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Basketball

Kelsey Plum Went First in the WNBA Draft, And Now She's Stuck in Limbo

At the 11th hour, the San Antonio Stars appeared to have a deal in place to trade No. 1 overall pick Kelsey Plum. It didn't happen, and now sources say all options are on the table.
Howard Megdal
4.19.17
wnba

Weather It All: The Strange Life Of A WNBA Fanbase In A City Without A NBA Team

In 2008, a group of Seattle businesswomen bought the Seattle Storm from Clay Bennett and kept it in Seattle. What's happened since is remarkable in ways big and small.
Maggie Mertens
9.30.16
Team USA

How U.S. Women's Basketball Defined Gold Standard in Dominant Run Through Rio

The U.S. women weren't in many close games, but they made their run to gold exciting anyway.
Robert O'Connell
8.23.16
Basketball

VICE Sports Q&A: Seattle Storm and Team USA Star Breanna Stewart

Breanna Stewart has dominated the WNBA as a rookie. Now she's in Rio with her UConn coach Geno Aureamma looking to bring back gold.
Larry Burnett
8.5.16
march madness

The UConn Women Take Their Historic, Inevitable Crown

All year long, Connecticut dominated women's basketball in unprecedented fashion. On Tuesday against Syracuse, Geno Auriemma's team, led by Breanna Stewart, capped their reign with another title. The tension was in how, not if.
Howard Megdal
4.6.16
Basketball

Moriah Jefferson, UConn's Pint-Size Playmaker, Is Ready For Her Moment

Moriah Jefferson plays point guard for a historically great UConn team, but she's always shared the spotlight with her talented teammates, Breanna Stewart and Morgan Tuck.
Howard Megdal
1.8.16
changing the game

Breanna Stewart, In Pursuit of Perfection

Breanna Stewart has already done things no women's college player has ever accomplished. As she eyes her fourth national championship at UConn, the only question is what's next.
Howard Megdal
11.16.15
wnba

Scenes from the WNBA Draft Lottery, AKA the Breanna Stewart Sweepstakes

There is one transcendent, franchise-making player in this year's WNBA Draft, and four teams in the lottery.
Howard Megdal
9.29.15