‘It’s tough’: Storm cut rosters ahead of season opener

Breanna Stewart has a letter to the WNBA and Commissioner Kathy Engelbert. “Stop saying we are a league of 144 players,” said the Storm star. “It’s not true. Not anymore. “If you look around at how many teams should carry 11 against 12, it’s probably 130 or 140 high. But it’s definitely not 144. So … Read more

WNBA Expansion: Commissioner Kathy Engelbert wants to add two teams in the near future, so which cities make sense?

Shortly before the 2022 WNBA season, the Las Vegas Aces ceded Mya Hollingshed, the 8th overall pick from this year’s draft, while Minnesota Lynx cut ties with Crystal Dangerfield, the 2020 rookie. Both players were victims of the league’s slate roster brutal crisis, which worsened In recent years due to CBA changes and talent pool … Read more

Britney Greiner will be suspended during this WNBA season

Placeholder while loading article actions The dismal WNBA season begins Friday night. Instead of looking at a running clock, you can measure league time by calculating the days Britney Grenier spent in Russian captivity. She’s been in prison since 78 now. Two years ago, at the beginning of the epidemic, sports played a whole bubble … Read more

WNBA 2022 preview: Britney Grenier absent and Becky Hammon returning for the new season

Greiner is still detained Mercury’s All-Star Center remains in Russia after being detained after arriving at Moscow airport on February 17. Russian authorities said a search in her bags revealed e-cigarette cartridges allegedly containing cannabis-derived oil, which can carry a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison. Griner’s status changed to “Unjustly Detained” She has … Read more

MVP Jonquel Jones embraces his role as the new face of the WNBA

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones has experienced a certain level of anonymity off the basketball court, only occasionally recognized outside the Mohegan Sun arena as one of the best players in the WNBA. All this is changing. Thanks to a season MVP and a popular insurance commercial, the 6-foot-6 introduction of the Bahamas is … Read more

WNBA Buckeye Report: Week One

Offset can be difficult. After a season where Ohio State The Buckeyes women’s basketball team won the conference title and reached Sweet Sixteen, the void being deafening. Fortunately, the Ohio State Bucks don’t stop competing once the March frenzy subsides. Here’s an update on Buckeye’s previous performance in the pro game. Friday, May 6, a … Read more

WNBA Mailbag: Are Teams Heading to Project Aliyah Boston or Paige Bueckers?

We are in the second full week of WNBA Season and some obvious facts: This mystics Legit, COVID-19 will play a part in this year’s title race for the third consecutive season and Phoenix has a lot of… emotion (see here And here). Having said that, there are always questions and I’m here to answer … Read more

New York Liberty’s raw stretch, Rhyne Howard’s historic start and more from Week 2 of the WNBA season

7:10 a.m. ET Alexa FilippoESPN Close Covering women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered by Hartford Courant’s UConn and WNBA Connecticut Sun A Stanford University graduate based in Baltimore with additional experience with the Dallas Morning News, The Seattle Times and the Cincinnati Inquirer forecast for New York Liberty Entry into the 2022 WNBA … Read more