Brittney Griner announces birth of first child: 'He is amazing': Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle Griner welcomed their son on July 8, the Phoenix Mercury star ...
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Brittney Griner announces birth of first child: 'He is amazing'
Quick Glance: Joyful Arrival: Brittney Griner and Wife Cherelle Become Parents
  • In an interview with CBS Sports on July 19, the 33-year-old basketball player revealed that she and her wife Cherelle welcomed a baby boy on July 8.

  • Griner mentioned that she lovingly refers to their son as 'Pops,' weighing 7 pounds and 8 ounces.

  • Despite mixed emotions about leaving her newborn during important competitions, Griner will represent Team USA.

  • The couple met during their time at Baylor University and have overcome challenging times together.
Chennedy Carter scores 34 and Angel Reese records another double-double as the Sky beat the Aces
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Chennedy Carter scores 34 and Angel Reese records another double-double as ...
Saturday’s hottest runway isn’t in Paris. It’s the WNBA All Star ‘tunnel.’: Rookie sensations Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese are driving the WNBA’s rising ...
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Saturday’s hottest runway isn’t in Paris. It’s the WNBA All Star ‘tunnel.’
Quick Glance: Fashion and Stars Shine at WNBA All-Star Game
  • Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game will unite rival rookies Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese on the same team, a marquee pairing in a league experiencing a surge in popularity.

  • However, some of the attention will be directed towards a 'tunnel' at the Phoenix Convention Center before the game, where the country's premier players are set to showcase some eye-catching looks.

  • WNBA fashion has gained momentum in recent years, thanks to trendsetters like A’ja Wilson, Kelsey Plum, and Skylar Diggins-Smith, who have established an avant-garde style.

  • Fashion magazine Vogue has dubbed the WNBA tunnel a new runway, and Saturday night's All-Star Game is poised to become a pregame fashion show.
Minnesota Lynx lose to Indiana Fever in front of Target Center crowd packed to see Caitlin Clark
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Minnesota Lynx lose to Indiana Fever in front of Target Center crowd ...
19 ASSISTS 🔥 CAITLIN CLARK BREAKS THE WNBA RECORD FOR ASSISTS IN A GAME 🤩Indiana Fever
Barbie in the building ‼️ (via @WNBA)#AngelReese #Wnba #asw #allstar
Ogunbowale, Caitlin Clark lead WNBA All-Stars to 117-109 win over US Olympic team
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Ogunbowale, Caitlin Clark lead WNBA All-Stars to 117-109 win over US ...
CAITLIN CLARK TO ANGEL REESE CONNECTION 🍿WNBA | Indiana Fever | Chicago Sky
Allisha Gray edges Sophie Cunningham to win WNBA All-Star skills competition: Allisha Gray won the WNBA All-Star skills competition, beating hometown favorite ...
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Allisha Gray edges Sophie Cunningham to win WNBA All-Star skills ...
“She is probably going to lead the game in rebounds. I expect that out of her, that’s just what she does.”
Why is Caitlin Clark not on the US women's basketball Olympic team?: Caitlin Clark is the most well-known WNBA player, yet she is not on the U.S. Olympic roster ...
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Why is Caitlin Clark not on the US women's basketball Olympic team?
Quick Glance: Paris' Rich Olympic History Unveiled
  • Paris hosted the Summer Olympics in 1900 and 1924.

  • The 1900 Games were peculiar and barely accepted as part of the Olympic canon.

  • The 1924 Games introduced the Olympic motto and a 50-meter swimming pool with painted lanes on the bottom.

  • Colombes stadium, built on a former horse-racing track, had a famed life and is still used for Olympic field hockey events today.
Dawn Staley gave her pick for WNBA Rookie of the Year if the season ended today 👀 (via TMZ_Sports/X)
WNBA players’ union head is concerned the league is being undervalued in new media deal – Chicago Tribune
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WNBA players’ union head is concerned the league is being undervalued in ...
Quick Glance: WNBA to Receive $2.2 Billion in New Media Rights
  • The WNBA is on the brink of a significant turning point as the framework for its new media rights is established.

  • The league is expected to generate approximately $2.2 billion over the next 11 years through deals with Disney, NBC, and Amazon.

  • The revenue will have a significant impact on league finances, allowing for the addition of two expansion teams in the next two years.

  • Both NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Engelbert have addressed concerns regarding the criticism of the WNBA's rights being negotiated alongside the NBA, emphasizing the advantages of such a partnership.
10x WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner signing autographs ❤️
Chicago Sky rookie Angel Reese tallied her 13th consecutive double-double during a game against the Seattle Storm Sunday to surpass WNBA-great Candace Parker’s ... Show more

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Quick Glance: Angel Reese Sets New Standards in the WNBA with Consecutive Double-Doubles
  • Angel Reese of the Chicago Sky made a mark in WNBA history on Sunday by achieving her 13th consecutive double-double in her team's 84-71 loss to the Seattle Storm, setting a new league record.

  • Alongside her impressive double-doubles, Reese also accomplished the notable milestone of reaching 275 points, 225 rebounds, and 30 steals in just 20 games.

  • Having totaled 14 double-doubles this season, Reese holds the fifth most of all time for a rookie. The record for double-doubles by first-year players stands at 22, set by Tina Charles.

  • On Sunday, Reese went 8-for-15 from the field. Despite previous efficiency struggles earlier in the season, she has managed to shoot at least 50% in six of the Sky's last 11 games.
Sue Bird Barbie: Mattel honors WNBA great with signature doll: WNBA great Sue Bird has been honored with a signature Barbie doll. Mattel announced Tuesday that ...
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Sue Bird Barbie: Mattel honors WNBA great with signature doll
Quick Glance: Mattel Honors WNBA Star Sue Bird with Special Barbie Doll
  • Sue Bird, a prominent figure in the WNBA, has been commemorated with a unique Barbie doll.

  • The doll sports the jersey with the number 10, symbolic of Bird's WNBA legacy.

  • Part of Mattel's Role Model series, the doll celebrates Barbie's 65th anniversary and the company's summer sports initiative.

  • After 21 seasons in the WNBA, Bird retired in 2022 and is now a part owner of the Storm.
This weeks WNBA rookie power rankings
Team WNBA is LOCKED IN 👏
Solid first 26 games for CC
Caitlin Clark reached 400 PTS and 200 AST in just 26 games, the fewest career games needed in WNBA history 📈 The previous low was 33 games by Sue Bird ... Show more
Caitlin Clark sets WNBA record for most assists in a single game: Another day, another record broken by Caitlin Clark.
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Caitlin Clark sets WNBA record for most assists in a single game
ESPN Ready for Biggest WNBA All-Star Weekend Ever: The WNBA All-Star is bigger than ever.
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ESPN Ready for Biggest WNBA All-Star Weekend Ever
The Indiana Fever's Big 3 hold off the Phoenix Mercury's late rally 💪
Angel Reese wanted Caitlin to launch this three 😂Chicago Sky | Indiana Fever
ARIKE ON A HEATER IN PHOENIX 🔥 21 POINTS IN THE THIRD QUARTER 😱 WNBA | Dallas Wings
Caitlin Clark, Angel Reese rivalry has grown the game. Now they're All-Star teammates
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Caitlin Clark, Angel Reese rivalry has grown the game. Now they're ...
WNBA Secures $2.2 Billion TV Deal—And Could Earn More: The new deal is part of a $75 billion media rights contract recently negotiated by the NBA.
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WNBA Secures $2.2 Billion TV Deal—And Could Earn More
Shaq makes his pick for the WNBA ROY award 👀
Caitlin Clark made WNBA HISTORY recording 19 assists, the most by a player in a single game despite losing to the Wings.
WNBA: Viewership tops records as rookies shine, women's sports interest grows: Talks to finalize a WNBA media deal that press reports suggest would be around ...
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Caitlin Clark Explains Why She Won't Participate in WNBA Three-Point Contest : The Fever rookie gave a fair reason for why she declined the league's invitation.
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Caitlin Clark Gets Technical Foul for Hitting Minnesota Player in Face: The altercation occurred during Sunday’s Indiana Fever and Minnesota Lynx game.
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Caitlin Clark Gets Technical Foul for Hitting Minnesota Player in Face
Aliyah Boston leads the Fever to a W with her 20th career double-double 💪 Indiana Fever | WNBA
Caitlin Clark Makes WNBA History In 2 Categories In The Same Game: The Indiana Fever guard went hard in the paint during Saturday's game against the New York ...
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Caitlin Clark Makes WNBA History In 2 Categories In The Same Game
Quick Glance: Caitlin Clark Achieves Historic Triple-Double in WNBA
  • Fever guard Caitlin Clark made history as the first rookie in WNBA to achieve a triple-double in Indiana's victory over New York Liberty.

  • Clark's triple-double in the 22nd game of her career was the first in Fever history since its establishment in 2000.

  • The Fever staged an impressive comeback from an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to break their losing streak against New York.

  • Clark's exceptional performance marked the first triple-double in league history against the team with the best record at the time and solidified her Rookie of the Year candidacy.
Caitlin Clark to be Featured on NASCAR Hood During Brickyard 400 Race: The race will take place this weekend in Indianapolis.
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Caitlin Clark to be Featured on NASCAR Hood During Brickyard 400 Race
Cheryl Miller wants a BIG number for the WNBA’s next broadcast deal 🤑
HISTORY 🏆
Caitlin Clark had the defender lost with this behind-the-back 🔥 Indiana Fever📺 ESPN
Joe 'Jellybean' Bryant, father of Kobe Bryant, dies at age 69
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Joe 'Jellybean' Bryant, father of Kobe Bryant, dies at age 69
Quick Glance: Joe Bryant Dies at 69: Kobe Bryant's Father's Basketball Legacy
  • Joe Bryant, a former NBA player and father of the late Kobe Bryant, passed away at 69. Known as 'Jellybean,' Bryant excelled at La Salle University before an eight-year NBA career with the Philadelphia 76ers, San Diego Clippers, and Houston Rockets.

  • Initial reports of Bryant's death came from the Philadelphia Inquirer. La Salle coach Fran Dunphy mentioned that Bryant recently suffered a stroke.

  • Bryant played three seasons for the Clippers before being traded to the Rockets for his final NBA season in 1982-83. Across eight seasons, Bryant averaged 8.7 points, 4.0 rebounds, 1.7 assists, and 0.9 steals in 606 games. Following his NBA career, he ventured into coaching, eventually returning in the 2000s.

  • Following his retirement from playing, Bryant pursued coaching opportunities. From coaching in high schools to overseas teams, Bryant's basketball journey was extensive. His impact on Kobe Bryant's basketball skills and leadership qualities was significant, shaping the NBA superstar's approach to the game.
A’ja Wilson is too much 😂 (via Las Vegas Aces)
All love between A’ja Wilson and Angel Reese 💯
Caitlin Clark’s first bucket as an All-Star 👏(via @WNBA) #WNBAAllStar #CaitlinClark #Iowa #Fever
Angel Reese's impressive rookie season leads to her first WNBA All-Star nod: Former LSU star Angel Reese is set to make her debut in the 2024 WNBA All-Star game ...
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Erica Wheeler said she has to miss tonight's Kia WNBA Skills Challenge after her flight was cancelled, but that her Indiana Fever teammate Kelsey Mitchell will ... Show more
HISTORY 🙌 The moment the ‘Diana Taurasi Court’ was unveiled 🔥WNBA | Phoenix Mercury
Liberty Deny Sky's Attempt to Extend Angel Reese's Double-Double Streak: New York quadruple-teamed the Chicago rookie to prevent her from extending her historic ...
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Liberty Deny Sky's Attempt to Extend Angel Reese's Double-Double Streak
Quick Glance: Liberty Thwart Sky's Bid to Extend Angel Reese's Double-Double Streak
  • Angel Reese, a rising player for the Chicago Sky in the WNBA 2024 season, faced the challenge of continuing her 15-game double-double streak against the New York Liberty.

  • The Liberty halted this streak through strong defense in the crucial moments of their 81-67 victory.

  • The Sky wasn't going to allow Reese an easy path to her 16th consecutive double-double. They surrounded Reese when she received the ball, preventing her from taking a shot.

  • Forced to pass the ball back out, Reese quickly called for it again, attempting to position herself around the free throw line. Upon realizing she wouldn't get another opportunity for a double-double, she lowered her hands and headed towards the bench as time expired.
Caitlin Clark's next game: Indiana Fever at Dallas Wings on Wednesday: In their final game before a nearly month-long break for the Olympics ...
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Caitlin Clark's next game: Indiana Fever at Dallas Wings on Wednesday
Phoenix Mercury legend will coach Team WNBA in 2024 All-Star Game: Hall of Famer Cheryl Miller coached the Phoenix Mercury during the team's first four years in ...
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Phoenix Mercury legend will coach Team WNBA in 2024 All-Star Game
The rookie and the vet 🔥 (via Phoenix Mercury)
Sue Bird Names Caitlin Clark As Her 'Current' WNBA Rookie of the Year: The race is close between rookie stars Clark and Angel Reese.
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Sue Bird Names Caitlin Clark As Her 'Current' WNBA Rookie of the Year
The women of Team USA came to show out 🤩 (via @WNBA)#wnba #fashion #womensbasketball #teamusa #olympics
Caitlin Clark has passed Sue Bird for the 2nd-most assists by a rookie in WNBA history
Angel Reese has a couple places in mind for WNBA expansion ✈️