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Washington Delle Donne, Las Vegas’ Wilson Named WNBA Players of the Week

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics and A’ja Wilson of the Las Vegas Aces were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week on July 9, respectively, for games played July 2-8.   Delle Donne averaged an East-leading 20.3 points, tied for ninth in the conference in rebounds (5.7 rpg) and […]

Minnesota’s Maya More and Washington’s Elena Delle Donne lead after first returns of WNBA All-Star Voting 2018 Presented by Verizon

Former WNBA MVPs Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx and Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics are the leading vote-getters after the first fan returns of WNBA All-Star Voting 2018 presented by Verizon. The first 15 days of fan voting generated 37 percent more votes (489,583) than the same period in 2017 (357,882). The […]

New York Liberty return to D.C. For Conference Clash

Coming off back-to-back games with over 95 points, the New York Liberty (5-12) offense stalled against the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night as they fell at home, 77-62. They will look for more success when they head back to Washington for a rematch against the Mystics (10-6) on Thursday night at Capital One Arena. Tip is […]

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 […]

Washington’s Elena Delle Donne and Minnesota’s Maya Moore Named WNBA Players of the Week

Elena Delle Donne of the Washington Mystics 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 25 to July 1.   Delle Donne was selected Player of the Week for the 14th time in her six seasons.  She averaged […]

New York Liberty to Face Chicago Sky in Second Leg of Back-to-Back

The New York Liberty (4-10) will face the Chicago Sky (5-9) at the Westchester County Center on July 1, with tip-off scheduled for 6:00 p.m. QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 19.4 points per game rank eighth in the league (as of 6/28).   Charles’ 6.9 rebounds per game are tied for 11th in the league […]

New York Liberty Falls to Washington Mystics at the Buzzer, 80-77

Despite a double-team, Tina Charles made a tough bank shot with seven seconds remaining to tie the game at 77 apiece for the New York Liberty. However, the Washington Mystics’ Elena Delle Donne made sure there was no overtime. Her three at the buzzer gave the Mystics (10-5) an 80-77 victory over the Liberty (4-10) […]