Skylar Diggins Smith’s situation uncertain as Phoenix Mercury battles for an NBA playoff

10:56 a.m. ET MA VoepelESPN.com Close Covers MA Voepel WNBA, women’s basketball and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. All-star keeper mode Skylar Diggins Smith Still uncertain like Phoenix Mercury Keep fighting for one of the last two WNBA playoff points with … Read more

Serena Williams lost her second round match in Toronto after suggesting her career was coming to an end

toronto– Serena Williams She wore her face when she took to the field for her first match since then She tells the world she’s ready to leave professional tennis. Greeted with a standing ovation, the 23-time Grand Slam champion did not smile. did not wave. She took a sip from a plastic bottle as she … Read more

Seattle Storm rewrote “sharing basketball” history, set WNBA record with 37 assists in a road win

Seattle Storm set a WNBA record Tuesday night with 37 assists in a decisive 111-100 road win over Chicago Sky. Storm has surpassed a previous high of 35, reaching three times in league history according to ESPN stats and information, including earlier this season by the New York Liberty. Nearly all assists—and tying the franchise’s … Read more

WNBA Hall of Famer Lauren Jackson, 41, named to Australia’s World Cup squad, capping an amazing comeback from retirement

7:30 p.m. Eastern time MA VoepelESPN.com Close Covers MA Voepel WNBA, women’s basketball and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Three-time WNBA MVP winner Lauren Jackson, who was forced to retire from the league after the 2012 season due to injuries, has … Read more

Los Angeles Sparks Nika Ogomyek Addresses WNBA’s ‘Ongoing Travel Issues That Must Be Addressed’

11:33 PM ET Michel VoebelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers WNBA, women’s basketball and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Los Angeles Sparks stand out Mrs. Ogwemic She said via social media Monday night that the “transformational growth” in the WNBA is being … Read more

Los Angeles Sparks Nika Ogomyek Addresses WNBA’s ‘Ongoing Travel Issues That Must Be Addressed’

11:33 PM ET Michel VoebelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers WNBA, women’s basketball and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Los Angeles Sparks stand out Mrs. Ogwemic She said via social media Monday night that the “transformational growth” in the WNBA is being … Read more

Seattle Storm celebrates Sue Bird in the final of the regular season at home; Aces play spoiler

SEATTLE – The stage is set for an unforgettable Sunday game with the name Seattle Storm celebrate So Bird19 seasons with the franchise before its last home game of the regular season in Seattle. Crowd a franchise record of 18,100 packed into the Climate Pledge Arena for Storm vs. Las Vegas Aces. Bird was honored … Read more

Seattle Storm’s Breanna Stewart delivers the season’s best performance with Lauren Jackson on hand

SEATTLE – With former three-time WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson in attendance as part of a sale crowd on Wednesday, Seattle Storm straight ahead Brianna Stewart She continued her quest for a second MVP award, scoring a season high of 33 points in 31 minutes as she defeated Storm. Minnesota Linux 89-77. Jackson, who played her … Read more