2022 WNBA All-Star starters and captains announced; Storm’s Sue Bird earns record 13th selection

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird, a four-time WNBA champion and the league’s career assists leader, has extended her record number of All-Star selections to 13. Bird, along with a list of 10 players, including four guards and six front court players from across the WNBA, were selected to start in the 2022 WNBA All-Star game. … Read more

Brittney Griner Named Honorary 2022 WNBA All-Star

Photo: Ethan Miller (Getty Images) As the WNBA season heads for its halfway point, the league announced its 2022 All-Star starters and co-captains. While the 10-name list includes several repeat selections, there are a few young phenoms making their first All-Star appearance. Per a press release provided to The Root, two of the league’s best … Read more

Brittney Griner chosen as honorary WNBA All-Star starter

NEW YORK – Brittney Griner will have a place at the WNBA All-Star Game, being named an honorary starter Wednesday by Commissioner Cathy Engelbert. Griner has been detained in Russia since Feb. 17 after authorities at an airport outside of Moscow said she had vape cartridges containing cannabis oil in her bag. “During each season … Read more

A’ja Wilson the latest WNBA star to sport fashionable fit on pregame runway

The WNBA season has given fans plenty to talk about so far. The Commissioner’s Cup Championship Game between the Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky is set to take place on July 26. Both squads are among the league’s elite teams with the Aces sitting at No. 1 in the standings with a considerable cushion. … Read more

Las Vegas Aces starters Jackie Young and Chelsea Gray exit loss to Connecticut Sun because of injuries

2:11 AM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. The WNBA-leading Las Vegas Aces lost only their second game of the season, falling 97-90 to the Connecticut Sun on Thursday, … Read more

Why Jackie Young is the Las Vegas Aces’ top MVP candidate and how the Connecticut Sun can survive another injury

The Las Vegas Aces have been the most dominant team so far in the 2022 season, topping the WNBA standings with a 7-1 record and league-best net rating of 15.4. First-year head coach Becky Hammon’s flashy pace-and-space offense and some personnel shifts — such asA’ja Wilsonplaying center and Kelsey Plum and Dearica Hamby no longer … Read more