Will Be Her Final WNBA Season In her 21st season, Seattle Storm point guard and WNBA legend Sue Bird announced her retirement as a player in the league. The 41-year-old Syosset,…

The Phoenix Mercury met with U.S. State Department to discuss  Brittney Griner’s wrongful detention in Russia

The Phoenix Mercury met with U.S. State Department to discuss Brittney Griner’s wrongful detention in Russia

Video courtesy of the Phoenix Mercury 6/14/22 Update: According to ABC News, a Russian court extended the detention of Brittney Griner for at least another 18 days. This means that she will remain in custody…

Voting for 2022 WNBA All-Stars begins June 3

Voting for 2022 WNBA All-Stars begins June 3

Voting for the 2022 #WNBA All-Stars begins June 3 and ends Monday, June 20 at 11:59 p.m. ET. This season the annual All-Star Game takes place Sunday, July 10 in Chicago at Wintrust Arena, the…

USA Basketball Women’s U17 National Team Announced

USA Basketball Women’s U17 National Team Announced

  USA Basketball revealed the 2022 USA Basketball Women’s U17 National Team. The 12-team squad came from a pool of 40 players who underwent six days of trials. The team is set to compete at…

2022 WNBA Players of the Week: Week 1

2022 WNBA Players of the Week: Week 1

Howard is first rookie to receive honor in first week of their career in 20 years Games include May 6-15 Rookie Rhyne Howard of the Atlanta Dream (3-1 record during the week) averaged 20.8 ppg,…

NBA TV to air a one-hour documentary on the WNBA

NBA TV to air a one-hour documentary on the WNBA

NBA TV will premiere “As We Rise: 25 Years of the WNBA” covering the history of the league on Saturday, May 14, at 7 p.m. ET. The hour-long documentary will feature more than 30 interviews…

WNBA Daily 5/8/22: Game Threads

WNBA Daily 5/8/22: Game Threads

Sunday, 5/8/22 Results and Game Threads Los Angeles 87, Indiana 77 Washington 78, Minnesota 66 Las Vegas 85, Seattle 74 Los Angeles 87, Indiana 77 Washington 78, Minnesota 66 Las Vegas 85, Seattle 74  …

WNBA Daily 5/7/22: Game Threads

WNBA Daily 5/7/22: Game Threads

  Saturday, 5/7/22 Results and Game Threads New York 81, Connecticut 79 Atlanta 66, Dallas 59 New York 81, Connecticut 79 Atlanta 66, Dallas 59

The 2022 WNBA Season Kicks Off With Four Games on May 6

The 2022 WNBA Season Kicks Off With Four Games on May 6

The 26th season of the WNBA kicks off Friday, May 6 with four games including three matchups that count towards the Commissioner’s Cup in-season competition. The Commissioner’s Cup includes 61 games and players will compete for…

Chicago to host the 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

Chicago to host the 2022 WNBA All-Star Game

The WNBA announced that the 2022 All-Star Game will take place in Chicago this summer at the Wintrust Arena, home of the defending champion Chicago Sky, on Sunday, July 10 (ABC, noon CT/1 p.m. ET).…