WNBA All-Star Game set for July 14 in Las Vegas with new format

The WNBA All-Star Game will be held on July 14 at Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, the league announced Monday.

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Sparks' Cooper suspended one game

Sparks' Cooper suspended one game

The WNBA announced a one-game ban for Los Angeles Sparks guard Te'a Cooper on Monday. The suspension comes after Cooper left the check-in area on the sidelines and entered the floor during an on-court altercation between her team and the Minnesota Lynx on Saturday. The Lynx won the contest 80-64.

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WNBA: Liberty 85, Mercury 83

WNBA: Liberty 85, Mercury 83

Betnijah Laney led the way with 23 points and 10 assists as New York used a dominant first quarter to take down Phoenix. Canadian Kia Nurse finished with nine points against her former team in the loss as the Mercury fell to 1-5 at home on the season.

Liberty edge Mercury behind Laney's double-double

Liberty edge Mercury behind Laney's double-double

Betnijah Laney had 23 points and 10 assists, and the New York Liberty held on to beat the Phoenix Mercury 85-83 on Sunday. The Liberty (6-4) never trailed after taking a 12-11 lead in the first quarter and led by 16 in the first half. Canadian Kia Nurse had nine points and four assists in the loss.

Wilson scores 28, leads Aces past Wings

A'ja Wilson had 28 points and 14 rebounds to help the Las Vegas Aces beat the Dallas Wings 85-78 on Sunday. Wilson made 10 of 18 from the field and 8 of 9 from the foul line.

Dream make 13 3s, cruise past Mystics

Courtney Williams scored 21 points to help the Atlanta Dream beat the Washington Mystics 101-78 on Sunday. Odyssey Sims added a season-high 20 points for the Dream, who made 13 of 29 from 3-point range and 36 of 71 overall from the field.

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WNBA: Sparks 64, Lynx 80

WNBA: Sparks 64, Lynx 80

Crystal Dangerfield and Rachel Banham scored a combined 28 points off the bench as the Lynx beat the Sparks for their fourth win in five games.

Dangerfield's shooting sends Lynx past Sparks

Dangerfield's shooting sends Lynx past Sparks

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.

Lynx to retire jersey numbers of Augustus, Brunson

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.

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Parker has 20 points to lead Sky over Fever

Candace Parker had 20 points and 14 rebounds and Allie Quigley scored six of her 16 points in the final two minutes to help the Chicago Sky beat the Indiana Fever 83-79 on Saturday.

Ogunbowale, Sabally spark Wings to win over Mercury

Arike Ogunbowale made four 3-points and had 20 points, Satou Sabally scored eight of her 17 points in the fourth quarter and the Dallas Wings beat the Phoenix Mercury 77-59 on Friday night. Kia Nurse had 10 points in the loss.

Storm stay unbeaten on road with victory over Dream

Jewel Loyd scored 20 points, Breanna Stewart pitched in with a double-double and the Seattle Storm remained unbeaten on the road with an 86-75 victory over the Atlanta Dream in WNBA action on Friday.

Loyd leads six Storm players in double figures in win over Dream

Jewell Loyd scored 13 of her 18 points in the first quarter to lead six Seattle players in double figures, and the Storm cruised past the Atlanta Dream 95-71 on Wednesday night.

Ogunbowale, Mabrey push Wings over Mercury

Arike Ogunbowale scored 22 points, Marina Mabrey added 14 and the Dallas Wings beat the Phoenix Mercury 85-81 on Tuesday night. Canadian Kia Nurse scored seven points for the Mercury in the loss.

Charles, Mystics hold off Lynx

Charles, Mystics hold off Lynx

Tina Charles scored 31 points and the Washington Mystics held off the Minnesota Lynx for an 85-81 win on Tuesday night. Charles had four points in the final minute for the Mystics (3-5), a wide-open layup off a midcourt inbounds play at 22.3 seconds and a pair of free throws with 6.4 seconds left.

Wheeler scores season-high 22 as Sparks beat Sky

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.

Wilson's double-double helps Aces hold off Mystics

A'ja Wilson had 15 points and 12 rebounds, including four points and two rebounds in the final minute, to help the Las Vegas Aces hold off the Washington Mystics 96-93 on Saturday.

Short-handed Sparks eases past Fever

Short-handed Sparks eases past Fever

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.

Wilson has 30 points, 13 rebounds to help Aces beat Liberty

Wilson has 30 points, 13 rebounds to help Aces beat Liberty

With the Las Vegas lead down to one and just under 4 minutes left, Aces coach Bill Laimbeer was angry with the way his team was playing and called a timeout. The Aces responded by scoring 14 of the next 15 points — the first four by A'ja Wilson — to put the game away.