The inaugural Commissioner's Cup is an in-season competition in which all 12 WNBA teams compete for a $500,000 prize pool.
— Crystal Dangerfield was 4 of 5 from 3-point range and finished with 16 points and Minnesota beat the Los Angeles Sparks 80-64 on Saturday night, spoiling the return of Lynx great — and current Sparks assistant coach — Seimone Augustus.
Seimone Augustus and Rebekkah Brunson, key players on the Minnesota Lynx teams that won four WNBA titles between 2011 and 2017, will have their jersey numbers retired during the 2022 season.
The Lynx won their first title the year they drafted Maya Moore. But Seimone Augustus was the catalyst whose selflessness made it all work in Minnesota.
— Tina Charles had 20 points and 10 rebounds to pass Lisa Leslie for second on the WNBA's double-double list, helping the Washington Mystics beat the Los Angeles Sparks 89-71 on Thursday night.
After a handful of buzzer-beaters this season, we debate who you want taking the potential game winner. Plus, we name our top moments of Seimone Augustus' career.
The Aces don't have the league's best mark. They didn't go undefeated last week. But when they're playing well, they're the top team in the WNBA.
— Erica Wheeler scored a season-high 22 points while Amanda Zahui B added 13 points and 10 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Chicago Sky 68-63 on Saturday.
— Kristi Toliver scored 22 points, Bria Holmes had 14 points and seven rebounds, and the short-handed Los Angeles Sparks eased past the Indiana Fever 98-63 on Thursday night.
The Sparks will be without Nneka Ogwumike for 4-6 weeks while she recovers from a knee sprain. Her sister Chiney also is week-to-week with knee soreness.
— Tyasha Harris scored a career-high 18 points, with four 3-pointers, and Kayla Thornton had 15 points and seven rebounds to help the Dallas Wings beat the Los Angeles Sparks 79-69 on Tuesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
2x WNBA champions, 2x Olympics gold medalist and Old Dominion head coach Delisha Milton-Jones joins the latest episode of Around the Rim for a new segment, "5 Questions With A Legend" to weigh in on her memorable moments from playing in the WNBA, the advice she received from Lisa Leslie, her thoughts on the game now and more.
Las Vegas broke into the top three this week, while Atlanta made the biggest jump, up three spots to No. 5.
— Nneka Ogwumike had 21 points and nine rebounds and the Los Angeles Sparks rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Chicago Sky 82-79 in overtime on Sunday night.
— Nneka Ogwumike scored 14 points with nine rebounds and Erica Wheeler added 13 points to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Chicago Sky 76-61 on Friday night.
Our panel breaks down the hits and misses of the season so far, as well as which players and absences are making the biggest impact across the WNBA.
Sparks rookie forward Jasmine Walker, the seventh overall selection in last month's WNBA draft, will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL in her right knee.
The Sun, the only unbeaten team in the league, have never won a WNBA title but now look like the early 2021 favorite. The Liberty climbed to No. 3.
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