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Women’s Basketball

What Should We Expect from the Seattle Storm in 2020?

The team enjoys champagne in the locker room. (Neil Enns/Storm Photos)
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The Seattle Storm played well in conference in 2019, matching the LA Sparks’ 10-6 record. Where it went awry for the ladies of the emerald city was on ...
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Resolution Introduced to Honor Three-Time WNBA Champions Seattle Storm

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Local Sports
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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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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10 things to know about the 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup

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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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LGBTQ & women’s rights champion Robbie Kaplan to receive 2018 WNBA Inspiration Award

Robbie Kaplan
National Sports
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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Seattle Storm Seek to Put Hands on WNBA Trophy

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The Seattle Storm are one game away from winning its third WNBA championship trophy as they prepare to play game three of the WNBA Finals against the Washington Mystics in Washington, D.C. ...
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Breanna Stewart & Elena Delle Donne Featured in Kobe Bryant’s Detail on ESPN+

Elena Delle Donne
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WNBA stars Breanna Stewart and Elena Delle Donne are featured in the next installment of Kobe Bryant’s Detail, available now exclusively on ESPN+. ...
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Storm Owns Game 1 Defeating Mystics, on Path to 2018 Championship

Sue Bird gets past Aerial Powers for two points. Bird scored four points in the game and dished out seven assists. (Neil Enns/Storm Photos)
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Sue Bird, the hero of Game 5, scored just four points, but her points weren't needed on this night. Natasha Howard added 17 points making 7 of 8 shots. ...
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Sue Bird: ‘I Don’t Know That I’ve Had a Fourth Quarter Like This In My Life’

While Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird talks with media after helping her team defeat the Phoenix Mercury 94-84 a fan holds a poster spouting the Storm's SUEperhero. Bird will lead her team into the franchise's third WNBA Finals as they face the Washington Mystics starting at 6pm on Friday, Sept. 7th at the KeyArena. Photo: Virginia Lopez/VELO Photography
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It took a legacy, an MVP and the tenacity of a gnat for the Seattle Storm to gain a 94-84 game five win over the Phoenix Mercury and the franchises third trip to the WNBA finals. ...
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USA Women’s National Team Training in South Carolina Set to Tip with 18 Athletes

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Of the 18 athletes expected to participate in the training camp in hopes of being named to the 2018 USA World Cup Team, 12 are current members of the USA National Team pool. ...
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