Nneka Ogwumike

Nneka Ogwumike

2018 USA Basketball Women’s World Cup Team Officially Unveiled

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)
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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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WNBA Teams to Make Official EA Video Game Debut

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In order to incorporate the league’s teams and players, the NBA LIVE 18 team conducted head scans of star athletes like Maya Moore, Brittney Griner, Diana Taurasi, Tina Charles, Sylvia Fowles, Alisha Gray, Chelsea Gray, Jonquel Jones, and Alyssa Thomas. ...
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Despite Efforts, Seattle Storm Loses Season Opener to Los Angeles Sparks 76-68

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Despite shooting 52% from the field, Seattle couldn’t overcome 23 turnovers in a 78-68 setback to Los Angeles in its season opener on Saturday afternoon at the STAPLES Center. ...
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Minnesota Lynx Predicted to Win Fourth WNBA Championship in Seven Years

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In addition to being selected as the championship favorite, the Lynx was named the team with the best home-court advantage for the third year in a row (58 percent). ...
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The WNBA Has a Busy Offseason in Store

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The Stars were easily the worst team in the league last season. For their efforts, they received the most ping pong balls and won the draft lottery. ...
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Seattle Storm Clinches Playoff Spot First Time Since 2013

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The Seattle Storm defeated the Los Angeles Sparks 78-60 on Sunday at KeyArena, clinching a spot in the playoffs with two games to spare. ...
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Vandersloot, Parker Named WNBA’s Conference Players of the Week

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Courtney Vandersloot of the Chicago Sky and Candace Parker of the L.A. Sparks were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week. ...
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Sue Bird Selected for Ninth Career WNBA All-Star Game

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Sue Bird’s ninth-career selection ties with former Storm forward Tina Thompson as second-most in WNBA history. ...
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Seattle Claims Third-Straight Win over L.A. Sparks

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Wednesday's win snapped a five-game losing streak and was the third time this season Seattle has beaten the Sparks. ...
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WNBA 2015 Survey Taps Minnesota for Title

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The Minnesota Lynx was picked to win the WNBA championship for the third time in five years and its top star Maya Moore, was chosen to repeat as WNBA MVP. ...
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