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Wilson, Stewart to star for USA in 2022 World Cup

The 2022 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup tips off this Wednesday, and Team USA will enter the competition aiming for its fourth consecutive gold medal. It will be favored to accomplish that goal, though things may be a little less certain than in years past.

2021-22 EuroLeague Women Final Four feature

And then there were four! The 2021-22 EuroLeague Women season concludes this weekend with the competition’s semifinal round and championship game. Perfumerias Avenida, ZVVZ USK Praha, Sopron Basket and Fenerbahçe Safiport are the competing teams.

EuroLeague Women: 2022 quarterfinals preview

The 2022 EuroLeague Women playoffs are underway and for the first time since 2018 a new champion will be crowned. Fenerbahçe Safiport, Perfumerias Avenida and ZVVZ USK Praha are the three teams most likely to win it all.

EuroLeague Women: Make-up games for week of Feb. 14, 2022

A handful of postponed EuroLeague Women games for the 2021-22 regular season still need to be made up, so FIBA has moved the postseason back to accommodate the make-ups. This week, Fenerbahçe Safiport takes aim at Beretta Famila Schio, which upset the Group B favorites earlier in the regular season.

EuroLeague Women: Week 14 preview

UMMC Ekaterinburg and Perfumerias Avenida played one of the highest-scoring games in EuroLeague history earlier this season. They’ll meet again in the final week of the 2021-22 regular season.

EuroLeague Women: Week 13 preview

We’re in the home stretch of the 2021-22 EuroLeague Women regular season, but COVID-19-related disruptions have made the remaining schedule a bit messy. It’s further complicated a tight playoff scenario in Group B, while Group A will need to wait until next week to determine its fourth and final postseason entry.

EuroLeague Women: Week 11 preview

ZVVZ USK Praha had a lengthy winning streak snapped by EuroLeague Women favorite UMMC Ekaterinburg last week, setting up a crucial matchup against Group A rival Perfumerias Avenida. We’re at the point in the season where every game is a must-win; which club will take control of the group’s second overall seed?

EuroLeague Women: Week 11 preview

COVID-19 has forced the postponement of several EuroLeague Women games as the competition resumes after its winter break. Week 11’s main attraction — a game between UMMC Ekaterinburg and ZVVZ USK Praha — will continue as scheduled, and it’s a matchup with massive playoff implications.

EuroLeague Women: Week 9 Preview

Fenerbahçe Safiport has risen to the top of Group B and Kayla McBride is a major reason why; the Minnesota Lynx sharpshooter is currently leading EuroLeague Women in scoring. McBride and Fenerbahçe will take on Kennedy Burke and Spar Girona in Week 9 of the 2021-22 EuroLeague Women regular season.

EuroLeague Women: It’s Ogunbowale vs. Davis in Week 9

Dynamo Kursk and Galatasaray enter Week 9 of EuroLeague Women action with .500 records. They’ll face off in a pivotal Group B matchup as Arike Ogunbowale, Kaela Davis and more big WNBA names take the court.

EuroLeague Women: Galatasaray, Fenerbahçe renew rivalry

With Satou Sabally back at full strength for Fenerbahçe and Kaela Davis in the fold for Galatasaray, both Turkish teams are loading up for what should be another epic EuroLeague Women game. Meanwhile, Michaela Onyenwere is set to make her debut for Spar Girona and ZVVZ USK Praha will seek revenge against BLMA.

EuroLeague Women: Copper leads Avenida against Ekaterinburg

Spanish EuroLeague Women club Perfumerias Avenida recently welcomed WNBA Finals MVP Kahleah Copper to its roster. Will Copper’s addition be enough for Avenida to topple a star-studded UMMC Ekaterinburg squad in the competition’s seventh week of group play?

EuroLeague Women: Week 5 preview

Kennedy Burke hasn’t been known for her scoring during her time in the WNBA, but she’s been lighting it up in EuroLeague Women for Spar Girona. Burke and Girona take on Tina Krajišnik, Riquna Williams and Galatasaray in the fifth week of the 2021-22 EuroLeague Women season.

EuroLeague Women: Week 4 preview

Brittney Griner joins Jonquel Jones, Emma Meesseman and Maria Vadeeva on UMMC Ekaterinburg, which faces its toughest test thus far in Alyssa Thomas, Brionna Jones and ZVVZ USK Praha. Elsewhere, Alina Iagupova and Fenerbahçe look to get back on track against Gabby Williams and Sopron Basket.

EuroLeague Women: Week 3 preview

Alyssa Thomas is back overseas, fully recovered from the Achilles injury that kept her out for most of the 2021 WNBA season. Both Thomas and her Connecticut Sun teammate Brionna Jones will play for Czech club ZVVZ USK Praha, which is expected to make big noise in EuroLeague Women.

EuroLeague Women: Week 2 Preview

In the first big in-season transaction of the 2021-22 EuroLeague Women season, Dynamo Kursk has re-signed Epiphanny Prince, who will be suiting up for the Russian club beginning in the competition’s second week of action.

EuroLeague Women: Week 1 Preview

The 2021-22 EuroLeague Women season is officially underway! While not all of the WNBA stars slated to play in the competition are with their respective teams yet, the league’s opening week still features some compelling matchups.

EuroLeague Women 2021-22 Primer

Following a shortened 2020-21 season impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, FIBA’s EuroLeague Women competition is back in business for 2021-22, and it will once again feature some of the biggest names in the WNBA. Here’s everything you need to know for the world’s premier women’s international basketball event.

Erica McCall releases “Bird’s Eye View” podcast

Washington Mystics forward Erica McCall is rebooting her podcast "Bird’s Eye View" and her sister, DeWanna Bonner of the Connecticut Sun, is set to be one of the guests for the new season. The podcast will focus on what life is like overseas for WNBA players.

France returns to semifinals

Despite winning just one game in group play, France women’s basketball proved that it can still perform on the biggest of stages, making clutch plays on both ends of the floor to defeat Spain in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics quarterfinals.

Checking in with Haley Jones, fresh off AmeriCup gold

The 2021 NCAA Tournament Final Four Most Outstanding Player, Haley Jones keeps a booked schedule focused on her present and future goals.

UMMC Ekaterinburg wins EuroLeague Women title

UMMC Ekaterinburg is once again on top of the EuroLeague Women hill after defeating Perfumerias Avenida to win the 2020-21 championship. Fenerbahçe bested Sopron Basket to finish third in the competition.

EuroLeague Women: Championship preview

All eyes will be on Russian superteam UMMC Ekaterinburg as it aims for its third-straight EuroLeague Women title. Can Perfumerias Avenida pull off the monumental upset?

EuroLeague Women Final Four preview

The EuroLeague Women Final Four features every club that went undefeated in the 2020-21 regular season. Unsurprisingly, UMMC Ekaterinburg and Fenerbahçe are among them, with Perfumerias Avenida and Sopron Basket rounding out the semifinal competitors.

EuroLeague Women: Final Four participants decided

A condensed, two-game format made the 2020-21 EuroLeague Women quarterfinals look a little different than usual, but for the giants of the league, it was business as usual. UMMC Ekaterinburg, Fenerbahçe, Sopron Basket and Perfumerias Avenida were all victorious and now prepare for the EuroLeague Women Final Four.

EuroLeague Women: 2020-21 Quarterfinals preview

The 2020-21 EuroLeague Women quarterfinals begin this week, and there are plenty of interesting matchups in store. Chief among them is the renewal of the rivalry between two esteemed Turkish clubs: Galatasaray and Fenerbahçe.

EuroLeague Women: Arike, Dynamo clinch final playoff seed

Dynamo Kursk earned a trip to the EuroLeague Women playoffs on the final day of group play, defeating Izmit Belediyespor to secure Group A’s second playoff seed. The EuroLeague Women postseason will begin on March 17.

EuroLeague Women: Three teams go undefeated in group play

From several teams finishing group play with perfect records to an achingly close playoff race in Group C, the second hub of regular-season EuroLeague Women action had it all.

EuroLeague Women: Who to watch for this week

The 2020-21 EuroLeague Women season has resumed! UMMC Ekaterinburg and Fenerbahçe have predictably started strong, though it’s Gabby Williams, Briann January and Sopron Basket who have already clinched a playoff spot.

Recap: Sun stars Brionna Jones and Alyssa Thomas dazzled, forced three-way tie in EuroLeague Women Group B

Through the first hub of games in the condensed 2020-21 EuroLeague Women season, LDLC ASVEL Féminin, ZVVZ USK Praha and Fenerbahçe Oznur Kablo are in a three-way tie for Group B. Perfumerias Avenida, UMMC Ekaterinburg and Sopron Basket, meanwhile, are undefeated atop their respective groups.

Recap: Jonquel Jones, Ekat highlight Thursday EuroLeague Women wins

Jonquel Jones led all scorers with 21 points in UMMC Ekaterinburg’s blowout of Spar Girona. Four of her teammates joined her in double-digit offense. Satou Sabally again led Fenerbahçe to victory. And Marine Johannes’ 38 points were not enough to get Lyon past Praha.

Preview: Fenerbahçe, Ekaterinburg seek 3-0 EuroLeague Women records

The December hub of EuroLeague Women regular-season games finishes on Friday, and it’s to no one’s surprise that Fenerbahçe and UMMC Ekaterinburg have been the cream of the crop.