Tag Archive | Candace Parker

2020 WNBA Season to Feature Inaugral Commissioner’s Cup and more Excitment for Fans

The 2020 WNBA season will feature the first-ever Commissioner’s Cup tournament, an expanded schedule with 36 games per team and an increase in nationally televised games on ABC.  The league’s 24th regular season tips off on Friday, May 15, 2020 and concludes on Sunday, Sept. 20.   “We are incredibly excited to introduce a first-of-its-kind […]

Next-up in NBA 2K20: Make Way for the WNBA

2K today announced all 12 WNBA teams and players are making their debut in NBA® 2K20, the next iteration of the top-rated and top-selling NBA video game simulation series of the past 18 years*. Available in Play Now and Season modes, fans of the franchise will be able to use female players for the first […]

MVP Stewart Unanimously Selected to 2018 All-WNBA First Team

WNBA Most Valuable Player Breanna Stewart of the Seattle Storm was unanimously selected to the 2018 All-WNBA First Team, the WNBA announced today.  The 6-4 forward was the only player named to the First Team on all 39 ballots in voting by a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.   Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi was […]

Washington’s Delle Donne and Phoenix’s 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 from August 1 through the conclusion of the regular season on August 19.   For both Delle Donne and Taurasi, each of whom won […]

Atlantas’ Hayes, Los Angeles Parker Named WNBA Players of the Week

Tiffany Hayes of the Atlanta Dream and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week on August 6, respectively, for games played July 30-Aug. 5.   Hayes was selected Player of the Week for the third time this season and the third time in […]

Star-Studded Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2018 on ABC Airs Saturday

The Verizon WNBA All-Star Game 2018 will highlight the league’s stars in the 15th edition of the star-studded event, broadcasting live on ABC on Saturday, July 28, at 3:30 p.m. ET from the Target Center in Minneapolis.  Ryan Ruocco will call the game alongside analyst Rebecca Lobo, with reporters Holly Rowe and LaChina Robinson. In addition, […]

Atlanta’s Hayes, Dallas’ Cambage Named WNBA Players of the Week

Tiffany Hayes of the Atlanta Dream and Liz Cambage of the Dallas Wings today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played July 16-22. Hayes was selected Player of the Week for the second time this season and the second time in her seven-year career. Behind Hayes, […]