Tag Archive | Chiney Ogwumike

2019 WNBA.Com GM Survey: Las Vegas Picked to Win Championship

The Las Vegas Aces were picked to win the WNBA championship and the Washington Mystics’ Elena Delle Donne was selected as the favorite for the WNBA Most Valuable Player Award, according to the 2019 WNBA.com GM Survey.  In the 17th annual poll, the WNBA’s 12 general managers assessed the league’s best teams, players, coaches, offseason moves […]

New York Liberty to face Sun in First Game Back from Break

The New York Liberty (7-18)  dropped a nail-biter to the Minnesota Lynx in their last game before the All-Star break. Having lost its last four, it will to piece together a win streak, beginning at Connecticut Sun (14-12) , in a pursuit of a playoff berth.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.2 points per […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Ogwumike Sisters Staying Hungry prior to first on-court meeting since 2016

On Thursday Night the Los Angeles Sparks and the Connecticut Sun will square off in WNBA Action at the Mohegan Sun Arena, with the tip slated for 7:00 p.m. Fans who are watching the game will see a very interesting battle, as sisters Nneka and Chiney Ogwumike will battle the other for the first time […]

WNBA Season Preview Airs on SiriusXM May 17

SiriusXM will air a special WNBA Season preview show, featuring interviews with some of the game’s biggest stars, tomorrow, May 17th (7:00-8:00 pm ET) on the SiriusXM NBA Radio channel. SiriusXM host Justin Termine will look ahead to the 2018 season with special guests that will include Hall of Famer Rebecca Lobo and several of the league’s biggest stars.  These include: […]