Latest Vickie Johnson News

Lynx win first game of season after 0-4 start

May. 18, 2022 00:46 AM EDT

This definitely wasn't the start that the Minnesota Lynx envisioned to their season — the final of Sylvia Fowles' career. For the second consecutive year the Lynx have lost their first four games. They hope they can turn things around the way they did last season when Cheryl...

Former MVP Delle Donne's return gives Mystics, WNBA a boost

May. 16, 2022 13:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — When a player of Elena Delle Donne's stature returns after a long absence, the entire sport can feel the impact. Her coach, her Washington Mystics teammates, and even her opponents like what they see so far. “She’s not 100% healthy, but to be...

Ogunbowale scores 21 to lead Dallas over New York 81-71

May. 15, 2022 17:21 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale scored 18 of her 21 points in the second half and the Dallas Wings beat the New York Liberty 81-71 on Sunday. Dallas (2-1) had a two-point lead at halftime before Ogunbowale got going. She had 12 points in the third quarter, including a 3-pointer...

Griner's extended detention disappointing to her WNBA family

May. 14, 2022 03:08 AM EDT

New York coach Sandy Brondello was on her way to her team's Friday morning shootaround when she heard the “disappointing" news that Russia had extended Brittney Griner's pre-trial detention another 30 days. Griner’s original detention date was set to end on May 19. The two-time...