Tag Archive | Brittney Griner

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 […]

Atlanta’s Breland, Los Angeles’ Parker Named WNBA Players of the Week

Jessica Breland of the Atlanta Dream and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played July 9-15.   Breland earned Player of the Week honors for the first time in her seven-year career.  She led the Eastern Conference in […]

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 […]

Atlanta’s Angel McCoughtry and Minnesota’as Maya Moore Named WNBA Players of the Week

Angel McCoughtry of the Atlanta Dream and Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played June 18-24.   McCoughtry was selected Player of the Week for the 16th time in her nine seasons.  She averaged a WNBA-high 32.0 points per […]

Phoenix Diana Taurasi Receives May WNBA Cares Community Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been awarded the May WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her ongoing support of single mothers and their families as well as her support for the LGBTQ community in Phoenix.   An active member and advocate in the LGBTQ community, Taurasi is focused on using her […]

Washington’s Dell Donne, Seattle’s Stewart Named WNBA Players of the Week

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played June 11-17.   Delle Donne was selected Player of the Week for the 13th time in her six seasons.  She averaged a WNBA-high 27.0 […]

Atlanta’s Hays, Phoenix’s Griner named WNBA Players of the Week

Tiffany Hayes of the Atlanta Dream and Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played June 4-10.   Hayes was selected Player of the Week for the first time in her seven seasons.  Behind Hayes, Atlanta went 3-0 last week […]