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WNBA Playoffs 2014

Phoenix makes plays, L.A. falls apart in Game 1

The L.A. Sparks squandered a fourth quarter lead to the Phoenix Mercury in predictable fashion to open their first round series in the 2014 WNBA Playoffs.

Phoenix makes plays, L.A. falls apart in Game 1

The L.A. Sparks squandered a fourth quarter lead to the Phoenix Mercury in predictable fashion to open their first round series in the 2014 WNBA Playoffs.

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Dream fall to Sky in Game 1

Courtney Vandersloot's jumper in the final minutes proved to be the nail in the coffin for the Atlanta Dream in an 80-77 loss in Game 1.

Dream fall to Sky in Game 1

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Courtney Vandersloot's jumper in the final minutes proved to be the nail in the coffin for the Atlanta Dream in an 80-77 loss in Game 1.

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Friday Game Thread

Talk about more playoff games here.

Friday Game Thread

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Talk about more playoff games here.

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NCAA: SEC

Tennessee's Mercedes Russell out for season

After announcing that Tennessee center Mercedes Russell would redshirt the 2014-15 season, Swish Appeal has learned that she'll be having an additional surgery to correct long-standing orthopedic...

Tennessee's Mercedes Russell out for season

After announcing that Tennessee center Mercedes Russell would redshirt the 2014-15 season, Swish Appeal has learned that she'll be having an additional surgery to correct long-standing orthopedic...

Brondello is the 2014 WNBA Coach of the Year

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The Phoenix Mercury head coach led her team to a 10-win improvement from the 2013 season. That improvement can be directly attributed to a quantum leap in its defensive efficiency.

Daily Swish: Griner is the Defensive POY

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Also, we have links, from crossovers to playground passes. \Here's a sampling of what happened yesterday.

Phoenix vs. L.A. series predictions: Sweep?

With home court advantage throughout the 2014 WNBA Playoffs, the #1 Phoenix Mercury enter the postseason as the favorite to win it all. Their first challenge is the #4 L.A. Sparks, who have...

WNBA All Defensive First and Second Teams Named

The twelve WNBA coaches have made their selections for All Defensive First and Second Teams.

Sky vs. Dream predictions: Can Sky get first win?

With the Chicago Sky hardly being healthy this season, they're as unpredictable as the Atlanta Dream have normally been.

Lynx come back to beat the Stars, 88-84

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The Stars made a huge comeback in the fourth quarter to turn a 15 point deficit to a quick 73-72 lead. But Maya Moore scored the go-ahead bucket, and Seimone Augustus added six points in the last...

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Ivory Latta has a sick crossover

Indy has a knack for being on the wrong end of these kinds of moves.

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Whalen makes a playground pass to Moore

This year has been full of highlight plays. And this may be the best yet.

Catchings leads Fever to Game 1 win over Mystics

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The Fever superstar had a bad shooting night in the first three quarters. But she had a much better fourth quarter, while the Mystics made some untimely turnovers.

Seattle Storm win #1 pick in 2015 WNBA Draft

The WNBA held its draft lottery tonight and the Seattle Storm have claimed the first pick of the draft.

Thursday Game Thread

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Talk about the playoff games here.

Which WNBA referees call the most fouls per game?

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Now that the regular season is over, we can use box score data to figure out which WNBA referees are prone to blowing the whistle.

Lynx vs. Stars series predictions: Too much Lynx

While the Minnesota Lynx are looking to defend their championship, the San Antonio Stars look to keep Becky Hammon's career going by advancing to the Western Conference Finals.

Mystics Playoff Panel, Part 2

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What similarities and differences are there between the Wizards and Mystics? Which players stand out the most on their team? And who are their biggest personalities? Those questions and more are...

Fever vs. Mystics series predictions: Advantage, Fever

The Indiana Fever and Washington Mystics series will feature two of the league's best coaches and one of the best defensive players in the league against one of the best defensive units.

Maya Moore's MVP season

Maya Moore won the 2014 WNBA MVP award, getting well-deserved recognition as the league's most dominant scorer.

WNBA playoffs preview: Why the Sparks have a shot

The L.A. Sparks finished a disappointing season in fourth place in the competitive Western Conference, which is short of expectations but enough for a second chance in the postseason.

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