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2015 WNBA Draft lottery odds

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The annual WNBA Draft Lottery will air on ESPN2 during halftime of Thursday's game between the Washington Mystics and Indiana Fever (tip-off at 7p.m., halftime approx. 8 p.m. EST). The Seattle Storm and Tulsa Shock are tied for the greatest odds with 359 chances out of 1000. Link above to WNBA.com article with odds and the remaining draft order.

Hammon named Spurs assistant coach

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After Hammon hangs it up for the San Antonio Stars, she'll still stay around and work for the best organization in the NBA.

CSN Bay Area hires Ros Gold-Onwude as Golden State Warriors sideline reporter

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Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News has reported that Stanford alum Ros Gold-Onwude has been hired by Comcast SportsNet Bay Area as the sideline reporter for Golden State Warriors games. Gold-Onwude has previous pro basketball broadcast experience as color commentator for both New York Liberty games and the NBA D-League's Santa Cruz Warriors (Golden State's affiliate).

Michael Cooper to take medical leave of absence from Dream

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The WNBA Atlanta Dream announced today that head coach Michael Cooper has been diagnosed with early stage tongue cancer, and will take a temporary leave of absence from the team.

L.A. Sparks fire Carol Ross, Toler to assume duties

Ross led the Sparks since the 2012 season. General Manager Penny Toler will also be the interim head coach until the end of the season.

NBA to test centralized instant replay in WNBA

The plans to experiment with an off-site centralized instant replay system in the WNBA beginning in September.

Washington Mystics to have 12 games on Comcast SportsNet this season

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Tonight's game against the New York Liberty at 7 p.m. ET will be the first to be on CSN.

from a Monumental Sports press release

Lynx's Rebekkah Brunson out 8-10 weeks

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The Lynx will be limping into the early part of the season, with Brunson joining Monica Wright and Devereaux Peters on the sidelines.

Two coaches from the Richmond women's basketball team die in hot-air balloon crash; one person is missing

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In tragic news out of Virginia, two coaches from the Richmond women's basketball team have died from a hot-air balloon crash. The crash took place sometime Friday and there's a third person that has gone missing.

Louisiana Tech head coach, Tyler Summitt, hires Mickie Demoss as Associate Head Coach

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Gruda traded to L.A. from CT in exchange for picks

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The Sparks add another low post presence who is familiar playing alongside Candace Parker in Russia. The Sun gets value out of a player who had no interest playing for their organization.

Dream cores and re-signs de Souza

The team cored the veteran center in order to keep their core intact which includes Angel McCoughtry and Sancho Lyttle.

Katie Douglas returns to Connecticut Sun

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Indy decides not to match 2 yr max offer for Douglas.

L.A. Sparks seeking new ownership

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WNBA takes control of the Sparks, trying to find new owners

Danielle Robinson wins Peak Performer Award

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Robinson, McCoughtry and Fowles all took home Peak Performer awards based on their 2013 performance.

Infographic: Riquna Williams scores WNBA-record 51 in Tulsa win

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An infographic that gives an idea of just how big Williams' night was compared to her career averages. For more on the game, check out the recap at Silver Star Stream.

Geno Auriemma to coach the USA Olympic Team in 2016

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Replay and the 10-second backcourt rule has been approved for upcoming season

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The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel has approved replay and the 10-second backcourt rule for this upcoming season (2013-14).

Connecticut Sun sign Sydney Carter & Iziane Castro Marques

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The Connecticut Sun have announced the release of Natasha Lacy and the signings of Iziane Castro Marques and Sydney Carter. There's not much more to say about Castro Marques than what was said late last season when the Washington Mystics signed her, but that does lead to one useless piece of trivia: this marks the second consecutive season that Lacy has been released by a team that signed Castro Marques instead.

Kaela Davis and high school team "part ways"

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Kaela Davis, the nation's No. 2 recruit and Georgia Tech signee, has apparently finished her prep career early

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