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.
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As the coronavirus pandemic threatens the already-delayed Tokyo Olympics and WNBA season, Mercury star Diana Taurasi recognizes how difficult it is to predict her playing future after battling back and hamstring issues.
Diana Taurasi said Saturday that she'd like to be in sports ownership after she retires from playing and that she is disappointed in wealthy women for what she sees as a lack of support for women's professional sports.
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.
Kobe Bryant was deeply invested in women's basketball. A trio of the game's greatest were among the speakers at Monday's memorial for Kobe and his daughter Gigi.
The Atlanta Dream acquired guard Courtney Williams from the Connecticut Sun in a three-team trade that sent forwards Jessica Breland and Nia Coffey to the Mercury. Phoenix sent the No. 17 overall pick to Atlanta and guard Briann January to Connecticut.
Brittney Griner re-signed with the only team she has played for in the WNBA, inking a multiyear contract with the Phoenix Mercury, the team announced.
Are we on the verge of a new superteam era in the WNBA? What does Skylar Diggins-Smith's move mean for free agency? And are the Mercury a better team?
Phoenix sent the fifth and seventh picks in the 2020 draft and a future first-rounder to Dallas in exchange for four-time All-Star Skylar Diggins-Smith.
DeWanna Bonner is headed to the Connecticut Sun, who traded three first-round picks to the Mercury to land the star and sign her to a multiyear contract.
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.
Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and Skylar Diggins-Smith were all glad to be back in action for the USA women's national team on Saturday, when the Americans beat preseason No. 3-ranked Stanford 95-80 at Maples Pavilion.
Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and the U.S. women face four top college teams this month as part of a tour to help prepare for the Tokyo Games.