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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
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
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-
Lisa Leslie, former Georgia star Janet Harris to be inducted to women's basketball Hall of Fame

...receive the Hall's trailblazer award.Leslie also won two WNBA titles with the Los Angeles Sparks and was the league's MVP...silver and bronze at the Olympics. She helped lead the Comets to WNBA titles in the league's first four years.Goestenkors guided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-19/lisa-leslie-former-georgi
Overtime

...WNBALynx edge Dream in two overtimesIn Minneapolis, Maya Moore scored a franchise-record 48 points, the second most in WNBA history, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 112-108 in double-overtime.Moore hit 16 of 30 shots from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-22/overtime
Overtime

...WNBADream coach has cancer of tongueAtlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team.He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a full recovery is expected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-21/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