Tag Archive | Skylar Diggins-Smith

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 […]

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 […]

New York’s Charles Dallas’ Cabbage named WNBA Players of the Week

Tina Charles of the New York Liberty 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 May 28-June 3.   Charles was selected Player of the Week for the 29th time in her nine seasons, extending her WNBA record.  The […]

Charles Nets 34, Zellous Drills late three to seal Come-From-Behind Victory over Dallas 94-89

The New York Liberty played from behind for a large majority of the night against the visiting Dallas Wings. However, the Liberty used a 17-5 spurt to turn the tide midway through the fourth quarter and ultimately seal the come-from-behind victory for not only their first win of the season, but first victory under the […]

New York Liberty Take on Dallas in Westchester

The New York Liberty seek its first win of the season against visiting Dallas. The Liberty have won three straight games against the Wings, most recently defeating the foe, 82-81 last September. Dallas has split its last two appearances falling to Minnesota and topping Atlanta while New York has endured setbacks to both Chicago and […]