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Author: Devon Momy-Gamache

PREVIEW: Get ready for the second round of WNBA playoffs

Photo courtesy of WNBA. One more round of single eliminations to determine who joins Washington and Connecticut in the final four will take place on Sunday. First at 3 p.m. ET, Seattle travels to Los Angeles looking to continue their title defense. In the second game of the afternoon, at 5 p.m. ET, the Las […]

Preview: First Round of WNBA Playoffs

The 2019 WNBA playoff brackets. (Photo courtesy of WNBA.) The WNBA regular season officially wrapped up Sept. 8 and players are now in playoff mode. The first round, scheduled for Sept. 11, has Phoenix Mercury facing Chicago Sky and Minnesota Lynx playing Seattle Storm. Read on for a preview of both match ups. Phoenix Mercury […]

Weekly Rebound: It’s almost playoff season

Dallas Wings star Arike Ogunbowale. (Photo courtesy of WNBA.com.) One week remains in the regular season and although all eight playoff spots are secured there is still so much in the air. Connecticut and Washington are battling for the top seed and home court throughout the playoffs. Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Chicago are fighting […]

WNBA Weekly Rebound: Playoff Push

Photo courtesy of WNBA. With roughly a third of the season left, the playoffs are approaching fast. This article takes a look at what every team has at risk as the league enters the final push for seeds to determining qualification and possible byes through the first two rounds.  . POWER RANKINGS Based on recent […]

Weekly Rebound: All-Stars Edition

A’ja Wilson and Elena Delle Donne will captain the All-Star teams this Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Ned Dishman/Jeff Bottari/NBAE/Getty Images.) The All-Star game is this Saturday and it is a good time to look at the top players in the league. With such a small league, not every team can have an All-Star. However, there […]

Weekly Rebound: Role players’ time to shine

The All-Stars were announced on July 15th but let’s first take a look at the important role players around the league. With second through ninth in the league separated by only three games in the standings, and the entire league with five and a half games, every game carries that much more weight. Power Rankings […]

Weekly Rebound: rookie edition

Players from the 2019 draft. (Photo courtesy of WNBA.com.) It’s never too early to make snap judgements on players who have just started their careers, especially in a league in which the talent level is drastically higher than their previous experience. It’s time to look back at the 2019 draft and see how each team […]

Another new Grand Slam champion in 2019?

Photo courtesy of WTA. With two different winners the WTA is sticking to the script of any player being able to win on any given week. After winning in Paris Ashleigh Barty continued to play well and climbed past Naomi Osaka to claim the top ranking into Wimbledon. The grass courts favour those with strong […]

USA and Europe dominate: World Cup quarterfinals preview

This year’s World Cup favourites, the USA, have had a lot to celebrate so far but are preparing for their stiffest test yet against France in the quarterfinal. (Photo courtesy of FIFA.com.) Seven of the remaining eight teams are European, yet the favourites are still the United States. The quarterfinals have a bit of everything, […]

Weekly Rebound: The computers take over

The Washington Mystics discussing a game plan. (Photo by Chris Marion/NBAE via Getty Images.) Instead of me making up the rankings as I go, this week the ranking will be based on net ratings. The WNBA expanded their stats section over the winter and added many more ways to learn about your favourite team’s strengths and […]