Tag Archive | Angel McCoughtry

USA Women Draw Japan, France, Nigeria for Olympic Preliminary Round Play

FIBA conducted the draw for the Tokyo Olympics Women’s Basketball competition virtually Tuesday from its headquarters in Mies, Switzerland, and the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team has been drawn into Group A alongside host Japan, France and Nigeria for the July 26-Aug. 2 preliminary round. Rounding out the 12-team field are Canada, Serbia, South Korea […]

USA defeats Louisville 94-54

The USA Women’s National Team (14-1) wrapped up its winter 2020 college series with a 97-54 victory over No. 5-ranked University of Louisville in an exhibition game on Sunday afternoon at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky. Featuring a balanced scoring attack that saw 11 of the USA’s 12 active players score, Sylvia Fowles […]

USA Women’s National Team Rosters Announced for January, February Contests

The USA Basketball Women’s National Team’s next two games against collegiate opponents, Jan. 27 at the University of Connecticut at 7 p.m. EST on ESPN2 and Feb. 2 at the University of Louisville at 2 p.m. EST on ESPN, will mark a homecoming for five athletes who will play against their former college teams. Returning […]

Five Liberty Players Scored Double Figures in 92-77 Loss to Fever

Five New York players scored in double figures in the Liberty’s second loss to the Fever in the last eight days: Charles (15 points), Nurse (14 points), Durr (12 points), Zahui B (11 points) and Reshanda Gray (11 points). Han Xu added 7 points off the bench. Tina Charles led the team with 15 points […]

Rosters Set for Team Delle Donne vs Team Parker at Verizon All-Star 2018

The WNBA revealed on July 19 the team rosters for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018, as selected by All-Star captains Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks in the inaugural WNBA All-Star Draft.  The results of the draft were announced tonight on ESPN2.   Delle Donne, the 2015 […]

New York Liberty Wraps Up Brief Road Trip at Atlanta on Thursday

The New York Liberty (7-15)  allowed a season-high 104 points in a loss to the Dallas Wings on Tuesday. They stay on the road on Thursday when they face the Atlanta Dream (13-9) for the second time this season.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.0 points per game rank fifth in the league (as […]

Washington Elena Delle Donne, Phoenix’s Diana Taurasi named WNBA Players of the Month

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and Diana Taurasi of the Phoenix Mercury today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in June.  Each player earned Player of the Month honors for the third time since the award was instituted in 2010.   Washington posted […]