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Glory Johnson's All-Star Play

The Tulsa Shock have played competitive games this season thanks in large to second year forward Glory Johnson.

Mock NBA/WNBA Mixed 3x3 Tournament: Western Conference Squads

We introduced our mock 3x3 tournament idea yesterday, which will coincide with SB Nation - NBA's network-wide 3 on 3 theme day coming tomorrow. Today we introduce the five Western Conference squads...

WNBA Midseason All-Rookie Teams: Who Are The Top Rookies After Nneka Ogwumike?

While there probably isn't much reason to explain why Nneka Ogwumike deserves the ROY as the WNBA prepares to resume play during the Olympic break, the discussion about candidates for the All-Rookie Team is a bit more interesting.

2012 WNBA Rookie Watch: Sorting Out The Early Performances Of The Top Rookies

The 2012 rookie class presenting an interesting challenge in trying to assess their progress: after the top three players, every other player had a glaring flaw that makes it hard to really determine a clear hierarchy.

2012 WNBA Rookie Ranking Watch List: Early Candidates For The All-Rookie Team

If minutes matter in determining WNBA Rookie of the Year award - in terms of putting up the gaudiest statistics - there could be a more interesting rookie race than people expect.

WNBA Rookie Similarity Ratings: Style Vs. Quality

Over the weekend I posted a look at each team's training camp rosters by SPI player styles as a framework for getting a sense of how both Eastern and Western Conference teams are structured and what their potential needs are. Part of that process involved making WNBA style projections for rookies coming from NCAA basketball based on college statistics.

Player Similarities For Tulsa Shock & Washington Mystics Rookies

Prior to this year's draft, I looked at statistics from 2009-2011 to create player similarities for draft prospects based on SPI playing styles. The following are a look at Tulsa Shock rookies Glory Johnson & Riquna Williams and Mystics rookies LaSondra Barrett & Natalie Novosel

2012 WNBA Mock Draft 2.0

As most everyone else believes, there are pretty much four top tier prospects - and one in a class of her own - and then everyone else. Within that "everyone else" is a combination of overrated prospects from high profile programs and underrated players that might have the ability to make a roster, which makes projecting the first round a bit more difficult this year.

Rocky Top Talk Offers Insight On 2012 WNBA Draft Prospects Vicki Baugh, Glory Johnson & Shekinna Stricklen

After a season in which the Tennessee Lady Vols would seemingly sleepwalk through one game and then look like a contender in the fullest sense of the word in the very next, the long-term perspective from the guys at Rocky Top Talk on each of their three prospects and their development seemed to be a valuable complement to some of the statistical insights I have to offer.

2012 WNBA Draft Prospects: Top Five Rebounding Power Forwards

For NCAA power forwards, a player's offensive rebounding rate becomes a particularly valuable way to figure out which players were just pushing around college kids in the paint and who actually has that combination of athleticism and skill that makes for a strong pro prospect.

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