5 October 2022
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Brittney Griner, detained in Russia, was the MVP of the WNBA’s All-Star Weekend

Both All-Star squads played the second half wearing Brittney Griner’s No. 42 in solidarity.Photo: Getty Images CHICAGO — Some things are impossible to ignore. With four circles placed on the court, for the first time in WNBA All-Star Game history, a 4-pointer was a real thing. And for much of the first quarter it seemed […]

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Tina Charles hops from Mercury to Storm

Tina CharlesPhoto: Getty Images Superteams are having a tough go of it in 2022. Tina Charles’ “contract divorce” with the Phoenix Mercury was the type of clean, drama-free breakaway from an underwhelming superteam Kyrie Irving could only dream of. Charles, 34, is at the tail end of her prime and reportedly upset with her role […]

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ESPN’s new 30 for 30 ‘Dream On’ looks at the gold-or-bust women’s USA Basketball teams

USA Basketball’s 1996 women’s dream team.Photo: Getty Images The great Reese Bobby admitted that he didn’t think through the only advice that he ever gave his son in Talladega Nights the Ballad of Ricky Bobby. “If you ain’t first, you’re last,” doesn’t even make sense. As Reese said after getting thrown out of Applebees, “you […]

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Sue Bird to retire at end of the season.

Sue Bird’s next stop will be the Hall of Fame.Image: Getty Images Sue Bird announced today that this WNBA season will be her last after 21 years in the league. She was drafted first overall in 2002 to the Seattle Storm, where she has remained throughout her two-decade career, during which she was a 12-time […]

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