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EXCLUSIVE: Basketball legend Chamique Holdsclaw ties the knot!

She wed NBA executive Cara Wright on Saturday in a private ceremony in Tennessee.

Catchings says fantasy sports, FanDuel will increase WNBA interest

The former Indiana Fever superstar likes that all sports fans have more avenues to enjoy the WNBA game than ever before.

Tamika Catchings is excited about the Indiana Fever and their future

The Indiana Fever’s director of franchise development opens up about her new role and the bright future of the current team.

Diana Taurasi-BodyArmor partnership: A way to honor greatness

Narrated by Kobe Bryant, the spot for BodyArmor LYTE identifies as Taurasi’s greatness her unwavering commitment to getting better. Taurasi elaborated upon this during my interview with her on May 1, 2018.

Black History Month: A Penny for your thoughts

Los Angeles’ GM Penny Toler, has proven herself to be among the best as she enters her 19th season as general manager.

Truly an MVP

Sylvia Fowles was on a mission to win the title, so much so, she broke a record.

Minnesota Lynx climb back to top of WNBA’s mountain

An experienced Minnesota claims revenge over Los Angeles, winning the WNBA Championship title in Game 5 85-76.

Brunson puts Minnesota on her back

The Minnesota Lynx needed a wakeup call — Rebekkah Brunson provided it in Game 4.

Lynx take the fight to LA — and the Sparks didn’t respond

The Los Angeles Sparks were the favorites to win tonight, but the Minnesota Lynx set the tone — and the Sparks didn’t respond to the challenge.

Lakers All-Access: WNBA Finals Edition

Find out who the Los Angeles Lakers are picking to win the WNBA Finals series as well as hear some special messages for their hometown Sparks.

Exclusive: Candace Parker opens up — a lot

Swish Appeal contributing editor and book author Maria M. Cornelius checks in by phone with Candace Parker while the best player on the planet maneuvers in Los Angeles traffic.

Alana Beard gives fire to the L.A. Sparks defense

It’s no secret that Alana Beard sets the tone for the Sparks on the defensive side of the ball. Here’s what makes her so effective.

The chase for 4

With three teams poised to tie the all-time mark for WNBA championships, we ask who is the greatest team of them all.

Winner’s mentality

Diana Taurasi remains undefeated (11-0) in winner-take-all games in her playoff career with Phoenix.

Mystics find playoff magic

Kristi Toliver hit nine 3’s and combined with Elena Delle Donne for 50 points in the upset victory.

Advantage Sparks & Lynx?

LA and Minnesota are resting until the Semi-finals, will that advantage help again this season?

Glass cleaner

Jonquel Jones has been unstoppable on the boards — tonight she pulled down a career-high 22 rebounds.

Young star on the rise

Jonquel Jones is having a breakout season — and Connecticut is taking off behind her strong play.

Pros — and cons of WNBA being on a video game

With the women’s game entering the gaming world, how will that help the league?

Big step for WNBA

Here’s why the league being in a video game is a such a positive move.

Upset in Indy

Candice Dupree’s 31 points and shut-down Indiana defense halted Minnesota’s seven-game win streak.

Meesseman was unstoppable for Washington

Emma Meesseman did just about everything for Washington on Sunday in their showdown against Atlanta.

Sparks bounce back

Jantel Lavender and Riquna Williams played a big role in Los Angeles beating Seattle.

Dallas has its “Powers” now

Aerial Powers returned to the lineup for Dallas tonight and every ounce of her energy was welcomed.

WNBA All-Star: It’s Seattle’s time

"The Emerald City" is getting a chance to display its full shine as it hosts the 2017 WNBA All-Star Game.

Mercury lose Griner, fall to Minnesota

Minnesota entered Friday’s game with hopes of snapping Phoenix’s winning streak -- it did in pure domination.

Taurasi’s dagger 3s silence Atlanta

Diana Taurasi is known for hitting big shots — today she did it once again for Phoenix.

Franchise record tied by Stricklen

Connecticut’s Shekinna Stricklen helped her team get its 5th straight win thanks to her clutch shooting.

Phoenix stars derail Liberty

Brittney Griner and Diana Taurasi elevated their games to another level Sunday, combining for 50 points.

Williams, Sykes take over for Dream

Brittney Skyes and Elizabeth Williams turned Atlanta’s 2-point lead at halftime into a double-digits victory.

Lynx bench making a big impact

Minnesota’s bench outscored Los Angeles’ 33-19, thanks to Renee Montgomery’s breakout game.

Griner is a force to be reckoned with

In Brittney Griner’s last 2 games against top teams in the league, she combined for 17 points — tonight she had 30.