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WNBA Comets one victory from title

...Comets started the playoffs as underdogs, but they beat the New York Liberty 59-55 Thursday night in Game 1 of the WNBA championship series. On Saturday afternoon they will be in a familiar spot -- one win from their fourth straight title, a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/26/nba_296991.shtml
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Former Josey star Taj McWilliams-Franklin returns to Minnesota Lynx

...that needed to be shored up was team chemistry, and they finally found the right mix last season on their way to the WNBA championship.Taj McWilliams-Franklin led this bonding process like only a mother could. The 41-year-old, 6-foot-2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-05-11/former-josey-star-ta
Pistons chief executive enjoys a remarkable runTitle wave hits Detroit

...crowns in 1989 and 1990. The Tampa Bay Lightning raised the Stanley Cup a week ago, and the Detroit Shock won the WNBA championship in September. Now the Pistons are a win from being league champs again. "It's one of those rare circumstances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/16/nba_419121.shtml
NBA
WNBA teams jockey for playoff spots

...record will be playing host to a team with a better record. The single game semifinal winners will compete for the WNBA championship on August 30. The game will be hosted by the team with the best overall record. "Given the length of the season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/09/oth_212707.shtml
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...Swoopes' MVP season was worth $6,000 for the March of Dimes and UNICEF. Swoopes, who led the Houston Comets to the WNBA championship and is now a member of the U.S. Olympic team, was honored as Buick Regal player of the game six times this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/21/oth_297085.shtml
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5 questions: Atlanta Dream's Le'Coe Willingham

...memorable game played in the WNBA?A: My first championship. Game 5, 2009, at Phoenix against Indiana to win the WNBA championship. Q: What would you like to pursue in life once your playing days are over?A: I definitely want to get into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-12/5-questions-atlanta-
Track WNBA's championship series with site

...Internet sites can be ephemeral. So, if you can't find one listed here, well ... that's cyberspace. THURSDAY The WNBA Championship Series begins and continues through Sept. 1. All the excitement of the increasingly popular women's hoops circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/26/tec_237113.shtml
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...area in time for next season. The Monarchs franchise was one of the league's original eight teams and it won the WNBA championship in 2005 and the Western Conference title the following season. Track and Field Bolt, Gay will meet in Diamond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/22/oth_556707.shtml
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...Phoenix. Cooper retired after helping lead the Comets to their fourth straight WNBA title last year. She was the WNBA championship series MVP all four years of the league's existence and she led the league in scoring her first three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/10/oth_305816.shtml
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Seattle big favorite to take the league by storm again

The Seattle Storm had such a dominant run to the WNBA championship last year, they are the overwhelming favorites to win again as the league opens its 15th season this weekend.The Storm rolled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-06-03/seattle-big-favorite