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WNBA Women's Basketball Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. WNBA Player Reads Mean Tweets, Proves Sexism Is Alive And WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Switched

    Chicago Sky player Elena Delle Donne made headlines for her impressive performance at a recent game. Haters on Twitter don't care about that, though.

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  2. Portland Fire mulls burn ban that would include fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Oregonian reports dry, hot weather had Portland firefighters responding to 80 fires over the weekend compared to three the same time before Independence Day last year. Portland Fire & Rescue Lt.

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  3. David - Doc' O'Connor Named MSG President and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | SFGate

    The Madison Square Garden Company on Tuesday announced that David "Doc" O'Connor has officially been named president and chief executive officer, effective July 15. TheWrap exclusively reported last week that this appointment was coming; O'Connor replaces Tad Smith in the top role. O'Connor departs Creative Artists Agency after three-plus decades at the worldwide entertainment and sports agency, becoming the first departing senior partner since private equity firm TPG bought a majority stake in October 2014.

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  4. Vegas Play of the Day: New York Liberty at Chicago SkyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Here's the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point . Our three sports writers started with a $10,000 bankroll - fictional, of course.

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  5. Where can I set off fireworks this Fourth of July?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KATU-TV Portland

    SANDY, Ore. The hot, dry start to summer has several counties issuing burn bans a week ahead of the Fourth of July weekend.

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  6. Spotlight: Tulsa Shock, Connecticut Sun on the riseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Swish Appeal

    The Tulsa Shock and Connecticut Sun are the league's hottest teams. It may be surprising for some but the reason why they're on a roll is simple: both teams are playing solid basketball.

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  7. The Madison Square Garden Company Names David O'Connor President and Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BroadcastNewsroom

    The Madison Square Garden Company today announced that David "Doc" O'Connor has been named president and chief executive officer, effective July 15. Mr. O'Connor joins the company after spending the last three decades at Creative Artists Agency , where he played a critical role in helping build one of the most respected talent and sports agencies in the world. As MSG's president and CEO, Mr. O'Connor will be responsible for setting the Company's overall strategic vision, as well as for the advancement of its sports, media and entertainment businesses.

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  8. Diggins Out with Knee Injury - Hopefully not for longRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Swish Appeal

    The Tulsa Shock just issued a press release saying that Skylar Diggins won't be traveling on the four-game road trip due to a knee injury sustained in the last minute of the game against Seattle on Sunday. Fingers crossed this is not a serious injury.

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  9. Shock Standout Benched With Knee SprainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year left Sunday night's game versus the Seattle Storm with 44 seconds left on the clock. The team tells Channel 8 Diggins did not travel to Seattle and will not be on the Shock's four-game road trip so she can be evaluated.

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  10. The Philadelphia Inquirer Mike Jensen columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Erie Times News

    Elena Delle Donne, pride of Delaware, hit a new frontier, scoring 45 points last week for the Chicago Sky. It was her second 40-point game of the young WNBA season.

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  11. ND grad, WNBA star Skylar Diggins out with knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    Tulsa Shock guard and Notre Dame graduate Skylar Diggins will miss Tuesday night's game in Seattle due to a knee sprain she suffered in Sunday night's game versus the Storm at the BOK Center. Diggins, the 2014 WNBA Most Improved Player of the Year award recipient, left the game with 44 seconds remaining on the clock and did not return.

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  12. Sugar too sweet for Sparks; Rodgers shines as Liberty fend off Toliver explosionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Swish Appeal

    Kristi Toliver returned to the Los Angeles Sparks and exploded for 30, but the New York Liberty drew big-time performances from Sugar Rodgers and Tina Charles to come up on top, 79-70 at the Madison Square Garden. Kristi Toliver returned to the Sparks roster, after a tour of duty with the Slovakian national team; that competed in the 2015 EuroBasket Women.

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  13. Rookie Tokashiki coming on strong for StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Japan Times

    Despite her team's poor start, Seattle Storm forward Ramu Tokashiki has been a bright spot for the WNBA club in the early going this season. The 191-cm forward, who signed with the Storm in April, had consecutive season-high scoring performances over the weekend.

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  14. WNBA scoring leader Delle Donne seeks more respect for women's sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Philly.com

    Indiana Fever guard Briann January is fouled by Chicago Sky forward Elena Dell Donne during the second half of Game 2 of the WNBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal series, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, in Indianapolis.

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  15. Weather will affect decision on Multnomah County burn banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KATU-TV Portland

    It's too early to know whether an amended burn ban in Multnomah County will change before the holiday weekend. Portland Fire & Rescue's Lt.

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  16. Brittney Griner, Phoenix Mercury re-adjusting on the flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Arizona Republic

    The Mercury are getting used to having 6-foot-8 Brittney Griner back in the lineup, a challenge not only for opponents but for themselves. Brittney Griner, Phoenix Mercury re-adjusting on the fly The Mercury are getting used to having 6-foot-8 Brittney Griner back in the lineup, a challenge not only for opponents but for themselves.

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  17. Newcomer Jasmine Thomas has been crucial to Sun's early successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Day

    Connecticut's Jasmine Thomas, left, battles Los Angeles' Temeka Johnson for a loose ball during their game on Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena. Thomas and the Sun will try to win their eighth straight game on Tuesday at home against the Indiana Fever.

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  18. Six Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame members to be inducted Oct. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Sonny Allen, head coach of the Women's National Basketball Association team the Sacramento Monarchs watches as his team takes on the Washington Mystics at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C., on Friday, July 2, 1999.

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  19. Burn Bans Issued Including FireworksRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | KXL-AM Portland

    With the heat and extremely dry conditions across the Pacific Northwest, burning bans are being enforced in many areas and that includes fireworks. You're urged to attend one of the fireworks shows instead of having one at home because the threat is just too severe.

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  20. Tulsa Shock: Williams' late jumper gives Shock 8th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | NewsOK.com

    Riquna Williams' step-back jumper put Tulsa up by two with 10.9 seconds left, and the Shock held off the Seattle Storm 93-89 on Sunday to tie the franchise record with their eighth straight victory. FILE - In this June 21, 2015, file phot,o Tulsa Shock guard Skylar Diggins drives the ball around Minnesota Lynx's guard Jennifer O'Neill during the first half of a WNBA basketball game in Minneapolis.

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