Las Vegas, L.A. and Washington are the top contenders for the 2019 WNBA title. But the Mystics have the fewest questions heading into the season.
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Free agent Riquna Williams, who was arrested last month after fight with her ex-girlfriend, re-signed with the Sparks.
Sarah Spain talks with Brian Koppelman about leaving his early success in the recording industry to pursue a career in writing, how his film "Rounders" became a cult hit, why he and his writing partner chose to write "Billions," and how he decided to try stand-up comedy shortly after his 40th birthday.
No Stewie, no Maya, no Taurasi for weeks, and maybe no Cambage at all? Rest assured, WNBA fans: There are plenty of storylines to track this season.
Guard Chelsea Gray, who averaged a career-high 14.9 points, 5.1 assists, 3.4 rebounds and 1.4 steals per game in 2018, has re-signed with the Sparks.
Sarah talks with WNBA superstar and ESPN NBA Analyst Chiney Ogwumike about how she spent her first ever basketball practice in the bathroom, being mentored by Condoleezza Rice, making a viral video while she was in college, being drafted #1 overall, how she was recently traded to her older sister's team, and the time she had a bad hair day on national television.
Sarah Spain talks with WNBA superstar and ESPN NBA analyst Chiney Ogwumike about how she spent her first ever basketball practice in the bathroom, being mentored by Condoleezza Rice, making a viral video while she was in college, being drafted No. 1 overall, how she was recently traded to her older sister's team and the time she had a bad hair day on national television.
WNBA All-Star Chiney Ogwumike, who has averaged 14.1 points and 7.5 rebounds during her career, will join her sister Nneka with the Sparks after being traded by the Sun for a first-rounder.
The Los Angeles Sparks have acquired guard Alexis Jones from the Minnesota Lynx in exchange for guard Odyssey Sims.
Cappie Pondexter, named one of the top 15 players in WNBA history in 2011, announced her retirement via social media on Tuesday.
Phoenix and Minnesota got A-plus grades, but Dallas, Las Vegas, New York and Connecticut also scored high marks with their draft picks.
NCAA runner-up Notre Dame became the first team to get all five starters drafted, while champion Baylor had two players selected in the top 15 picks.
Las Vegas selected Jackie Young with the No. 1 overall pick. We tracked all three rounds of the WNBA draft, with player rankings and analysis.
Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu, Louisville's Asia Durr and Mississippi State's Teaira McCowan are the projected top three picks in espnW's mock draft.
Center Rachel Hollivay, who played for the Dream in 2016 and '17, has signed with the Sparks.
The Los Angeles Sparks have re-signed four-time All-Star and reigning WNBA defensive player of the year Alana Beard.
The Los Angeles Sparks have signed forward Ashley Walker, who is currently playing in the Turkish League for Mersin.
Cari Champion sits down with new L.A Sparks Head Coach Derek Fisher to discuss his time in the NBA and how he plans to get the Sparks another championship ring.%0D%0A%0D%0A
A Liz Cambage trade might ultimately impact the 2019 WNBA draft more than anything. But right now, Oregon junior Sabrina Ionescu is our No. 1 pick.
The Sparks have hired Danita Johnson as president and chief operating officer in her second stint with the WNBA team.
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.
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.
Lisa Leslie on the future of the WNBA -- including CBA negotiations, guest-starring on ABC's "Speechless" and her life beyond basketball.
When she's not on the court, Candace Parker is busy as a TNT basketball analyst and as a champion for women through the new Asterisk Collective.
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