Tag Archive | Women’s National Basketball Association

Indiana Fever Wins Top Pick in 2023 WNBA Draft

The Indiana Fever recently won the 22nd annual WNBA Draft Lottery presented by State Farm® and earned the top pick in the 2023 WNBA Draft presented by State Farm to be held on Monday, April 10, 2023.   The Lottery results were revealed during a 30-minute WNBA Draft Lottery special on ESPN2 leading into its women’s college basketball […]

New York Liberty star Jocelyn Willoughby Receives August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award Presented By State Farm®

New York Liberty guard/forward Jocelyn Willoughby has been named the recipient of the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her commitment to challenging racial and economic injustices, and providing resources to help vulnerable individuals in New York and society at large.   Willoughby’s focus in the community includes education, food insecurity, […]

FanDuel Group and WNBA Announce Multiyear Partnership Renewal

 The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and FanDuel announced a multiyear partnership extension recently, making FanDuel an Official Sportsbook Partner and Official Daily Fantasy Partner of the WNBA. The extension arrives five years after FanDuel initially partnered with the WNBA, which marked the company’s first partnership with a women’s professional sports league and the first […]

Prime Video and WNBA Announce All-Star Broadcast Team for 2022 WNBA Commissioner’s Cup

Prime Video and the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) announced their on-air broadcast team for the second annual WNBA Commissioner’s Cup Championship Game presented by Coinbase, airing exclusively on Prime Video on Tuesday, July 26 at 8:30 p.m. ET. Emmy-winners Sarah Kustok and Michael Grady will serve as analyst and play-by-play announcer, while Naismith Memorial Basketball […]

2022 WNBA Draft a success as stars of the Future Selected

 Two-time SEC Player of the Year Rhyne Howard of Kentucky tonight was selected by the Atlanta Dream with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2022 presented by State Farm®, which returned to an in-person event for the first time since 2019 and was held at the acclaimed Spring Studios, located in the Tribeca section of New York. […]

Three Top Women’s Basketball Prospects to attend 2022 WNBA Draft Presented by State Farm

Ole Miss center Shakira Austin, Kentucky guard Rhyne Howard and Baylor forward NaLyssa Smith headline the list of 12 prospects who will attend WNBA Draft 2022 presented by State Farm® on Monday, April 11. WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert will announce the first-round draft picks live on ESPN with exclusive coverage beginning at 7 p.m. ET.  The draft will also be available […]

New York Liberty Re-Sign Rebecca Allen

The New York Liberty have re-signed veteran guard Rebecca Allen, the team announced recemtly. Prior to the signing, the Liberty placed guard Jazmine Jones and forward Leaonna Odom on waivers. Allen, 29, returns to New York for her seventh season in Seafoam. In 2021, she recorded career highs in minutes per game (24.2), points per […]