Tag Archive | Skylar Diggins-Smith

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 […]

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 […]

Dallas’ Diggins-Smith Earns Dawn Stanley Community Leadership Award

Dallas Wings guard Skylar Diggins-Smith has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for her extraordinary work in the community in 2017 and the most recent offseason, the WNBA announced on July 19. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, recognizes a player who reflects Staley’s […]

Atlanta’s Breland, Los Angeles’ Parker Named WNBA Players of the Week

Jessica Breland of the Atlanta Dream and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played July 9-15.   Breland earned Player of the Week honors for the first time in her seven-year career.  She led the Eastern Conference in […]

Liberty Look to Capture Season Series versus Wings

The New York Liberty (7-14) turned in one of their best performances of the season in a win over the Chicago Sky on Sunday. They will shoot for their third straight victory when they face the Dallas Wings (12-9)  on Tuesday.   QUICK HITS   Tina Charles’ 20.1 points per game rank fourth in the […]

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 […]