1. WNBA Players Hope Olympic Gold Offers Larger Platform to Expand Social Activism

    Tamika Catchings came home from Rio de Janeiro last week with another gold medal around her neck, 10 games left in her Hall of Fame career, a little jet lag, a sore throat and a lot of work to be done...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michelle Smith about 9 months ago 10,084 reads 20 comments

  2. US Women's Basketball Team Dominates at Olympics, Wins 8th Gold Medal

    Fact: The U.S. women won their sixth consecutive Olympic gold medal in basketball on Saturday. They now have won eight gold medals overall. All other countries have combined to win three golds...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 9 months ago 5,037 reads 2 comments

  3. Elena Delle Donne Comments on Her Sexuality in 'Vogue' Interview

    WNBA superstar Elena Delle Donne has publicly commented on her sexuality for the first time in the August issue of Vogue . In Vogue , per Trish Bendix of AfterEllen...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 93,695 reads 1 comments

  4. WNBA Rescinds Uniform-Violation Fines for Players Wearing Black Warm-Up Shirts

    With many WNBA players continuing their support of the Black Lives Matter movement, league president Lisa Borders is finally speaking out on the situation...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 7,138 reads 0 comments

  5. WNBA President Lisa Borders Discusses Players' Social Activism

    WNBA President Lisa Borders said Friday night the league isn't trying to suppress players' efforts of social activism. She said the recent fines levied against three teams and their players were merely a way of enforcing uniform guidelines...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 5,324 reads 0 comments

  6. Carmelo Anthony Comments on WNBA Fining Players, Teams for Black Warm-Up Shirts

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony spoke out Thursday in support of three WNBA teams that were fined for wearing black warm-up shirts in response to recent victims of violence involving law enforcement officers...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 7,980 reads 0 comments

  7. WNBA Rescinds Fines for Players Wearing Black Warm-Up Shirts

    The WNBA fined the New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and Indiana Fever on Thursday along with players on those teams for wearing black warm-up shirts following the recent social ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 18,318 reads 0 comments

  8. Police Officers Leave Lynx Game After Players Wear 'Black Lives Matter' Shirts

    A group of Minneapolis police officers opted against providing security during the WNBA game between the Minnesota Lynx and the Dallas Wings on Saturday night after players on the ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 31,662 reads 0 comments

  9. Candace Parker Has Emotional Interview After Win on Day of Pat Summitt's Death

    Candace Parker led the Los Angeles Sparks to an 89-84 win over the Dallas Wings on Tuesday. But she and the rest of the basketball community lost, too. Legendary Tennessee head coach Pat Summitt died earlier in the day...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 75,097 reads 24 comments

  10. Swin Cash Reveals Retirement Plan: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Liberty forward Swin Cash announced Tuesday that she's planning to retire following the 2016 WNBA season. Cash confirmed the decision with an article on the Players' Tribune ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 months ago 1,180 reads 2 comments