The WNBA and its players' union have agreed to a new
collective bargaining agreement.
The Seattle Storm announced Wednesday that
Lauren Jackson will miss the entire 2014 WNBA season after undergoing surgery
on her right knee and left Achilles earlier this week.
A group led by Magic Johnson and some of
his partners with the Los Angeles Dodgers has purchased the Los Angeles
The Los Angeles Sparks will reportedly
be owned by a group featuring Magic Johnson.
The Tulsa Shock have hired Fred Williams as
their new head coach.
The Los Angeles Sparks have signed head
coach Carol Ross to a multi-year contract extension after she led the team to
back-to-back WNBA playoff appearances.
The Atlanta Dream have named former NBA
player and WNBA champion coach Michael Cooper as their new coach.
Atlanta Dream coach Fred Williams will not
return in 2014.
The Tulsa Shock relieved Gary Kloppenburg of
his duties as head coach on Tuesday.
Maya Moore was named the WNBA Finals MVP
after her Minnesota Lynx swept the Atlanta Dream to win their second WNBA
title in three years Thursday.
It was deja vu for Maya Moore, Seimone
Augustus and the Minnesota Lynx.
Seimone Augustus had 20 points and the
Minnesota Lynx moved within a win of their second WNBA title in three years
with an 88-63 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday night.
The Minnesota Lynx will meet the Atlanta
Dream in the WNBA Finals for the second time in three years, starting on
Maya Moore scored 27 points and Seimone
Augustus added 22, and the Minnesota Lynx earned a third straight trip to the
NBA Finals with a 72-65 victory over the Phoenix Mercury Sunday afternoon.
Angel McCoughtry scored 27 points and the
Atlanta Dream advanced to the WNBA Finals with a 67-53 victory over the
Indiana Fever on Sunday.
Maya Moore and Lindsay Whalen dropped 20
points apiece as the Minnesota Lynx cruised to an 85-62 victory over the
Phoenix Mercury to take a 1-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals.
Tiffany Hayes scored 15 of her game-high 23
points in the second half to lead the Atlanta Dream to an 84-79 win over the
Indiana Fever in Game 1 of the WNBA Eastern Conference finals.
Seimone Augustus hit a go-ahead jumper with 21.1
seconds left to lift the Minnesota Lynx to a 58-55 win over the Seattle Storm
and a sweep of the best-of-three Western Conference semifinals.
Seimone Augustus scored 19 points to lead a
balanced Minnesota attack, and the Lynx pulled away in the second half for an
80-64 win over the Seattle Storm in Game 1 of their Western Conference
Shavonte Zellous scored 20 points Friday night
and the defending WNBA champion Indiana Fever beat the Chicago Sky 85-72 in
the opener of a three-game Eastern Conference playoff series.
Chicago Sky forward Elena Delle Donne and
Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury headline the 2013 WNBA All-Rookie Team.
Diana Taurasi posted 30 points and seven
assists as the Phoenix Mercury posted an 86-76 win over the Los Angeles Sparks
in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on Thursday.
Ivory Latta scored 14 points in the Washington
Mystics' 71-56 win over the Atlanta Dream in Game 1 of their Eastern
Los Angeles Sparks star Candace Parker has
won her second WNBA Most Valuable Player award.
Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has
been named the WNBA's Western Conference Player of the Week while Washington
Mystics guard Ivory Latta claimed the honors for the Eastern Conference for
games played between Sept. 9-15.
Diana Taurasi returned from a one-game
suspension and posted 20 points and 10 assists to lead the playoff-bound
Phoenix Mercury to an 82-61 victory over the San Antonio Silver Stars on
Friday at US Airways Center.
Epiphanny Prince tallied 16 of her 29 points
in the fourth quarter and the Chicago Sky rallied for an 87-82 win over the
Atlanta Dream on Friday.
Tamika Catchings poured in 23 points and
pulled down 10 rebounds and the Indiana Fever edged the New York Liberty,
66-63, on Friday.
The Minnesota Lynx have announced a multi-
year contract extension with 2011 WNBA finals MVP Seimone Augustus.
Shekinna Stricklen poured in a career-high 26
points to lead the Seattle Storm to a 76-67 victory over the Tulsa Shock on