Kaela Davis Leads Dallas Wings To Opening Win Over PhoenixRookie Kaela Davis scored 20 points, and the Dallas Wings beat the Phoenix Mercury 68-58 on Sunday in the season opener for both teams.
WNBA Finding New Ways To Grow Off The CourtThe WNBA has found ways to try to bring in new fans. Whether streaming games on Twitter, partnering with FanDuel to offer daily fantasy sports or just having more games on television, the league is growing.
Kelsey Plum Goes No. 1 In WNBA DraftKelsey Plum went first in the WNBA draft Thursday. Plum was taken by the Stars. The Washington guard finished her college career with an NCAA record 3,527 points. Dallas took Kentucky forward Evelyn Akhator with the third pick.
South Carolina's Davis & Gray To Enter WNBA DraftSouth Carolina coach Dawn Staley said that Kaela Davis and Allisha Gray are leaving the NCAA champions to enter the WNBA draft. The Gamecocks won the national championship with a 67-55 victory over Mississippi State on Sunday.
WNBA Star Brittany Griner Re-Signs With Phoenix MercuryThe 26-year-old Griner has the WNBA record for blocked shots in a single season with 129, blocks in a single game with 11 and career blocks-per-game average, 3.49.
Wings Trade Sims To Sparks For No. 4 Draft PickOdyssey Sims is going to Los Angeles. The Wings are trading Sims to the Sparks for the No. 4 pick in the upcoming WNBA draft, according to a person with knowledge of the deal on Friday.
WNBA Trades Open Way For Free Agency To BeginIt's already been a busy week in the WNBA, and teams couldn't officially sign free agents until Wednesday. There have been three trades in the last five days, and at least one more is set to be done soon.
Swoopes Headlines Women's Basketball Hall Of Fame FinalistsSheryl Swoopes headlines the 12 finalists for the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. The list was announced Monday. The six-member class of 2017 will be revealed Feb. 12 and enshrined this summer.
Seattle To Host 2017 WNBA All-Star GameThe Emerald City will host the WNBA All-Star Game for the first time on July 22, the league announced Wednesday. There was no WNBA All-Star Game last season because of the Olympics.
WNBA Playoffs Set To Begin With New FormatThe WNBA playoffs are ready to start with their own version of March Madness. The league changed the playoff format this season, adopting single-elimination games in the first two rounds before going to a best-of-five series in the semifinals.
Shaq, Iverson, Yao Headline 'Extraordinary' 2016 Hall Of Fame ClassThe Class of 2016 at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame may be one of its best ever.
Hill Scores 25 Points To Help Mystics Beat Wings 88-83Tayler Hill made 7 of 8 free throws in the final 2:09 and had 25 points to help the Mystics beat the Wings by a score of 88-83 on Sunday. Hill was 6 of 15 from the field and 9 of 10 from the stripe.