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  1. WNBA, Australian star Lauren Jackson announcing retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Swish Appeal

    As reported by the Canberra Times , Lauren Jackson met with her teammates Wednesday to inform them she has decided to step away from the game and would make it official on Thursday with an announcement at the Australian Institute of Sport . With her retirement coming sooner then she may have initially wanted, Jackson will not be able to go for her fifth Olympic Games this summer in Rio to play for a gold medal.

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  2. Australian Opals great Lauren Jackson expected to retire from international playRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Age

    Basketball Australia has scheduled a "major team announcement" at the Opals' training camp in Canberra where the 34-year-old is expected to confirm her knee problems will not be resolved in time for the Rio Olympics and will end her international career. Jackson has previously said she wanted a final WNBA and even a swan song WNBL season but her club-level plans remain unconfirmed and may not be resolved on Thursday.

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  3. Newsmakers: Former Arizona State coach Herb Sendek hired at Santa Clara - Tue, 29 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... a media conference on Thursday amid speculation that former WNBA Most Valuable Player and Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson will retire. Booked Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones , who trains in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been ...

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  4. Lauren Jackson to face media amid retirement speculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Basketball Australia has scheduled a media conference on Thursday amid speculation that former WNBA Most Valuable Player and Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson will retire. The four-time Olympic medalist has been pushing to regain her fitness in time to play for Australia at this year's Rio de Janeiro Games after successive knee surgeries and complications.

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  5. Cambage, Tolo back in Australian Opals' finalists for RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Swish Appeal

    Marianna Tolo and Liz Cambage are part of the 27-player pool of the Australian Opals for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Also part of the finalists is Seattle Storm legend Lauren Jackson.

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  6. Lauren Jackson named to Australian squad to prepare for RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Former WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson has been named in a 27-player squad for what could be her fifth Olympics for Australia at Rio de Janeiro in August. Basketball Australia said Thursday the squad would later be cut to 20 players which will participate in four selection camps from March to July.

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  7. Lauren Jackson to wait until March to decide on Rio GamesRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... to 11 games with an 81-75 victory over TCU on Wednesday night. MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Former WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson will wait until March to make a final decision on whether to play in her fifth Olympics for Australia. The 34-year-old former ...

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  8. Lauren Jackson to wait until March to decide on Rio GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    Former WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson will wait until March to make a final decision on whether to play in her fifth Olympics for Australia. The 34-year-old former Seattle Storm forward has been struggling with a right knee injury and spent time in hospital last month.

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  9. Former Storm star Jackson still hoping to play in OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Former Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson will wait until March to make a final decision on whether to play in her fifth Olympics for Australia. The 34-year-old has been struggling with a right knee injury and spent time in a hospital last month.

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  10. What will it be for Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop - WNBL or EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Age

    ... tour in 2016. Her potential departure would be a changing of the guard at the Capitals, with Jess Bibby and Lauren Jackson to retire and skipper Carly Wilson also weighing up whether to play on. Bishop has a hectic schedule for this year, flying to ...

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  11. Lauren Jackson's recovery from knee surgery hits setbackRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | USA Today

    Lauren Jackson's recovery from knee surgery hits setback Lauren Jackson's recovery from knee surgery, goal of playing in 5th Olympics hits setback Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1HlvkCz MELBOURNE, Australia - Three-time WNBA Most Valuable Player Lauren Jackson has hit a setback in her goal to play for Australia at the 2016 Summer Olympics and may consider retirement. Jackson, 34, who just sat out a third straight WNBA season with the Seattle Storm after knee surgery, will be off the court until at least January after her knee reacted badly to an increased training workload.

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  12. Christilaw: Wrestling makes room for athletes of all sizes - Wed, 13 Jan 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Delle Donne (6-5) and enjoyed the career of Moscow's Andrea Lloyd-Curry (6-2). I miss the Seattle Storm's Lauren Jackson (6-5), and I still remember how dominant the 5-10 Nancy Lieberman was during her incredible college and professional careers and ...

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  13. Canberra Capitals confirm basketballer Lauren Jackson released from WNBL contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | ABC News

    The Canberra Capitals have confirmed Lauren Jackson has been released from her contract with the WNBL side, due to an ongoing knee injury. The 34-year-old has been struggling with a chronic knee injury, but is still hoping to make the Opals side for the Rio Olympics.

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  14. 15 fresh faces of Washington sports in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... for 628 yards and six TDs. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 draft did something the Storm's Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson never did - earn WNBA Rookie of the Year - despite asking to come off the bench to start the season as she adjusted to the pro ...

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  15. Lauren Jackson released from Canberra Capitals contract: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | ABC News

    The career of basketball star Lauren Jackson could be over with reports the 34-year-old has been released from her lucrative WNBL deal with the Canberra Capitals. She was in the final year of her contract, but according to Fairfax reports has been released by the team.

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  16. Lauren Jackson's recovery from knee surgery hits setback - Tue, 24 Nov 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Three-time WNBA Most Valuable Player Lauren Jackson has hit a setback in her goal to play for Australia at the 2016 Summer Olympics and may consider retirement. Jackson, 34, who just sat out a third straight WNBA season with the Seattle Storm after knee surgery, will be off MELBOURNE, Australia - Three-time WNBA Most Valuable Player Lauren Jackson has hit a setback in her goal to play for Australia at the 2016 Summer Olympics and may consider retirement.

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  17. Canberra Capitals play down Lauren Jackson injury setback after another lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Age

    The Canberra Capitals take on the South East Queensland Stars in Round Three of the WNBL at the AIS Arena in Bruce. Photo: Melissa Adams Canberra Capitals coach Carrie Graf insists Lauren Jackson's latest setback with her knee isn't a big issue, adamant if surgery is required it will be at the minor end of the scale.

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  18. WNBL: Canberra Capitals star Abby Bishop remains in bench role in her return from injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... put ourselves too far behind." In promising news, Graf said the Capitals were expecting to have star centre Lauren Jackson return for next Thursday night's home game against the SEQ Stars at the AIS Arena. "We're hopeful she will play some minutes ...

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  19. Where's the Storm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... the injury. Bishop signed with her hometown Canberra Capitals this month and should play this fall alongside Lauren Jackson. Alysha Clark: The fourth-year Storm forward is headed back to Israel where she helped Maccabi Ashdod win back-to-back ...

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  20. Slow and steady to do the trick in Canberra Capital Abby Bishop's injury rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | The Age

    Abby Bishop is confident she and Lauren Jackson will overcome injury and rediscover the devastating front court partnership which helped Canberra Capitals dominate the WNBL. The sight of Bishop fronting media on Wednesday while Jackson did shooting drills would be a huge relief for Canberra, who were reeling after the late withdrawals of Belgian centre Ann Wauters and Dandenong recruit Kathleen MacLeod.

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