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Kia Nurse is Just Getting Started

Nurse showed promise in her rookie year with the WNBA's New York Liberty and built on that during the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup as Canada's star player.
Kevin Yeung
10.1.18
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The WNBA's Mount Rushmore

We polled several WNBA players, including Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird, and A'ja Wilson, to see who would be on their Mount Rushmore.
Howard Megdal
8.6.18
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Kelsey Plum is Finally Getting her Chance

The NCAA's all-time leading scorer and top pick in last year's WNBA draft has had a strange start to her pro career.
Howard Megdal
6.19.18
Basketball

The Old-School Five Is Alive and Thriving in the WNBA

As the WNBA undergoes its own three-point revolution, a funny thing has happened: traditional bigs are more valuable than ever.
Howard Megdal
7.26.17
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The Minnesota Lynx Are Becoming the Golden State Warriors of the WNBA

The Lynx were already a historically dominant franchise. Then coach Cheryl Reeve gave her team an order over the off-season: take, and make, more threes.
Howard Megdal
6.23.17
Basketball

Is Diana Taurasi the Greatest Women's Basketball Player of All Time?

The Phoenix Mercury guard just became the WNBA's all-time leading scorer, adding to an impressive list of career accomplishments. Is she the best ever?
Alex Putterman
6.19.17
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The WNBA Calendar Led To Kelsey Plum’s Draft Night Drama

“On the men's side, it would have never happened,” Plum says about the uncertainty surrounding her draft.
Howard Megdal
5.24.17
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The 2017 WNBA Season Is All About 2016's Super Teams

Heading into the season tip-off on Saturday, the Los Angeles Sparks and the Minnesota Lynx are in position to repeat last year's thrilling championship series.
Howard Megdal
5.12.17
Basketball

Kelsey Plum Went First in the WNBA Draft, And Now She's Stuck in Limbo

At the 11th hour, the San Antonio Stars appeared to have a deal in place to trade No. 1 overall pick Kelsey Plum. It didn't happen, and now sources say all options are on the table.
Howard Megdal
4.19.17
The Clubhouse

The Second Jobs of WNBA All-Stars: Seimone Augustus in Russia

While the max salary in the WNBA tops out just under $110,000 a year, many female basketball stars spend their offseasons plying their trade overseas for double or triple that amount.
VICE Sports
3.21.17
Highlights

Candice Wiggins Thinks 98 Percent of WNBA Players Are Gay, Says She Was Bullied for Being Straight

Candice Wiggins sounded off on the WNBA on Monday, claiming that 98 percent of women in the league are homosexual and that the league was intolerant of her heterosexuality.
Howard Megdal
2.21.17
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Chamique Holdsclaw Talks About Mental Health Because She Needs to

Chamique Holdsclaw helped lead Tennessee to three straight championships with Pat Summitt in the 1990s. She was also struggling with depression, and today says that her coach was crucial to her mental health success.
Lyndsey D'Arcangelo
2.7.17
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