Another WNBA season is officially in the books. The Seattle Storm swept the Washington Mystics earlier this week in the WNBA Finals to win their first league title since 2010, their third overall. Seattle won the first three games of the best-of-five series for the first Finals sweep since 2014
The condensed yet action-packed WNBA season will soon be coming to a close – but not before what looks to be an amazing set of Finals games. The Seattle Storm will take on the Washington Mystics in the best-of-five series that tips off on Friday, September 7.
How did we get
It has been a very busy week for the WNBA. The semifinals of the playoffs began, officially cutting the number of teams vying for a title in half. A legend in the league played the last game of her career. End-of-season awards were handed out, and the 2019 WNBA Draft
"Somebody say amen."
WNBA President Lisa Borders did not hide her excitement at a press conference on Saturday. Later that night, many in the sports world understood why.
Many examples of Borders' efforts to grow the WNBA were on full display over the weekend during the Verizon WNBA
The All-Star break is a common part of professional sports leagues no matter when their season is. It's a few days every year to celebrate the best of the best, and more often than not, it's at about the halfway point of each season.
For the WNBA, however, a shorter