WNBA's San Antonio Stars Moving To Las VegasThe WNBA says the San Antonio Stars are being bought by MGM Resorts International and moving to Las Vegas, joining the NFL and NHL with teams tied to the gambling mecca.
Lynx Capture 4th WNBA Title, Beat Sparks In Game 5Sylvia Fowles had 17 points and broke her own WNBA Finals record by grabbing 20 rebounds to lead the Lynx to their fourth championship in seven years with an 85-76 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 5 on Wednesday night.
Wings' Allisha Gray Wins WNBA Rookie Of The Year AwardDallas Wings guard Allisha Gray is the WNBA Rookie of the Year.
Players Test Out First WNBA Video GameFor the first time, all 12 WNBA teams are available in the new "NBA Live 18" video game, which will be released on Friday. Sugar Rodgers and Shavonte Zellous of the Liberty got to give the game a test run.
WNBA Attendance Grows To Highest Level Since 2011WNBA metrics are strong again, with attendance up for the second straight year. The league had nearly 1.6 million fans this season and averaged 7,716 fans per game, the highest total since 2011.
Delle Donne Leads Mystics Past Wings In PlayoffsElena Delle Donne had 25 points and 11 rebounds, Emma Meesseman added 16 points and 10 boards, and the Mystics beat the Wings by a score of 86-76 on Wednesday night in the first round of the WNBA playoffs.
Charles Helps Liberty Hold Off Wings 82-81Tina Charles had 18 points and 18 rebounds to help New York clinch the third seed in the playoffs with an 82-81 win over the Wings on Sunday, extending the Liberty's winning streak to 10 games.
Wings Secure 1st Playoff Spot Since Move To DallasSkylar Diggins-Smith had 28 points and eight assists, Glory Johnson added 25 points, and the Wings secured a playoff spot with a 99-96 victory over the Sky on Wednesday night.
Glory Johnson Suspended 1 Game For Throwing PunchWings forward Glory Johnson has been suspended for one game for throwing a punch at Dream guard Matee Ajavon. Johnson made a fist and took a swing a Ajavon as the two tangled on Saturday.
Currie Scores 29, Mercury Hold Off Wings 101-100 In OTMonique Currie scored 29 points, Danielle Robinson made two free throws for a three-point lead with 41.1 seconds left in overtime and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Dallas Wings 101-100 on Thursday night.
Johnson, Christmas-Kelly Help Wings Hold Off Sparks, 85-79Glory Johnson had 23 points and 13 rebounds and Karima Christmas-Kelly scored 17 points to help the Dallas Wings beat the Los Angeles Sparks 85-79 on Sunday.
WNBA Players Featured In Video Game For 1st TimeBreanna Stewart can now compete against other WNBA players in a video game. NBA Live 18 is adding women's basketball players to the popular game this fall.