Gray’s buzzer beater lift the Sparks to 77-76 win over Lynx

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — Odyssey Sims led the LA Sparks as they beat the Minnesota Lynx 77-76 on Sunday in a dramatic rematch of last year’s finals — as the Lynx received their 2017 WNBA Championship rings. She scored 19 points, however it was Chelsea Gray ( 18 points, 6 steals, 8 assists) who beat the…

Chicago Sky top New York Liberty 80-76 in Opener

CHICAGO, Illinois — Allie Quigley scored 15 of her 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the Chicago Sky beat the New York Liberty 80-76 on Sunday night. The Sky used a 8-2 run led by Quigley’s two free throws and a 3-pointer from rookie No.3 overall pick Diamond DeShields, and they never looked…

Twitter To Live Stream 20 games WNBA Regular Season Games

SAN FRANCISCO, California — Social media platform, Twitter, will live stream 20 WNBA games during the 2018 season. Coverage will begin with four games on Sunday, May 20, followed by games each Tuesday and a season finale on Sunday, Aug. 19. Twitter’s four-game schedule on May 20 helps headline #WNBAAllDay, when all 12 teams will…

Las Vegas Selects A’ja Wilson With First Overall Pick In WNBA Draft 2018

NEW YORK — Consensus National Player of the Year A’ja Wilson of South Carolina tonight was selected by the Las Vegas Aces with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2018 presented by State Farm, which was held at the Nike New York Headquarters. Wilson, a four-time All-America selection and the first three-time SEC Player…

Las Vegas Wins Top Pick In 2018 WNBA Draft Presented By State Farm

SECAUCUS, New Jersey — Las Vegas won the 17th annual WNBA Draft Lottery presented by State Farm® and earned the top pick in the 2018 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm, the WNBA announced today. The results of the Lottery were televised on ESPN2 during the 6 p.m. ET edition of SportsCenter. Las Vegas entered…

WNBA Announces Rules Changes For 2018 Season Official Release

NEW YORK, New York — The WNBA Board of Governors approved four rules changes for the 2018 season, the league announced today. The new rules are related to the WNBA Draft, the selection of All-Star Game coaches, the administration of free throws and the concussion protocol. Rules changes for 2018 are as follows: WNBA Draft:…

Zahui takes Top Performer honors in Women Euroleague

MUNICH, Germany — ZVVZ USK Praha center Amanda Zahui (NY Liberty) has finally claimed Top Performer honors in Euroleague Women action. The Swedish center produced a 27-point, 11-rebound double-double as ZVVZ USK Praha defeated ESBVA-LM 88-51. She also led her Swedish National Team to victories over Macedonia and Croatia. Joining her up front is Jantel…

Madison Square Garden Company Announces Intention to Sell New York Liberty

NEW YORK, New York — The Madison Square Garden Company announced that it intends to sell its original WNBA franchise, the New York Liberty. MSG is committed to identifying new ownership that will continue to grow the team, and is actively seeking a buyer to take over immediate operations of the franchise. “We have been…

WNBA Announces Relocation of San Antonio Stars to Las Vegas

NEW YORK, New York — The WNBA and NBA Board of Governors have unanimously approved the relocation of the San Antonio Stars to Las Vegas, WNBA President Lisa Borders announced today.  MGM Resorts International will own and operate the team, which will begin play in Las Vegas in the 2018 season. The team’s home arena…