Preview/How to Watch: Team USA continues FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup group stage against China
Preview/How to Watch: Team USA continues FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup group stage against China
‘Passion for storytelling’: Greydy Diaz isn’t afraid to take a challenge and tell a story
‘Passion for storytelling’: Greydy Diaz isn’t afraid to take a challenge and tell a story
The 2018 Seattle Storm: How a Winning Formula turned into a WNBA Title
The 2018 Seattle Storm: How a Winning Formula turned into a WNBA Title
‘Passion for storytelling’
‘Passion for storytelling’
I left WNBA for Turkey to enhance my career — D’Tigress star
I left WNBA for Turkey to enhance my career — D’Tigress star
Forwards lead U.S. women past Senegal in World Cup opener
Forwards lead U.S. women past Senegal in World Cup opener
Minnesota Vikings doctor got Indians Josh Donaldson up to full speed | Jeff Schudel
Minnesota Vikings doctor got Indians Josh Donaldson up to full speed | Jeff Schudel
Photos from the opening of the new arena for WNBA’s Washington Mystics
Photos from the opening of the new arena for WNBA’s Washington Mystics
BC-BKL–World Cup-Senegal-US,2nd Ld-Writethru
BC-BKL–World Cup-Senegal-US,2nd Ld-Writethru
US beats Senegal in World Cup basketball opener
US beats Senegal in World Cup basketball opener
previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

Preview/How to Watch: Team USA continues FIBA Women’s Basketball...

The United States women’s national team continues Group D play against China on Sunday. Here’s what to look for: Game info When: Sunday, Sept. 23 at 1 p.m. ET Where: Tenerife, Spain (Quico Cabrera Arena) How to watch:...

The 2018 Seattle Storm: How a Winning Formula turned...

The Seattle Storm did everything right to claim their third WNBA Championship.The seemingly magical success of a championship winning team, in any team sport, is the combination of the right people at the right...

I left WNBA for Turkey to enhance my career...

Evelyn Akhator plays as a forward and centre for the national women’s basketball team. She was third overall in the 2017 WNBA Draft with Dallas Wings. The 23-year-old, who recently joined Besiktas in the...

Forwards lead U.S. women past Senegal in World Cup...

9:12 PM ETMechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996.Atlanta coach Nicki...

Minnesota Vikings doctor got Indians Josh Donaldson up to...

Larry Fitzgerald, now in his 15th season as a wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals, will deserve a big “thank you” from the Indians if they go on to win the World Series and...

Photos from the opening of the new arena for...

The 4,200-seat Entertainment and Sports Arena in the Congress Heights area of D.C. will also be the new home for the NBA G-league affiliate Capital City Go-Go and serve as a practice facility for...

BC-BKL–World Cup-Senegal-US,2nd Ld-Writethru

TENERIFE, Spain — U.S. coach Dawn Staley knows her team is a work in progress....

US beats Senegal in World Cup basketball opener

TENERIFE, Spain — U.S. coach Dawn Staley knows her team is a work in progress. With a lack of training time as a team, each game is an opportunity to improve chemistry on the court. The...

U.S. women sputter early, find way in FIBA rout

5:34 PM ETAssociated Press TENERIFE, Spain -- U.S. coach Dawn Staley knows her team is a work in progress.With a lack of training time as a team, each game is an opportunity to improve...

Delle Donne Paces USA In Win Over Senegal –...

WNBA.com Staff September 22, 2018 The USA Basketball Women’s National Team defeated Senegal, 87-67, on Saturday in their Group D action on Day 1 of the FIBA World Cup in Tenerife, Spain. Elena Delle Donne came off...

BC-BKL–World Cup-Senegal-US

TENERIFE, Spain — Elena Delle Donne scored 19 points and Nneka Ogwumike added 16 to help the U.S. beat Senegal 87-67 on Saturday night in the Americans' opener at the Women's Basketball World Cup....

‘NBA Live 19’ is the first pro sports game...

This year's "NBA Live 19" breaks new ground as the first professional sports game to offer mixed gender competition, continuing a progressive trend from developer EA Sports. Equal representation of both genders...

Atlanta’s finest WNBA players (plus Dwight Howard) bring the...

By Matt Eisenberg | Sep 22, 2018espnW.comAngel McCoughtry, Tiffany Hayes and Dwight Howard put themselves in an exclusive group on Friday.No, it wasn't related to any of their on-court accomplishments. Instead, they joined a...

Gamecocks on the world stage in the FIBA Women’s...

The South Carolina Lady Gamecocks have slowly but steadily eased their way into the public eye since head coach Dawn Staley took the reins over ten years ago. The delivery of the school’s first...

Comm. Silver addresses Mavs misconduct, new rules, free agency

Comm. Silver addresses Mavs misconduct, new rules, free agency  ABS-CBN SportsFull coverage

Commissioner Adam Silver addresses workplace misconduct, rules changes, looming...

NEW YORK -- As agendas go, the one tackled by the NBA’s Board of Governors Thursday and Friday wasn’t the sort that would make headlines. A few rule changes all but rubber-stamped after prior...

King returns to SoCal roots with ownership stake in...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billie Jean King has gone back to her roots in becoming part of the Los Angeles Dodgers' ownership group.The tennis champion first became enamored with the team when it arrived...

NBA Board of Governors Approves Shot Clock, Clear Path...

Jessica Hill/Associated PressThe NBA Board of Governors approved rule changes for the 2018-19 season, including a reset of the shot clock to 14 seconds following an offensive rebound, the league announced Friday.Adrian Wojnarowski of...

Seattle Storm stars had little time to rest

From left, Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd and Breanna Stewart celebrate during the first half of Game 3 of the WNBA finals last week in Virginia. The trio led the Seattle Storm to the championship,...

International players to watch at Women’s World Cup

TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The U.S. women's basketball roster is full of WNBA All-Stars and clearly the 12-member team led by Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart will be fun to watch.Here are...

International players to watch at Women’s World Cup

The U.S. women's basketball roster is full of WNBA All-Stars and clearly the 12-member team led by Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart will be fun to watch. ...

ESPN+, ESPN Combine to Carry 40 FIBA Women’s Basketball...

Championship Game Live on ESPN September 30 ESPN+ and ESPN will combine to carry 40 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2018 games starting this Saturday, Sept. 22, with eight games. The event will culminate with...

New faces, new pressure for U.S. women at FIBA...

11:25 AM ETMechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996.There aren't too...

A primer on the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup

With the WNBA season in the rearview mirror, the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup — also known as the reason the 2018 season was shortened by three weeks — is now upon us! Here’s...

After nearly quitting basketball, WNBA prospect Cierra…

The hardwood floor in the University at Buffalo Alumni Arena gleams as dozens of fresh sneakers glide across its surface. Though the 2018-2019 women’s basketball season doesn’t kick off until...

WNBA players want a larger piece of a small...

While salaries in the NBA are not comparable to WNBA salaries, WNBA players are exploring watas to increase their share...

Yahoo

“We just texted each other the other day and he was like, ‘I miss you so much,’ and I was like, ‘I miss you more,’” the “Stranger Things” teen star said of the rapper,...

L.A. Sparks rookie season review: Maria Vadeeva

Maria Vadeeva and the Los Angeles Sparks made for a great fit from the moment the team selected her with the 11th overall pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft. In a loaded draft class,...

Sparks’ Nneka Ogwumike among WNBA stars on World Cup...

“It helps to have a sweep,” U.S. coach Dawn Staley said. “We're going to get them now versus they wouldn't have gotten here until maybe a day or two or three later, but to...

USA Defeats France in Final Exhibition Ahead of FIBA...

WNBA.com Staff September 17, 2018 The USA Basketball Women’s National Team defeated France, 77-60, on Monday in the final exhibition of its preparation for the FIBA World Cup. The USA finished 3-0 in exhibitions in Antibes,...

Entertainment and Sports Arena Preview – Arena Digest

Another sports venue is hitting Washington, DC’s burgeoning landscape, as the Entertainment and Sports Arena will celebrate a big occasion this weekend. On September 22, the Entertainment and Sports Arena will have its ribbon-cutting ceremony....

Inside The W with Michelle Smith: Early Anticipation For...

Michelle Smith September 20, 2018 It’s way too early, right? Way too early to look ahead to 2019 and predict, anticipate and prognosticate. But it’s not too early to be excited after a WNBA season that showed...

Sue Bird’s Legend Continues With WNBA Title No. 3...

As the Seattle Storm embarked on their championship parade Sunday, there was a familiarity with the tradition for Sue Bird. This is the third championship that she has helped deliver to the city, with the...

Ready to take her shot

0SHARESShareTweetSubscribeGet...

NBA free agent Jamal Crawford: ‘I could just sign...

Jamal Crawford has spent the past 18 years in various NBA training camps: Chicago, New York, Oakland, Atlanta, Portland, Los Angeles and Minneapolis. But this year he is expected to begin training camp in...

Lady Vols: Mercedes Russell’s whirlwind year capped by WNBA...

CLOSE Sue Bird and the Seattle Storm aren't expecting an invitation to the White House, but they don't intend on going should one even come. Time SportsMercedes Russell...

Jemele Hill leaves ESPN

Jemele Hill leaves ESPN  The Business JournalsFull coverage

ICYMI – WNBA Has One of It’s Best Seasons

A phenomenal season from the WNBA, upcoming finals in the Women’s Soccer League, a crazy set of stats in week 2 of the NFL season are just a few things that highlighted this past...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Marquette Catholic’s Nolan twins commit to St....

Marquette Catholic’s Emma and Sophia Nolan are headed to New York.The Nolans led the Blazers to their first state championship in program history last season, helping Michigan City defeat Vincennes Rivet 38-31 in the Class...

The WNBA Could Learn A Lesson About Investment From...

WNBA players are asking for more money. The league should learn a lesson from Major League Lacrosse before responding. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)AP Photo/Elaine...

The Clippers finally signed a big name free agent

The Clippers have hired Lee Jenkins as the team’s new executive director of research and identity. And here we thought kids from Vanderbilt couldn’t make it in the league ... Jenkins, of course, is a...

USA Basketball World Cup Roster Down To Thirteen Finalists...

ANTIBES, France (Sept. 18, 2018) – Following a three-game tournament in Antibes, France, that featured 11 of the 16 finalists for the 2018 USA Basketball Women’s World Cup Team, the roster has been pared...

With the roster final, Team USA prepares for possible...

The 2018 WNBA FIBA World Cup team roster has been finalized, with Sue Bird (Seattle Storm) making her fifth World Cup appearance and Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury) making her fourth. But the older, familiar...

Social Recap: Seattle Storm Championship Parade

WNBA.com Staff September 17, 2018 The Seattle Storm are the 2018 WNBA champions! On Sunday, the Storm celebrated their third WNBA championship in franchise history by raising their flag on the Space Needle, followed by a parade...

Space Jam 2: 5 NBA players who should have...

Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty ImagesWith Space Jam 2 officially underway and LeBron James set to star, which five NBA (or WNBA) players should have their talents stolen by the Monstars?It’s really happening,...

WNBA president prevaricates on league issues

By Charles Hallman Someone on Twitter recently complained that WNBA President Lisa Borders has mainly adopted a “cheerleading” posture rather than providing real answers on several hot topics facing the league. In her September 7...

Seattle Storm celebrates third WNBA title

6:15 PM ETAssociated Press SEATTLE -- Fans were whooping and cheering as they celebrated the Seattle Storm's third WNBA championship during a parade and rally.The mood was electric Sunday as trolleys carried players and...

LSU jumps to No. 6; Wisconsin tumbles | Sports...

LSU surged to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after its second victory of September against a highly ranked team, and Wisconsin tumbled to No. 18 after becoming the first top-10...

A’ja Wilson and Dawn Staley Together Again with USA...

Drew Zlogar September 17, 2018 A’ja Wilson and USA Basketball Women’s National Team head coach Dawn Staley have a special bond. As the Red, White and Blue gear up for the FIBA World Cup in Tenerife, Spain...

Seattle Storm wins third WNBA title

The 2018 WNBA season came to a close Sept. 12, when the Seattle Storm defeated the Washington Mystics 98-82, taking the WNBA title in a three-game sweep. It is the third WNBA Championship for...

Storm celebrates WNBA championship with a raucous parade and...

From the Space Needle rooftop to a parade and a raucous rally at KeyArena, the Storm celebrated its third WNBA title on a Sunday jam-packed with festivities. This party started early and had a little...

Sue Bird: WNBA-champion Seattle Storm won’t visit Donald Trump’s...

The Warriors didn’t visit the White House after winning the NBA’s two championships since Donald Trump became president. The WNBA’s WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx didn’t attend a White House ceremony last year, either. This year’s WNBA...

Seattle Storm to skip a visit to the White...

Photo: The Seattle Times WNBA Champions, the Seattle Storm, have no intention to visit the White House, even if they receive an invitation by US President, Donald Trump. The team’s point guard, Sue Bird, said the...

If Trump calls, Seattle Storm won’t answer

PQ"Nobody wants to go. It's totally changed and that's disappointing because it used to be something that most athletes looked forward to." – Sue Bird, Seattle Storm, WNBA championsThe WNBA champion Seattle Storm is...