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Three-time WNBA Champion Sue Bird will join the Denver Nuggets’ front office as a Basketball Operations Associate this season. The apprenticeship will allow the active Seattle Storm point guard to develop her off-the-court skills in basketball operations. ...
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The Seattle Storm, who finished the regular season as the top seed in the league with a record of 26-8, defeated the Mystics in a three-game sweep during the 2018 WNBA finals. ...
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Las Vegas Aces’ Kayla Janine Alexander, left, WNBA President Lisa Borders, center, Las Vegas Aces’ Moriah Jefferson, right, gather during the reveal of the Las Vegas Aces WNBA basketball team at the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Monday, December 11, 2017. Photo: Joel Angel Juarez @jajuarezphoto / Las Vegas Review-Journal

Lisa Borders is stepping down from her position as the President of the WNBA to become the first-ever President and Chief Executive Officer of Time’s Up. ...
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U.S. Olympian Adam Rippon encourages voters to support the historic number of LGBTQ candidates and commit to vote this November through the DNC’s IWillVote initiative. ...
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SEATTLE, WA - JULY 22: Sue Bird #10 of the Western Conference All-Stars talks to the media after defeating the Eastern Conference All-Stars during the Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2017 at KeyArena on July 22, 2017 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo: Joshua Huston/Getty Images)

With her selection to the 2018 U.S. squad, Sue Bird (Seattle Storm) became USA Basketball's first five-time USA World Cup Team member, while this year marks a fourth World Cup for Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury). ...
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Held every four years, the FIBA World Cup is the world’s largest women’s basketball international competition. The 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup is taking place in Tenerife, Spain from September 22-30. ...
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Robbie Kaplan

Robbie Kaplan also helped launch #TimesUp Legal Defense Fund, a nonprofit organization that provides legal representation to women who have experienced sexual violence, abuse or harassment. ...
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Mayor Jenny A. Durkan has transmitted legislation to designate the main pathway next to new Seattle Center Arena as “Seattle Storm Way.” ...
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The team enjoys champagne in the locker room. (Neil Enns/Storm Photos)

With a 98-82 win over the Washington Mystics on Wednesday night, the Seattle Storm completed the series sweep and clinched its third WNBA Championship in franchise history. ...
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WNBA Most Valuable Player Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm was unanimously selected to the 2018 All-WNBA First Team, the WNBA announced Wednesday. ...
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