Lisa Borders Out At WNBA

October 3, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm WNBA president Lisa Borders unexpectedly resigned Wednesday, stunning a league still beaming from Seattle’s stirring championship and the US World Cup win. She took the position in 2016 and oversaw a very […]

USA Wins FIBA World Cup

September 30, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm Behind Brittney Griner’s smothering defense and 15 points the USA women’s team defeated Australia 73-56 to win gold in the FIBA World Cup. Aussie’s Liz Cambage seemed to be a lock for […]

In My Skin: Brittney Griner’s Story

September 25, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm Imagine it’s the morning of your first pro basketball game. After two decades of hard athletic training, the bright lights will shine on your greatest accomplishment. So what did Brittney Griner do […]

US China World Cup: USA Clinches Group

September 23, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm In an often sloppy and thoroughly competitive contest the USA women defeated China 100-88 Sunday afternoon to reach 2-0 in World Cup play and clinch group D (provided the US doesn’t forfeit […]

Women’s World Cup Preview

September 20, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm Hoops fans may be going through a bit of a withdrawal with the NBA not started yet and WNBA concluded, with Breanna Stewart’s Seattle Storm claiming the title. But not to worry […]

WNBA Finals: Twin Breakthrough

September 6, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm After the best preliminary playoffs seen yet in the new format, the Seattle Storm and Washington Mystics advance to the WNBA finals, tipping off Friday night. Behind MVP Breanna Stewart and veteran […]

WNBA Semifinals Preview

August 24, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm The WNBA best of five semifinals, which tip off Sunday afternoon, will feature Atlanta challenging Washington and Seattle fighting Phoenix. The Phoenix Mercury fought through two single-elimination games for the third year […]

WNBA Second Round Preview

August 22, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm The Phoenix Mercury and Los Angeles Sparks emerged victorious in Tuesday’s first round playoff matchups. They advance to face the Connecticut Sun and Washington Mystics, respectively, Thursday (also in single-elimination). The second […]

WNBA First Round Preview

August 21, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm With the WNBA season shortened to accommodate for the upcoming World Cup, it proved to be a sprint to the final horn. But for the four teams forced to play in Tuesday’s […]

Allie Quigley Stuns WNBA In Three-Point Contest

July 29, 2018 0

By Jeffrey Newholm All-Star games are usually tiring affairs. Players go through half-motions, especially on defense, and the game feels very soft. Saturday’s WNBA All-Star game in Minneapolis was a familiar experience. The league tried […]

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