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News on WNBA Women's Basketball continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

4 hrs ago | WNBA

Back in Black

With the beginning of the 2014 WNBA season right around the corner, the New York Liberty have a lot to look forward to: a return to Madison Square Garden, the recent acquisition of 2012 WNBA Most Valuable Player Tina Charles, and a new away uniform, one to generate nostalgia among those who have been fans since the team's inception.

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8 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

WNBA player comes back to Wilmington to coach kids clinic

WNBA player Tamera Young from the Chicago Sky came back to the Port City on Thursday to host a skills clinic for kids.

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10 hrs ago | Swish Appeal

Diamond DeShields to transfer from UNC

Diamond DeShields has decided to transfer from UNC. It had been rumored for the past couple of weeks, but now it's official.

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15 hrs ago | Security Systems News

Brothers to do $250,000 upgrade at NBA practice facility

ELK RIVER, Minn.-Brother's Fire Protection, based here, received a $250,000 fire sprinkler renovation and upgrade contract for a new practice facility for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx, which are NBA and WNBA teams respectively.

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19 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

Stefanie Dolson, Bria Hartley Get High Praise From New Coach, Mike Thibault

During his decade coaching the Connecticut Sun , Mike Thibault learned to appreciate the professional readiness of many UConn players on WNBA Draft day.

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Related Topix: Tina Charles, Kara Lawson, Sports, More Sports, Connecticut Sun, NCAA Sports, NCAA Women's Basketball, University of Connecticut NCAA, Connecticut Huskies Women's Basketball, Crystal Langhorne, Monique Currie

23 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Bussie to play for Lynx in WNBA

On Monday, the West Virginia womens' basketball star was selected by the Minnesota Lynx with the 15th overall pick in the WNBA draft.

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Related Topix: Monica Wright, Seimone Augustus, Maya Moore, Sports, More Sports, Minnesota Lynx, NCAA Women's Basketball, West Virginia University NCAA, West Virginia Mountaineers Women's Basketball, NCAA Sports, Lsu Tigers Women's Basketball, Louisiana State University NCAA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

El Paso Times

UTEP women's basketball: Miners sign power forward

EL PASO TIMES Former UTEP basketball player Kayla Thornton talks about her invitation to attend the WNBA's Washington Mystics training camp beginning April 26. Wednesday represented a metaphorical changing of the guard for the UTEP women's basketball team, and a literal changing of the post.

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WLBT-TV Jackson

Sun take Ogwumike with top pick in WNBA draft

Minutes after taking Chiney Ogwumike with the top pick in the WNBA draft Monday night, the Sun made a blockbuster deal to trade 2012 MVP Tina Charles to the New York Liberty.

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WDRB-TV Louisville

Shoni Schimmel talks about WNBA draft

LOUISVILLE - We're finally hearing what was going through Shoni Schimmel's mind the moment she was drafted into the WNBA.

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Examiner.com

Lynx put on 'tan,' deal Rodgers to Liberty

Free agent signing Tan White would likely spell Minnesota's primary guard rotation of Seimone Augustus, Lindsay Whalen and Monica Wright.

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Related Topix: Monica Wright, Lindsay Whalen, Seimone Augustus, Rachel Jarry, Amber Harris, Sports, More Sports, Minnesota Lynx

Double G Sports

Liberty Trades for Charles, Serious About Championsha ip Run

Bill Laimbeer has two areas that are apparent about him. One, he believes in big players.

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Examiner.com

Brittney Griner's memoir 'In My Skin' exposes homophobia at Baylor

Brittney Griner #42 of the Phoenix Mercury during Game Two of the WNBA semifinal playoffs against the Los Angeles Sparks at US Airways Center on September 21, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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The Baltimore Sun

Mystics swap former Maryland standouts in trade

The Washington Mystics acquired forward Tianna Hawkins and guard Bria Hartley from the Seattle Storm in exchange for forward Crystal Langhorne on Monday, the day of the WNBA draft.

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Related Topix: Crystal Langhorne, Sports, More Sports, Washington Mystics, Maryland High School Basketball News, High School Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, University of Notre Dame NCAA, NCAA Sports, Notre Dame Fighting Irish Women's Basketball

Tue Apr 15, 2014

NBC29

Kirby Burkholder Signs with Washington Mystics

Kirby Burkholder will have a chance to play at the next level, as the former JMU and Turner Ashby basketball star has signed a free agent contract with the Washington Mystics of the WNBA.

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WNBA

New York Liberty Reveal New Uniforms

The New York Liberty unveiled new uniforms during last night's WNBA Draft that the team will wear in the upcoming 2014 season when they return to the transformed Madison Square Garden.

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El Paso Times

UTEP forward Kayla Thornton to attend WNBA training camp

UTEP forward Kayla Thornton celebrates after the Miners defeated Colorado Friday night at the Don Haskins.

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Rock Hill Herald

Rock Hill's Douglas signs with WNBA's Seattle Storm

Douglas, who grew up in Rock Hill and started her high school career at South Pointe before transferring to Hickory Grove Baptist in Charlotte, was not drafted in the three-round WNBA Draft Monday evening but signed with Seattle shortly after.

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KTUL-TV Tulsa

Shock Select Odyssey Sims With Second Pick

The Tulsa Shock have selected guard Odyssey Sims with the second overall pick in the WNBA Draft.

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The Washington Post

Mysticsa top draft pick once gave President Obama bunny ears

The Washington Mystics selected U-Conn. center Stefanie Dolson with the No. 6 pick in last night's WNBA draft and then traded for her college roommate, Bria Hartley, who was drafted one pick later by the Seattle Storm.

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Related Topix: Crystal Langhorne, Sports, More Sports, Washington Mystics, Entertainment

Huskers.com

Hooper Taken 13th By Tulsa

All-American Jordan Hooper became the third Husker in the last five years taken in the top 13 picks of the WNBA Draft, when she was chosen by the Tulsa Shock with first pick of the second round of the 2014 WNBA Draft on Monday.

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