Brian Agler's hiring is understandable -- he has a lot of experience -- but that still leaves the issue of there being more men than women head coaches in the WNBA.
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Brian Agler, who resigned as coach of the Los Angeles Sparks last month, got the challenge he coveted as the next coach of the Dallas Wings.
Evelyn Akhator, the standout performer for the Nigeria women's basketball team at the recently-concluded FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup in Spain, has set her sights on another AfroBasket title... and then the Olympics.
No team has been able to stop Aussie Liz Cambage. Will Team USA -- behind a UConn core with a spotless record in title games -- have the answer?
Will Breanna Stewart continue her reign as MVP, or will Liz Cambage dethrone the Storm star? How will the Lynx retool? And what's next for Las Vegas?
In the wake of the Dallas Wings' first-round loss to the Phoenix Mercury on Tuesday night, center Liz Cambage appeared to change her tune about forgoing a WNBA return for a European contract next summer.
DeWanna Bonner had 29 points and 11 rebounds and Diana Taurasi collected 26 points and 12 assists, helping the Phoenix Mercury beat the Dallas Wings 101-83 on Tuesday night in the opening game of the WNBA playoffs.
Diana Taurasi doesn't do nervous. Others might get tight in a single-elimination first round, but the Phoenix star rose to the occasion yet again.
L.A. and Minnesota are meeting earlier than most expected in the playoffs -- yet another indicator of just how enthralling this season has been.
Seattle swept Washington to win the Storm's third WNBA championship.
Breanna Stewart and Crystal Langhorne had 15 points each to help the Seattle Storm beat the Dallas Wings 84-68 in the regular-season finale for both teams Sunday.
Australian star Liz Cambage of the Dallas Wings said a return to the WNBA next season is still up in the air, saying "we make more money overseas."
Taj McWilliams-Franklin loses in her coaching debut as the Wings drop their 9th straight with a 96-76 loss to the Sun.
Seven of eight playoff spots are locked up. The last will go to Dallas or Las Vegas, which meet Friday. The Wings have a one-game lead over the Aces.
Wings head coach Fred Williams was relieved of his duties Sunday after a postgame altercation with the team president. Dallas is mired in an eight-game losing skid.
Ariel Atkins scored 26 points, Elena Delle Donne added 23 and the Washington Mystics won their sixth straight, beating the Dallas Wings 93-80 on Sunday.
Renee Montgomery was 6 of 7 from 3-point range and scored 24 points to help the Atlanta Dream beat the Dallas Wings 92-82 on Saturday.
Alyssa Thomas scored 22 points, Jonquel Jones added 17 and the hot-shooting Connecticut Sun eased by the Dallas Wings 101-92 on Wednesday night to extend their winning streak to five straight games and clinch a playoff berth.
Kristi Toliver hit a fade-away jumper with 1.4 seconds left to lift the Washington Mystics to a 76-74 win over the Dallas Wings on Sunday.
Cappie Pondexter scored 18 points to lead six Indiana players in double figures and the Fever beat the Dallas Wings 84-78 on Thursday night for their fourth victory of the season.
Allie Quigley scored 22 points, Cheyenne Parker added 20, and the Chicago Sky blew a 24-point lead before rallying past the Dallas Wings 92-91 on Tuesday night.
The starters for Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game between Team Elena Delle Donne and Team Candace Parker were announced Friday night. This is the first year of the new format featuring captain-picked teams; previously, the All-Star Game was East vs. West.
The Wings and Washington Mystics have exchanged backup guards, with Tayler Hill and a second-round pick in next year's draft going to Dallas for Aerial Powers.
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