Tag Archive | Kristi Toliver

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 […]

WNBA Finals Day 3 Practice Quotes

Mike Thibault, Washington MysticsMm   Q: Even though you’re struggling from the outside, do you still stay with that hoping it will come around? Thibault: Yeah. That’s our identity. We have a lot of good three-point shooters. Elena [Delle Donne] and Kristi [Toliver] and Ariel Atkins, Tianna Hawkins, they’re all top-level, top-10 three-point shooters. You […]

WNBA Finals Second Day of Practice Quotes

Dan Hughes, Seattle Storm Q: How do you make sure the team stays focused to come out and stay motivated after a big win in Game 1? Hughes: I think there’s an expectation that you’re going to get an aggressive reaction from Washington. They’re a good basketball team, so all of a sudden their assertiveness […]

WNBA Finals First Day of Practice Quotes

Sue Bird, Seattle Storm You’ve been in the Finals before. How different or similar is this situation? Bird: I think they’re all different. They’re similar in that you know what to expect from a media standpoint. You understand there will be a lot more eyes on you, the games get bigger and there’s more at […]

Chicago All-Star Quigley To Defend Title in 2018 WNBA Three-Point Contest

WNBA All-Star Allie Quigley of the Chicago Sky will defend her title in the 2018 WNBA Three-Point Contest on Saturday, July 28 at Target Center in Minneapolis.   Quigley is one of four 2018 WNBA All-Stars in the competition, along with the Seattle Storm’s Jewell Loyd, the Las Vegas Aces’ Kayla McBride and the Washington […]

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 Travel to D.C. For First Matchup Against Mystics

The New York Liberty (4-9) nearly rallied back from an early deficit against the Phoenix Mercury on Tuesday, but they could not complete the comeback, falling 83-69 at home. They will look to end a three-game losing streak when they take on the Washington Mystics (9-5) for the first time this season Thursday.   QUICK […]