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2 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

6 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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Related Topix: Natasha Lacy, Sports, More Sports, Washington Mystics

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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Related Topix: Tina Charles, Sports, More Sports, New York Liberty

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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Related Topix: Atlanta Dream, Sports, More Sports

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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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, New York Liberty, Tina Charles

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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Related Topix: Meredith Alexis, Sports, More Sports, Washington Mystics, NCAA Sports, James Madison Dukes Women's Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball, James Madison University NCAA

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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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Seattle Storm

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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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tulsa Shock, Big-12 Football, NCAA Sports, Oklahoma High School Football, Oklahoma High School Basketball News, High School Basketball, Oklahoma High School Sports, High School Football, High School Sports, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Basketball

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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Mon Apr 14, 2014

USC Trojans

USC's Cassie Harberts Selected In Second Round of WNBA Draft

USC forward Cassie Harberts has been drafted in the second round of the 2014 WNBA Draft, coming in as the No.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Atlanta Dream

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: Michelle Plouffe, Harry Ainlay grad & 4-year star for...

How about this? Edmonton's Michelle Plouffe, a four-year standout at the University of Utah, and a Harry Ainlay grad, was selected 19th overall in the 2014 WNBA Draft on Monday night by the Seattle Storm.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, Michelle Plouffe, Summer Olympics, More Sports, Seattle Storm, Natalie Achonwa, NCAA Women's Basketball, NCAA Sports, Utah Utes Women's Basketball, University of Utah NCAA

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Plaisance chosen by Tulsa Shock in 2014 WNBA Draft

UNCASVILLE, Conn. Theresa Plaisance was selected with the 27th pick by the Tulsa Shock during Monday's WNBA Draft held at the Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino.

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Related Topix: Elaine Powell, Temeka Johnson, Sports, More Sports, Tulsa Shock, Allison Hightower, Sylvia Fowles, Louisiana State University NCAA, NCAA Sports, Lsu Tigers Women's Basketball, NCAA Women's Basketball

The Wichita Eagle

Phoenix picks Tiffany Bias in second round of WNBA Draft

Tiffany Bias didn't spend the WNBA Draft pacing back and forth somewhere in Stillwater, Okla., waiting for her name to be called on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Diana Taurasi, Sports, More Sports, Phoenix Mercury, Erin Phillips, Indiana Fever, Tina Charles

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