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Becky Hammon, other females blaze trail for women coaching in pro sports

...know basketball? Do you know what it takes to lead people?"Clearly for Hammon, the answer was yes. The 5-foot-6 former WNBA star once hoped to play in the NBA. Now she's a trailblazer of a different sort."If you have a daughter, or even a woman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-03/becky-hammon-other-females-blaze-
Elena Delle Donne tops list of WNBA vote-getters

NEW YORK - Elena Delle Donne once again led the WNBA All-Star voting.She hopes she'll be able to play this...Augustus in the backcourt. Diggins' replacement will be chosen by WNBA president Laurel J. Richie.Brittney Griner and Candice Dupree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-14/elena-delle-donne-tops-list-wnba-
MVP Maya Moore leads West to victory in WNBA All-Star Game

...She is planning to retire at the end of next season and the WNBA typically doesn't play All-Star games in Olympic years...Elena Delle Donne."Today's a good example of how good the WNBA will continue to be," Catchings said. "I remember looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-25/mvp-maya-moore-leads-west-victory
WNBA officials have rough first month of the season

...hoop. Maya Moore needed to prevent fellow WNBA star Skylar Diggins from shooting free...been a rough first month of the season for WNBA referees."I don't know if the officials...throw," said Renee Brown, who is the WNBA's chief of basketball operations and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-03/wnba-officials-have-rough-first-m
Coaches with local ties on hand at Nike Nationals

...looking for good players.Willingham is working as an assistant coach with Tennessee State after a 10-year pro career in the WNBA.She says making the switch from full-time professional player to the coaching ranks has had its bumpy moments, but her love...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-07-29/coaches-local-ties-ha
Top WNBA players putting own interests ahead of the league's

LAS VEGAS - Several of the WNBA's marquee players are flexing newly...least the first half of the upcoming WNBA season. Diana Taurasi had announced...they represent a growing concern for the WNBA."They are starting to become like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-05-06/top-wnba-players-putting-own-inte
WNBA stars Brittney Griner, Glory Johnson suspended seven games for domestic violence arrest

NEW YORK - WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson...league's longest ban in its 19-year history.WNBA President Laurel Richie said the league...detrimental to the best interests of the WNBA and violates applicable law," Richie said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/wnba-stars-brittney-
WNBA happy to put focus on court as season begins

...become a potential owner has made for a busy WNBA off-season.President Laurel J. Richie...has been hearing from players around the WNBA who would like her to change her mind so...in the NBA and NFL, it's rare for the WNBA, which doesn't offer the same financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-04/wnba-happy-put-focus-court-season
Isiah Thomas to work as executive for WNBA's New York Liberty

Isiah Thomas is working for Madison Square Garden Chairman James Dolan again ? this time to run the WNBA's New York Liberty.Thomas will serve as the Liberty's president, with responsibility for basketball and business operations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-05/isiah-thomas-work-ex
Hawks sign pair of swingmen from summer league team

...DeMarre Carroll, who signed with Toronto. PISTONS: Signed Stanley Johnson, their first-round draft pick out of Arizona. WNBA: Tamika Catchings, who announced last fall that 2016 would be her final season, will be playing in a record 10th All-Star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-07-24/hawks-sign-pair-swingmen-summ