WNBA

SOURCE SPORTS: Gianna Bryant Selected As Honorary Pick in WNBA 2020 Draft

In an unprecedented move by any professional sports organization, the WNBA has chosen to honor Kobe Bryant’s daughter and her teammates that were killed in the helicopter crash earlier this year by selecting them as honorary draftees in the 2020 Women’s basketball draft. Gianna and her two team members from Mamba Academy will be memorialized […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Top 10 Lottery Projected Picks For The 2020 WNBA Draft

The future ladies of WNBA got next up this week. ESPN has named April 17 “WNBA Night” and will follow the draft with a replay of the 2019 Game 5 Finals between the Washington Mystics and Connecticut Sun. The draft is also being held virtually with league commissioner Cathy Engelbert announcing the picks from a to […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Four Players Remain In NBA HORSE Challenge

Only four players remain in the NBA HORSE Challenge. In the first round, some big NBA names were knock out. Atlanta Hawks All-Star, Trae Young, 2020 Hall of Famer Tamika Catchings, 2008 NBA Finals MVP Paul Pierce and Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Chris Paul caught the ‘L’. However, that set up a final four matchup […]

[WATCH] HBO Sports’ ‘Women Of Troy’ Official Trailer

An HBO Sports presentation of a Triple Threat TV production in association with Ringer Films, Women Of Troy is directed by feature-film director Alison Ellwood. The documentary explores the illuminating tale of the historic and transcendent 1982-86 USC women’s basketball teams that forever changed the sport and influenced the inception of the WNBA. Starring basketball […]

WNBA and WNBPA Reach Tentative Agreement on Eight-Year Collective Bargaining Agreement

The WNBA and the WNBA Players Association announced an agreement on a new Collective Bargaining Agreement that would increase player cash compensation and benefits, enhance travel standards, expand career opportunities and provide new child care, maternity, and progressive family benefits. The agreement is pending ratification by the players and the Board of Governors for the […]

Lisa Leslie to Receive Statue Outside of Staples Center

Lisa Leslie to Receive Statue Outside of Staples Center

WNBA legend, Lisa Leslie, continues to make history as she is set to become the first female athlete to be honored with a statue outside of the Staples Center. Los Angeles Times reported that the 11th statue will honor Leslie. Her statue will also be the first of a WNBA player outside of a team’s […]

SOURCE SPORTS: New Orleans Pelicans Hire Former WNBA Star Swin Cash As Vice President Of Basketball Operations/Team Development

The New Orleans Pelicans are hiring former UConn and WNBA star Swin Cash for a senior front-office position, the team announced Monday. The New Orleans Pelicans are hiring former UConn and WNBA star Swin Cash to a senior front office role, reports @ZachLowe_NBA: https://t.co/v9XdYpD7lD — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 10, 2019 I’m excited to join […]

Check out the adidas x Marvel ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Sneaker Collection

Everyone is excited for the premiere of Avengers: Endgame in a few weeks, including some of our favorite adidas Basketball athletes by the looks of this new collaborative range of kicks officially created alongside Marvel. View this post on Instagram Heroes Among Us Introducing the official #Marvel | #adidasBasketball collection. Releasing worldwide on April 26. […]

Derek Fisher Named New Coach of the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks

Derek Fisher Named New Coach of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks

Derek Fisher will have a second chance at coaching, but this time it will be with the Los Angeles Sparks of the WNBA according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. His introductory press conference will take place on Friday. Fisher inherits a team that was 19-15 in 2018, the sixth-best record in the 12-team league. The […]

WNBA President Resigns; Will Break Barriers For Women on a Different Court

Jonathan Swift once said, “Power is no blessing in itself, except when it is used to protect the innocent.” This is something that Lisa Borders knows so well. As the President of The Women’s National Basketball Association, she has had to use this power to change the way that female ballers are viewed and respected. […]

Ladies Got Next: ‘NBA Live 19’ to Feature Female Create a Player Mode

Ladies Got Next: 'NBA Live 19' to Feature Female Create a Player Mode

EA Sports announced this week that the upcoming installment of their basketball video game franchise would include female create-a-player — a first for the series. The feature comes a year after NBA Live introduced WNBA teams and players to the franchise. YOU'RE IN THE GAME. CREATE YOUR PLAYER IN #NBALIVE19 #ShesInTheGame pic.twitter.com/eeCKAgZie3 — EA SPORTS NBA LIVE […]