WNBA’s 25 Most Defining Milestones

WNBA’s 25 Most Defining Milestones

Before the WNBA had even formed, Sheryl Swoopes was a basketball legend. She’d already won an NCAA championship and was rocking her own Nike signature shoe, the Air Swoopes, during Team USA’s gold medal run at the 1996 Olympics, but she wasn’t done...
Cynthia Cooper Is the WNBA’s Unsung Star

Cynthia Cooper Is the WNBA’s Unsung Star

It’s a rainy, overcast Friday morning in Houston in mid-April. Heavy clouds are mixed with H-Town’s famously sticky humidity. It’s downright dreary outside.  But inside the H&PE Arena on the campus of Texas Southern University—a historically Black school that...
Gabby Williams wanted out of Chicago in April

Gabby Williams wanted out of Chicago in April

Days before Sky coach and general manager James Wade trimmed his roster to 11 players ahead of the 2021 WNBA season, he put forward Gabby Williams on the full-season suspended list. Three days later, Williams was traded to the Los Angeles Sparks for rookie Stephanie...