Chicago Sky won against the Phoenix Mercury 80-74, marking the team's first title in franchise history.
The Los Angeles Sparks' Erica Wheeler did the honors in a rout of Bird's Seattle Storm.
"I’m hopeful there will be many more badass females to follow," the Chicago Sky star said.
"Smartest league in all of sports," one fan wrote.
Las Vegas Aces player Liz Cambage slammed Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller for his comment: “Don’t ever try to disrespect me or another woman in the league."
"Another ring," wrote the two-time WNBA champion and former league MVP.
Racism and sexism span nearly every industry especially in professional sports. As women demand equal pay, the wage gap and player disparity debates continue in the WNBA.
The NBA legend shared his intention to put together an ownership group for the Atlanta Dream, the WNBA team co-owned by the ousted Republican senator.
The Georgia Republican’s campaign released a new ad that claims she’s more conservative than Attila the Hun –– one of the most barbaric rulers in history.
The WNBA, NBA and others are pausing more games to protest the police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Loeffler, who is co-owner of the Atlanta Dream, wrote a letter objecting to the WNBA's support of Black Lives Matter.
Teams will wear special uniforms honoring Sandra Bland, Breonna Taylor, Vanessa Guillen and others in the season that begins this month.
"I miss your smile everyday," the 17-year-old wrote about her late sister.
The 13-year-old, who was killed in a helicopter crash alongside the NBA legend, aspired to be a WNBA star and follow in her dad's footsteps.
Atlanta Dream guard Brittney Sykes made 9-year-old Mya Danielle Nelson’s dreams come true with a heartwarming gesture.
Geno Auriemma has led U Conn to four straight national titles, eleven total. As is the fate of highly successful coaches
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