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2023 WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart. Photo: WNBA. New York Liberty forward Breanna Stewart is the 2023 WNBA Most Valuable Player the league announced today. She is the first MVP in Liberty franchise history. This is Stewart’s second WNBA MVP honor. She is the eighth player in league history to win the award multiple times, joining
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The WNBA announced the following today: The WNBA announced today that it has rescinded the Las Vegas Aces’ 2025 first-round draft pick for violating league rules regarding impermissible player benefits and suspended Las Vegas head coach Becky Hammon for two games without pay for violating league and team Respect in the Workplace policies. Due to
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DALLAS – With the backdrop of a sell-out crowd at American Airlines Center, LSU won its first-ever national championship with a 102-85 victory over Iowa Sunday afternoon.  Guard Jasmine Carsons’s prolific shooting in the second quarter propelled the Tigers to the title under the leadership of second-year head coach Kim Mulkey. The win marked the
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March 17, 2023 (Stanford, CA) – Ole Miss vs. Gonzaga in the first round of the NCAA tournament. Photos: © Baranduin Briggs, all rights reserved. No. 8 Ole Miss Rebels (24-8, 11-5 SEC) vs. No. 1 Stanford (29-5, 15-3 PAC-12) 6:30 p.m. PT, Maples Pavilion, Stanford, CA TV: ESPN (Roy Philpott, Brooke Weisbrod) Audio: Ole Miss
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This slideshow requires JavaScript. March 15, 2023 (Stanford, CA) – Sacred Heart postgame after beating Southern U. in the First Four of the NCAA Tournament. Photos: © Baranduin Briggs, all rights reserved. Stanford, CA – “What a day. What a game. We are so excited. I am so proud of our team’s effort.” Sacred Heart
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Photo: Alabama Men’s Basketball/Twitter Alabama basketball star Brandon Miller is receiving All-American honors after a controversial freshman season that saw the 6-foot-9 NBA prospect linked to a murder of a young single mother on January 15. Miller was named to the AP’s First Team on Tuesday, joining Purdue’s Zach Edey, Houston’s Marcus Sasser, Kansas’ Jalen
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After an unbeaten run of results for Caledonia Gladiators, Head Coach Gareth Murray has won the Kevin Cadle Molten BBL Coach of the Month award for February, the first such award for the 38-year-old Scot in his third year coaching, after he retired from playing at the end of last season. Going 5-0, the highlight
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The WNBA announced today that the first WNBA Canada Game is set for Saturday, May 13, in Toronto, at Scotiabank Arena, the home of the NBA’s Toronto Raptors. The game marks the league’s first-ever preseason game north of the U.S. border. The Minnesota Lynx, with two Canadian natives on its roster, Natalie Achonwa and Bridget
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Apr 10, 2021; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Washington Wizards forward Chandler Hutchison (1) against the Phoenix Suns at Phoenix Suns Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Just four years after being drafted, a former NBA player is walking away from the game. Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported Wednesday that former first-round
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Last season’s Wade Trophy winner, Aliyah Boston (South Carolina), headlines the candidates for the 2023 Wade Trophy. Presented by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBC), the honor goes to the best player in women’s college basketball. Sixteen other players are on the list including 2022 WBCA Coaches’ All-Americans Cameron Brink and Haley Jones of Stanford,
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7DAYS EuroCupVeolia Towers Hamburg 75-103 London Lions (18-23, 41-55, 59-73)(Hamburg – Meisner 19, Childs 19, Woodard 12; Lions – Zubcic 22, Dekker 19, Koufos 18) Ryan Schmidt’s London Lions managed to secure their second win of the 7DAYS EuroCup season and the first ever in their history away from home, after thrashing Veolia Hamburg Towers
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BBL ChampionshipBristol Flyers 89-79 Caledonia Gladiators (23-10, 46-26, 70-55)(Flyers – Mahan 19, Olison 18, King 16; Gladiators – Sloan 37, Onwas 15, Tape 11) BBL ChampionshipNewcastle Eagles 74-79 Surrey Scorchers (16-18, 31-38, 51-50)(Eagles – Hamlet 18, Johnson 16, Everett 13; Scorchers – Martin 20, Wang 19, Taylor 15) BBL ChampionshipLeicester Riders 89-85 Cheshire Phoenix (17-17, 38-40, 67-61)(Riders – Whelan
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Notre Dame will hold the first annual Citi Shamrock Classic in St. Louis on Nov. 12 with a matchup against the California Golden Bears. The game features a homecoming of the head coaches. Notre Dame’s Niele Ivey and Cal’s Charmin Smith grew up in St. Louis. From the Notre Dame release: Held in St. Louis
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CHICAGO (Aug. 17, 2022) – New York Liberty guard Sabrina Ionescu. Photo: Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images. Twitter thread recap The New York Liberty (1-0) stunned the Chicago Sky (0-1), 98-91 on the road, to open the WNBA playoffs Wednesday night. Natasha Howard and Sabrina Ionescu led the charge to take down the defending champions
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The first signing of Head Coach Marc Steutel’s reign at the helm of the Newcastle Eagles sees proven forward Rowell Graham-Bell arriving to give power and scoring ability to what will be a new-look Eagles side. The 6’6” former Plymouth City Patriots star swoops into the Vertu Motors Arena for the 2022-23 season after an excellent BBL campaign
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