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FILE - In this June 5, 2016, file photo, Indiana Fever's Tamika Catchings brings the ball up during the first half of a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun in Uncasville, Conn. Catchings is among 12 finalists announced Thursday, Jan. 9, for the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2020.p (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

Catchings, Jackson finalists for women's hoops Hall of Fame

Jan. 9, 2020 9:06 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Tamika Catchings and Lauren Jackson headline the list of 12 finalists Thursday for the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2020. Catchings was a four-time Olympic gold medalist for the U.S. and also a five-time winner of the WNBA defensive player of the year award. She led the...

Stewart set to return for Team USA in exhibition vs UConn

Jan. 8, 2020 5:43 PM EST

Breanna Stewart is set to return to competition when she leads USA Basketball against her alma mater at the end of month. Stewart and the women's national team will play exhibition games against UConn in Hartford on Jan. 27 and against Louisville in Kentucky on Feb. 2. Her return would come about nine months...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019 file photo, Minnesota Lynx's head coach Cheryl Reeve instructs her players during a WNBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Sparks in Los Angeles. Reeve, who has guided the Lynx to four WNBA championships in 10 seasons, has signed a multiyear contract extension. The team did not disclose specific terms. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

Lynx give coach, GM Cheryl Reeve multiyear extension

Dec. 7, 2019 12:45 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Lynx coach and general manager Cheryl Reeve has signed a multiyear contract extension. The Lynx made the announcement Friday but did not give specific terms. Reeve has guided the Lynx to four WNBA championships in 10 seasons. She added general manager duties in 2017....

New Indiana Fever WNBA basketball team head coach Marianne Stanley, left,  speaks to the media as Fever vice president of basketball operations Tamika Catchings looks on during a press conference at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019. (Mykal McEldowney/The Indianapolis Star via AP)

Fever names Stanley new head coach, expands Catchings duties

Nov. 26, 2019 2:49 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Fever needed a proven leader to take over as their next head coach. Marianne Stanley seemed like the perfect fit. On Tuesday, Fever officials announced they had hired the Women’s Basketball Hall of Famer, who just celebrated her most recent championship last season as...