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Diana Taurasi scored 22 and Candice Dupree added 19 to help the Phoenix Mercury win their 13th straight game and clinch a playoff berth with an 89-71 victory over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night.
Indiana Fever fall to Chicago Sky 60-57 Fever make just 9-of-20 free throws Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1mC4Yeg Indiana Fever forward Erlana Larkins with a pass against the Chicago Sky inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Indianapolis.
Kayla McBride scored 23 points and the San Antonio Stars overcame career-highs by Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins to beat the Tulsa Shock 95-93 on Tuesday night.
The Atlanta Dream return from the All-Star Break Tuesday night as they face the defending WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx in a rematch of last season's Finals.
With a roster that includes seven players who are rookies or in their second year, the Washington Mystics predictably endured plenty of uneven play during the first half of the season.
In a year where the talent has continued its uptick, the All-Star break arrived with nine of the 12 WNBA squads under the .500 mark.
Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has been named the WNBA's Western Conference Player of the Week for the second consecutive week.
So the team's general manager and executive vice president decided to make a coaching change and let Carol Ross go over the weekend.
In this Aug. 31, 2002, file photo, Los Angeles Sparks' Lisa Leslie celebrates after the Sparks beat the New York Liberty 69-66 in Game 2 to win the WNBA Finals championship in Los Angeles.
The 2014 All-Star Game magnified the transition the WNBA is currently going through, as the younger talent continued to outshine the more familiar names.
With a spark from Brittney Griner, in the form of her second dunk of the year, the Phoenix Mercury continued on its roll.
Carol Ross has been fired as coach of the slumping Los Angeles Sparks, and will be replaced by general manager Penny Toler for the rest of the season.
Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime.
Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie headlines the 2015 women's basketball Hall of Fame induction class announced Saturday.
The desert is a perfect place for this year's WNBA All-Star Game. It's where the most dominating basketball in the league has been played this season.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 01:44 am
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