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Minnesota's Maya Moore earns first WNBA MVP award

...numbers all season for Minnesota. Now she's got her first WNBA MVP award.Moore earned the league's most valuable player...scoring, averaging a career-best 23.9 points. She set a WNBA record by scoring at least 30 points 12 times, including in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-21/minnesotas-maya-moore-earns-first
WNBA star Becky Hammon to become the first full-time female NBA assistant

As a 5-foot-6 point guard, decorated WNBA veteran Becky Hammon has never had the experience of shattering...an NBA coaching staff. When Hammon retires from her 16-year WNBA career at the end of the San Antonio Stars' season, she will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-05/wnba-star-becky-hamm
Dream rookie Shoni Schimmel shines as East wins WNBA All-Star Game

...West 125-124 on Saturday in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go to overtime.Hitting...accomplishment to go out there and be in the WNBA," Schimmel said. "To have the fans...scored 17 points, including the third WNBA All-Star dunk, for the West.Schimmel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-19/dream-rookie-shoni-s
WNBA All-Star Game has fitting host team in Mercury

...desert is a perfect place for this year's WNBA All-Star Game. It's where the most...West coach Cheryl Reeve, of the reigning WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx, "the excitement...great measuring stick" for the rest of the WNBA.The Mercury drafted Griner No. 1 overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-18/wnba-all-star-game-h
WNBA on solid footing as tip-off for 18th season nears

NEW YORK - WNBA President Laurel J. Richie is heading to...begins its 18th season nearly half the 12 WNBA teams are profitable, there's been a...the season to tipoff this weekend."The WNBA begins its 18th season Friday night with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-14/wnba-solid-footing-tip-18th-seaso
Top pick in WNBA Draft not a foregone conclusion

...and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA Draft.This time it's Stanford's Chiney...No. 1, it would be the first time in WNBA history that sisters were selected with...athletes. Their styles do translate to the WNBA. Chiney (is a) great rebounder, can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-13/top-pick-wnba-draft-
WNBA marketing campaign targets LGBT audience

...favor of gay rights in the U.S., the WNBA is launching a campaign to market the league...games.With the marketing campaign, the WNBA is capitalizing on what it has known for...has been with us very passionately," WNBA President Laurel Richie said.Before launching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-21/wnba-marketing-campa
Overtime

...season-high 24 points and the Atlanta Dream beat the Phoenix Mercury 96-82 Wednesday night to clinch the No. 1 seed in the WNBA's Eastern Conference. GolfPGA Tour makes schedule movesIn Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., the PGA Tour released its 2014-15...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-13/overtime
Lynx sweep Dream to win WNBA title

...86-77 on Thursday night to win their second WNBA championship in three years.Tiffany Hayes...the suburban Atlanta crowd.Moore, the WNBA Rookie of the Year three years ago, was...Atlanta forward Angel McCoughtry, the WNBA's two-time defending scoring champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-10/lynx-sweep-dream-win
Lynx leap out to WNBA Finals lead over Dream

...looked every bit the favorite to win the WNBA title in their victory over the Atlanta...Sunday, the second-largest margin in WNBA finals history.That doesn't mean this...over. We're movin' on," said the WNBA's leading scorer this season after shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-07/lynx-leap-out-wnba-f