WNBA

Our WNBA team brings you the low-down on the women’s game, from interviews and analysis to game previews and recaps. 

The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) is a professional basketball league in the United States. Currently composed of twelve teams, the league was founded on April 24 1996 as the women’s counterpart to the National Basketball Association (NBA), and league play started in 1997. The regular season is played from May to August with the All-Star game being played midway through the season in July and the WNBA Finals take place from the end of September until the beginning of October.

New LA Sparks big Kristine Anigwe will use experience with GB Basketball

Playing with WNBA championship contender LA Sparks will help Kristine Anigwe in her professional career, but she tells Huw Hopkins about how she plans bring the experience back to the British team.

Episode 337 – Black Lives Matter

Huw Hopkins speaks to Chicago Sky head coach James Wade about the Black Lives Matter international human rights movement.

Shooting hoops with legendary basketball photographer Mansoor Ahmed

In the modern history of basketball, one man has been there for almost every big moment in Britain, and Huw Hopkins met the great Mansoor Ahmed

Top steals of the WNBA Draft

Beyond the top talent, Huw Hopkins looks at the best players selected in the 2020 WNBA Draft

Episode 9 – WNBA | Minnesota Lynx guard Lexie Brown wants to be the best shooter in the league

“We’re gonna surprise a lot of people this year” – Lexie Brown discusses the Minnesota Lynx and her favorite to win the NBA’s HORSE competition.

Here comes the WNBA – 6 things to watch out for this year 

With a CBA in the books, a vision of the 2020 WNBA season is coming into focus, and Huw Hopkins looks at some of the biggest storylines that could impact the league in the coming months

“If you get knocked down, you’re going to have to get back up” – New York basketball is back

After the worst season in franchise history, the New York Liberty has got back to winning ways, and with players returning from FIBA EuroBasket, they could be set for a run to the playoffs

The CBA elephant in the WNBA room is yet to cause chaos

In a season when tensions between players, front offices and owners could cause rifts and distractions, Huw Hopkins finds that all parties are working hard to retain professionalism ahead of CBA negotiations

Cambage 3:16

One of them arrived from Texas to raise hell after a long-term injury and one of them is Stone Cold Steve Austin. Josh Coyne makes an unlikely comparison between two tough stars who will likely be remembered as greats in their athletic fields.