Immaculata women's basketball team in the HOF

The Mighty Macs won three straight AIAW titles from 1972-1974.


Know your jams!

While Lady Vols fans are the gold standard for fans of Women's College Basketball, there was a little confusion about which jam is which.

Beyond the Box iPad app now available for the WNBA

The Beyond the Box iPad app has been released for the WNBA and will be released for the iPhone by the end of the summer.

Kia Vaughn interrupts Ivory Latta postgame interview with a helium voice

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This is pretty funny stuff from the Mystics' center and her helium voice is so awesome. All from Monumental Network. If you can't see the video, click here.

The Beyond the Box app: Coming soon for WNBA fans!

The Beyond the Box app for MLB, NBA, NFL, and NHL fans will soon be expanding to the WNBA, offering women's basketball fans the "second screen" experience available to others.

The top ten women's basketball YouTube clips

If you were to look at the most viewed women's basketball video clips by the YouTube hive mind, this is what you would see.

The Best of Swish Appeal from 2012

The Swish Appeal team has selected some its the most discussed and widely shared of 2012 from our NCAA, WNBA, Olympics, and youth basketball content, which also just so happens to paint a picture of the year that was.

Tim Allen

As Seth Pollack wrote in SB Nation's official statement on Tim Allen's passing, we at Swish Appeal are all saddened by this news and offer our condolences to his friends, family, and colleagues. ...

For Those That Slept...

Gabby is golden x2 twitter.com/SGC72/status/2… — Shannon Cotterell (@SGC72) August 2, 2012 Just sayin'. Check out SB Nation Bay Area for results. And for more relevant information, check out S...

2012 Women's SF Pro-Am Begins On Saturday: Notables Include Cal's Brittany Boyd, Fresno State's Ki-Ki Moore

The women's SF Pro-Am begins its 17th year this Saturday at noon with three games on the schedule at Kezar Pavilion in San Francisco. The six team field will play a round robin league through July followed by a playoff and championship game.


Roll Call: A Quest To Smash The 90-9-1 Lurker Rule To Smithereens At Swish Appeal

It's been said that there is a "90-9-1" rule that is loosely followed on the internet. In that scenario, 1% of the people online are actually creating content. 9% are editing said content, and 90%...

Videos: Thanksgiving Wishes From A Few Women's Basketball Teams

  The Lady Vols give thanks! (via utsportstv) No major matchups today, but just a few videos of what a few women's basketball teams are thankful for.   Happy Thanksgiving From Your Zags! (via...

'The Mighty Macs': Immaculata Hopes to Be Top 100 On Big Screen

If you expect The Mighty Macs to break new ground in sports movies, you're going to come away very disappointed. The movie seems to be made from the "standard sports movie" template.

Tara VanDerveer and Teresa Edwards Join Basketball Royalty in the Naismith Hall of Fame

Tara VanDerveer and Teresa Edwards enshrined in the Naismith Hall of Fame in the Class of 2011. Read some excerpts from their induction speeches last night in Springfield, Mass.

Harry Potter and Hogwarts in the Heart of Tulsa Hoopers

Two of the tallest muggles in Tulsa, Liz Cambage and Kayla Pedersen, might not be lining up at the movies after their game versus Los Angeles. But Harry Potter fever hasn't escaped the pair. In fact, these Tulsa Shock rookies might know more about Hogwarts and its residents than you might expect.

Happy Holidays: Ball State, Georgia Embody Holiday Spirit Off The Court

Obviously, the holiday season can be about more than Christmas alone and I thought the video above posted by Ball State women's basketball "in the spirit of giving this holiday season" captured that better than any of the holiday charity videos.

Swish Appeal's Completely Hypothetical & Generally Anti-Serious List Of Highly Qualified Candidates For WNBA President

Like some others, we believe that the league needs to start by looking outside the box to consider a broad and expansive range of candidates in order to ensure that we exhaust all options in our search for the best person to move this league forward. So here is our completely hypothetical and generally anti-serious list of highly qualified candidates.

Interpersonal chemistry and women's basketball

As I've talked to other coaches and players about coaching in the WNBA, the matter of fostering interpersonal chemistry has come up repeatedly as possibly more present for female athletes than male athletes.

SB Nation Seattle & Swish Appeal

Where other than SB Nation Seattle can you talk about Sue Bird, Jake Locker, and the Seattle Mist in one place for a scientific analysis of Seattle's top five most popular athletes? The fun has...

Ann Meyers-Drysdale On John Wooden

Hall of Fame basketball player, broadcaster and now General Manager of the Phoenix Mercury spoke about the passing of John Wooden who she was very close to.

The Power Law of Sports Fandom

I'm going to ask you ten trivia questions about the WNBA. The answers to these questions won't be provided - for help, see your local internet.   1. Name the first team to win four WNBA...

Women's Basketball Expands (Again)

An organization called the Women's United States Basketball League (WUSBL) which will be headquartered in Atlanta, GA and which will have twelve franchises in the southeast United States, a geographical region that has historically been a poor climate for women's basketball. According to the press release, the goal is that the league would play a 28-game schedule.

My Favorite Christmas Song Ever

The Duke University women's basketball team put together a goofy little Merry Christmas video that elicited a smile (I'm an easy laugh). However, one of the goofiest Christmas videos from a...

And I seem to find the happiness I seek...

Working in almost complete obscurity, it is talent level of the NCAA women's basketball players competing at or near the bottom of the RPI rankings that many people will consider irrelevant to the national scramble for superiority by February that have captured my imagination. As I watched the schools participating in Seattle's Thanksgiving Tournaments, at some point I was left thinking, wow… women’s basketball really has come really far.

A Thanksgiving Thought From Tia Jackson: "What Does Thanksgiving Mean To You?"

When University of Washington women’s basketball coach Tia Jackson was asked what Thanksgiving means to her at Tuesday's media day, she took the opportunity to share a personal story about a person who touched her life -- Barbara McCool, longtime girls basketball coach and athletic director at Mardela Middle and High School in Mardela Springs, Maryland.

Workplace Games Probably Do Matter

Independent of whether it’s a worthwhile use of time for political pundits to spend their time closely tracking who has next during President Barack Obama’s pick-up games, it seems that people...

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