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These Women Are Fighting Pro Basketball's Ban On Hijabs
"It's time to really show what we can do with the hijab on," Muslim basketball star Indira Kaljo says.
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Before Pat Summitt Was A Coach, She Was A Player
A brief oral history of Summitt’s time with the first U.S. women’s Olympics basketball team.
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The Entire Sports World Is Mourning Hoops Hero Pat Summitt
"Summitt was a true pioneer in every sense of the word."
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Think the WNBA is in Trouble? Let's Talk Some NBA History
Co-author, 'Stumbling on Wins'; Economics professor, Southern ...
Is the WNBA "struggling for relevance" as Richard Sandomir and
The New York Times
claim? If you know a bit of history, none of the "struggles" we observe are surprising or unusual.
The WNBA's Biggest Problem Isn't Lack of Interest From Men. It's Women.
Freelance writer of all things sports/LGBT/human interest and ...
The WNBA needs more women to watch in order to stay viable. It's no secret that NBA has been carrying the league since its inception. The following truth is hard to swallow, but it's the truth nonetheless -- the WNBA would be defunct right now if it weren't for the NBA.
For Novelist Marin Thomas, Playing Basketball Prepared Her for the Writing Life
Author, "Folly Cove," "Chance Harbor, "Haven Lake," "Beach Plu...
This 11-Year-Old Is Destroying High School Basketball Teams
Oh, and she's a girl.
As the Sports World Turns: Underdog to Top Dog and Back
Entrepreneur, Olympian, and author, 'Course Correction: A Stor...
Last Monday night I watched the Stanford women's basketball team, ranked a mere sixth in the country, defend their current streak of 27 home court wins against the University of Connecticut's powerhouse squad.
From Drag Racing to Dog Mushers, 12 Offbeat Sports Halls-of-Fame
Larissa and Michael Milne
Global nomads & travel writers
The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York is a popular vacation destination but there are many sports represented around the country that are worth a trip too.
USA Edges Spain for FIBA U17 Women's Title
Managing Partner, NetScouts Basketball - 'The International Ba...
Angela Salvadores was incredible for Spain, keeping them in contention with a 40-point performance and was named the tournament MVP.
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Not So Sweet Sixteen: Breaking Up the Good Old Boys Network in Women's Basketball
C. Nicole Mason
Executive Director, Center for Research and Policy in the Publ...
This year, one of the first big women's head coaching jobs at the University of Arkansas went to Jimmy Dykes, a long-time ESPN commentator with little prior coaching experience and none in the last 20 years. It is a move that has prompted many to wonder -- are men taking over women's basketball?
In the Sports World, the WNBA Deserves More Respect
Hockey Journalist, University of Maryland journalism major, no...
Stop doubting women's leagues because of perceived generalizations and stereotypes. There are many leagues besides the WNBA (such as the National Women's Hockey League, Women's Soccer, etc.) that also showcase players with just as much ability as male athletes of the same sport.
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