Diamond DeShields, A’ja Wilson Headline 2018 WNBA All-Rookie Team

NEW YORK, New York — WNBA Rookie of the Year A’ja Wilson of the Las Vegas Aces leads the 2018 WNBA All-Rookie Team as one of three unanimous selections, the WNBA announced today. The 2018 WNBA All-Rookie Team also features Washington Mystics guard Ariel Atkins, Chicago Sky guard Diamond DeShields, Dallas Wings forward/center Azurá Stevens…

Seattle’s Breanna Stewart Named 2018 Most Valuable Player

NEW YORK – Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart has been named the 2018 WNBA Most Valuable Player, the WNBA announced today. The three-year veteran earned her first MVP award and became the 10th different player in the last 10 years to win the honor. She is the second winner for the Storm, joining three-time MVP…

Vandersloot, DeShields lift Sky over Fever 115-106 in 2OT

INDIANAPOLIS, indiana — Rookie, Diamond DeShields, scored 24 points (11-of-16 shooting) and Courtney Vandersloot had 24 points, nine rebounds and 10 assists to lift the Chicago Sky over the Indiana Fever 115-106 in double overtime Saturday. Cheyenne Parker added 20 points, and Kahleah Cooper and Allie Quigley scored 12 apiece for the Sky (13-20). The…

Moore Adds Another All-Star MVP Award To Her Collection

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – Maya Moore captured her third consecutive WNBA All-Star Most Valuable Player honor on Saturday afternoon. “It’s crazy. It really is. To just be fortunate enough to be in positions to continue to win, to be playing well, to be healthy, to be here, and obviously to do it here in front of…

Skylar Diggins- Smith posts double-double, Wings win fifth straigth

LOS ANGELES, California — The Dallas Wings Skylar Diggins-Smith posted 22 points and 11 assists as they defeated the Los Angeles Sparks 92-77 on Thursday night for their fifth consecutive victory. The Wings (12-8) used a 21-2 run to close out the game before the Sparks (13-9) scored the final five points of the game….

Charles scores 28 points as NY Liberty Top Chicago Sky 97-94 in OT

CHICAGO, Illinois — Tina Charles scored on a putback with 15.8 seconds left in overtime to guide the New York Liberty to a 97-94 win over the Chicago Sky in overtime on Sunday — snapping a five game losing streak. The Liberty (5-11) opened the overtime period with a 9-2 run to lead 93-86. Shavonte…

DeShields leads Sky to third straight win, Top Liberty 103-99

WHITE PLAINS, New York — Rookie, Diamond DeShields, led the Chicago Sky with 22 points as they beat the New York Liberty 103-99 on Friday night for their third straight win. Jameirra Faulkner finished with 15 points and assists, while Courtney Vandersloot added 14 points and 11 assists for the Sky (6-9) — who saw…

Diamond DeShields scores 23 points and 11 rebounds in win 93-80 over Atlanta Dream

CHICAGO, Illinois — The Chicago Sky’s rookie sensation, Diamond DeShields (Tennessee Lady Vols, delivered a game-high 23 points to along with 11 rebounds recording her first double-double of the season, as they topped the Atlanta Dream 93-80 on Wednesday evening. “My teammates have really been the reason that I have been able to go into…