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A'ja Wilson totals 29 points and 15 rebounds to lead Aces to 99-80 win over Caitlin Clark and Fever

May. 26, 2024 07:20 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rookie Caitlin Clark might be considered the WNBA's future, but A'ja Wilson showed Saturday night why she's arguably the league's best current player with 29 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Las Vegas Aces to a 99-80 win over the Indiana Fever. Clark scored eight...

Kahleah Copper scores 37 points, Mercury hand Aces first loss 98-88

May. 22, 2024 00:36 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kahleah Copper scored 37 points and the Phoenix Mercury handed the two-time defending champion Las Vegas Aces their first loss of the season 98-88 on Tuesday night. Copper, who had a career-high 38 points in her last game, had 14 in the fourth quarter, none bigger...

Young, Wilson post double-doubles to lead Aces over Sparks 89-82

May. 18, 2024 19:34 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jackie Young and A'ja Wilson both scored 22 points and finished with double-doubles to power the Las Vegas Aces to an 89-82 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday. Young sank 8 of 18 shots, including 4 of 9 from 3-point range, and added 11 assists and six...

Wilson's double-double leads 2-time champion Aces past Mercury 89-80 in season opener

May. 15, 2024 01:19 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A'ja Wilson had 30 points and 13 rebounds, and the two-time champion Las Vegas Aces opened their season Tuesday night by holding off a late rally and beating the Phoenix Mercury 89-80. “It's the first game of the season. It looked like it,” Aces coach Becky...

A'ja Wilson, Becky Hammon and 'resilient' Las Vegas Aces favored to win third WNBA title in a row

May. 08, 2024 06:51 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — The two-time defending WNBA champion Las Vegas Aces are flush with an array of accomplished pros, all with seemingly a singular focus while fans are buzzing about the arrival of Caitlin Clark. Kate Martin, a rookie trying to make the Aces roster and a Clark...

Las Vegas Aces further solidify roster beyond this season by signing All-Star guard Jackie Young

May. 04, 2024 17:29 PM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — All-Star guard Jackie Young signed a contract extension through 2025 with the Aces on Saturday, the latest move by two-time defending champion Las Vegas to solidify its roster beyond this season. Point guard Chelsea Gray signed an extension Tuesday that also...

WNBA ticket sales on StubHub are up 93%. Aces, Caitlin Clark and returning stars fuel rise

May. 01, 2024 17:24 PM EDT

The wave of incoming rookies such as Caitlin Clark, Angel Reese and Kamilla Cardoso and the return of popular players A’ja Wilson and Kelsey Plum of the defending champion Las Vegas Aces have led to unprecedented demand for WNBA games on one of the world's largest ticket resale platforms. ...

WNBA franchises look to build and strengthen chemistry during camp in their hunt for championships

Apr. 29, 2024 06:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Liberty know how tough it is to put together a talented roster, have players jell in their first year together and win a title. They fell just short last year, losing to the Las Vegas Aces in the WNBA Finals. As training camp opened...

Caitlin Clark's college career is over but her impact on the game is not. The numbers back that up

Apr. 08, 2024 09:59 AM EDT

Most points. Highest scoring average. Most 3-pointers in a season. Most 3-pointers in a career. Most national scoring titles. And so on, and so on, and so on. Caitlin Clark's college career is over. And the stats she leaves behind are going to be in the record books — the Iowa...

Caitlin Clark says it's hard to wrap her head around being called NCAA Div. I top scorer

Mar. 04, 2024 07:50 AM EST

Caitlin Clark broke three major college basketball scoring records in less than three weeks. Finally, the Iowa superstar can take a breath. “I’m so focused on helping this team win and be so great, it’s hard to wrap my head around everything going on,” she...