. . .

Category: WNBA

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 […]

She the North: WNBA team coming to Toronto

If all goes well with the paperwork this summer, the Toronto Raptors will have a sister team by next year. The WNBA currently consists of 12 American teams and is the highest level of women’s basketball. Once the Toronto franchise is approved, the team will not only become Canada’s first professional women’s basketball squad, but […]

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 […]

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 […]

Week 3 Rebound: Minimal games means odd stats

Photo courtesy of WNBA.com. Starting to approach the quarter way point in the season we have enough of a sample size that a random game will change much, but a stretch of two or three games can definitely lead to some funny looking stats. Power Rankings Based on recent results above all else, also a […]

New season, new stories, new weekly rebound

I’ve decided to change up the way I’m boxing out (writing), to make rebounding easier so that you can collect as much information as possible about this beautiful league. The power rankings will now take up most of this article but every week I’ll dive into a different aspect of the game, this week being […]

WNBA 2019 season preview

Photo courtesy of Bleacher Report. Opening tip-off is just around the corner and WNBA fans are ready to jump. An eventful offseason has seen stars change teams, return from injury and get injured while overseas.Over the next three and a half months stars will rise and fall, top athletes will show off their skills and […]