Former UConn guard Evina Westbrook is undeterred with even ‘more gasoline on the fire’ as she navigates third WNBA team in rookie season

Nearly half an hour after the conclusion of Sunday’s WNBA game between the Connecticut Sun and Washington Mystics, the stands at Mohegan Sun Arena were empty, the loud cheers and music from the overtime thriller had faded and most players were back in the locker rooms getting ready to leave. But one group was gathered … Read more

WNBA: Sabrina Ionescu, Courtney Vandersloot and Candace Parker shirts!

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. COURTNEY VANDERSLOOT: QUEEN OF THE FOURTH Courtney Vandersloot is known first and foremost for her distributing. So far in her career, she … Read more

The secret to Sue Bird’s sustained success

While warming up before a game early this season, Seattle Storm point guard Sue Bird approached Las Vegas Aces counterpart Kelsey Plum with a message about their shared performance enhancement specialist, Susan King Borchardt. “Dang, I never should have given you Susan’s number. I should have waited until I retired,” Bird said. “Thank God that … Read more

Brittney Griner’s wife says it is “very disheartening” that WNBA star has not heard from President Biden yet

In a handwritten letter from Brittney Griner that was delivered to the White House on Monday, the WNBA player wrote how terrified she is that she may be imprisoned in Russia “forever.”  Griner’s wife Cherelle told “CBS Mornings” that when she read the letter, she could feel the fear that Griner was experiencing.  “She is … Read more

Brittney Griner’s wife says she has not yet heard from President Biden: It’s ‘very disheartening’

Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner, who remains detained in Russia indefinitely on alleged drug charges, sent a letter to the White House on Monday appealing directly to President Joe Biden to fight for her freedom.  On Tuesday, Griner’s wife, Cherelle, told CBS Mornings that it’s been “very disheartening” to not hear from President Biden yet. … Read more