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Forced to make cuts without having training camps, WNBA teams trimmed their rosters to no more than 12 players Tuesday. Three squads have no rookies.
Maya Moore and Breanna Stewart are among the highly touted high school prospects who turned into WNBA stars.
Maya Moore, Devin and Jason McCourty, Nelson Cruz, Kevin Love and Titus O'Neil are finalists for the Ali award, which is given to an athlete whose demonstrated leadership has created a positive impact on their community through sports.
After previously saying she thought the 2020 season would be her last in the WNBA, Seimone Augustus said Friday that she is considering playing longer. Augustus signed with the Los Angeles Sparks as a free agent this offseason.
New York added No. 1 pick Sabrina Ionescu, but the Liberty start out last. Washington and Seattle, the past two WNBA champs, open 1-2, followed by L.A.
Dallas and Minnesota got A-plus grades after picking the players they wanted to fill their team needs. Three other teams scored A grades.
The Liberty got No. 10 pick Jocelyn Willoughby from Phoenix in exchange for Shatori Walker-Kimbrough, as well as Stephanie Talbot from Minnesota in exchange for No. 26 pick Erica Ogwumike, on Friday.
Some teams have glaring needs. Others will look for the best player available. But one team has been targeting Friday's WNBA draft for two years.
Wednesday's three-team trade sending Tina Charles to the Mystics could bring Oregon teammates Sabrina Ionescu and Ruthy Hebard together again on the Liberty.
Oregon senior Sabrina Ionescu was selected No. 1 overall by the New York Liberty in Friday's WNBA draft. Three Ducks went in the first eight picks.
From Tina Thompson in 1997 to Jackie Young in 2019, we rank all the top picks. Does Diana Taurasi or Maya Moore top the list?
As Sabrina Ionescu and Lauren Cox launch their pro careers with Friday's WNBA draft, we relive some epic WNBA Finals showdowns.
With four first-round picks, Dallas will impact the draft more than anyone. But the Wings might not be after Dallas native Lauren Cox at No. 2 overall.
Jonathan Irons, whose legal cause was aided by Maya Moore, has had his initial conviction overturned. Moore did not play in the WNBA last year and said she wouldn't play this year, in part, to help Irons get released.
WNBA veteran guard Seimone Augustus said she took less money in deciding last month to sign as a free agent with the Los Angeles Sparks instead of staying with the Minnesota Lynx, with whom she'd spent 14 seasons.
Guard Seimone Augustus, who won four WNBA championships in 14 seasons with the Minnesota Lynx, has signed as a free agent with the Los Angeles Sparks.
The Minnesota Lynx hired Rebekkah Brunson as an assistant coach, as the WNBA's all-time leading rebounder announced her retirement Tuesday.
Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore sees missing a second consecutive WNBA season as an extension of her decision to skip last season, telling The Associated Press that her work pushing criminal justice reform isn't finished yet.
Lynx star Maya Moore told The New York Times that she will sit out a second straight season and skip the Olympics so she can push for the release from prison of Jonathan Irons, who she believes is innocent of the crime for which he was convicted.
Kobe Bryant, when asked if there might be a day when his daughter could play in the NBA, said WNBA stars Diana Taurasi, Elena Delle Donne and Maya Moore could do it "right now."
WNBA Finals rematch? Sabrina Ionescu's pro debut? The return of players such as Breanna Stewart and Skylar Diggins? There's a lot to look forward to.
Former Liberty head coach Katie Smith, a two-time WNBA champion as a player and the third-leading all-time scorer in Lynx history, is returning to Minnesota as an assistant coach.
Walt Hopkins, currently an assistant with the Lynx, was hired as the next head coach of the New York Liberty.
Points Per Game78.4
Rebounds Per Game34.0
Assists Per Game20.3