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 Two-time WNBA MVP, five-time WNBA All-Star and two-time WNBA champion A’ja Wilson of the Las Vegas Aces and 2024 No. 1 overall draft pick Caitlin Clark of the Indiana Fever lead the voting after the first round of fan returns for 2024 All-Star Game. Wilson currently leads the league in scoring (27.9 points per game) and rebounding (11.3
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With a heroic effort as two of its starters sat out due to injury, the Las Vegas Aces beat the New York Liberty 70-69 in a closely fought Game Four to win the 2023 WNBA championship Wednesday night in Brooklyn. The win sealed back-to-back titles for the franchise. Forward A’ja Wilson earned the Finals MVP
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2023 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year, A’ja Wilson. Photo: WNBA. Las Vegas Aces center A’ja Wilson is the 2023 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year. A 6-4 sixth-year league veteran, Wilson also earned the honor last season. This season she garnered 32 votes from a national panel of 60 sportswriters and broadcasters. Connecticut Sun
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Topline NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hinted, once again, at expanding the country’s second-biggest pro league Sunday night, marking one of Silver’s most direct confirmations the league is looking to branch out beyond its current 30 teams, as speculation builds around two new teams in Seattle and Las Vegas. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hinted at expanding
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How to Read Futures Odds The WNBA season is set to kick off tomorrow, May 19 with four games. With a stacked roster that includes the additions of veterans Candace Parker and Alysha Clark, the Las Vegas Aces are the favorites to win the 2023 championship according to major sportsbooks. FanDuel, BetMGM, and DraftKings all
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The WNBA announced the following today: The WNBA announced today that it has rescinded the Las Vegas Aces’ 2025 first-round draft pick for violating league rules regarding impermissible player benefits and suspended Las Vegas head coach Becky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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May 8, 2022 (Las Vegas, NV) – A’ja Wilson. Photo: Ethan Miller//Getty Images. The Las Vegas Aces announced a “first-of-its-kind” practice and team headquarters facility this week. The venue opens just in time for the beginning of 2023 training camp sessions which begin on April 30. While the Seattle Storm announced a dedicated practice site
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Swish Appeal has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Swish Appeal and SB Nation may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our guiding principles. ACES CHAMPIONSHIP GEAR The Las Vegas Aces are WNBA champions! Celebrate with “Viva Las Champs,” “Raise the Stakes,” “Finals Gawd” or “A’ja/Chelsea
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Aces beat Sky in Second Annual Commissioner’s Cup This slideshow requires JavaScript. Twitter recap The Las Vegas Aces defeated the Chicago Sky 93-83 in the second annual Commissioner’s Cup Championship Tuesday evening at Wintrust Arena. With four players in double figures, the Aces led by as much as 23 points in the wire-to-wire victory. Chelsea
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The Las Vegas rehauled their front office this offseason, bringing in Becky Hammon as head coach and Natalie Williams as general manager to replace Bill Laimbeer and Dan Padover, respectively. They also lost veterans Liz Cambage and Angel McCoughtry in free agency. Those are dramatic changes for a team that finished with the second-best record
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