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Where to draw the line?

Women's basketball has been rocked by transfers, investigations and lawsuits this offseason. The next wave of stars helps define the line between abusive behavior and passionate coaching.

Breanna Stewart scores 11 in preseason debut (0:27)
Voepel: Baffling that women's basketball stands alone in UNC's latest notice (2:22)
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5dMichelle Smith

Stewart embraces pressure to elevate Storm

Weeks after wrapping up her college career with a fourth consecutive NCAA title, Breanna Stewart is facing huge expectations again. Can the No. 1 pick help return Seattle to the WNBA playoffs?

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La. Tech moving on after T. Summitt resignation

Brooke Stoehr wants everyone to understand that the Louisiana Tech women's basketball program is "not broken" following the surprising resignation of Tyler Summitt.

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NBA touts TV deal with new African broadcaster

The NBA is ending its deal with South Africa-based satellite TV broadcaster SuperSport and teaming up with a Zimbabwean telecommunications entrepreneur who started his first business with $75.

OTL: Women's basketball coaches Swoopes, Yori being investigated (6:38)
OTL: Investigation underway at Duke (6:00)
Stewart: Getting picked first just as high an honor as winning fourth title (1:42)
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20dMechelle Voepel

Storm, Sun, Wings dominate WNBA draft

As expected, UConn swept the first three picks of the WNBA draft. The Seattle Storm, Connecticut Sun and Dallas Wings helped themselves the most with their draft picks on Thursday.

Emotional Talia Walton thrilled to be in the WNBA (1:03)
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W Debate: Is this the end of Tyler Summitt's coaching career?

Tyler Summitt resigned as head coach at Louisiana Tech last week after reportedly having an inappropriate relationship with a player. Should that preclude him from coaching ever again? It's Katie Barnes vs. espnW readers.

Jefferson excited to return home to Texas (0:56)
Breanna Stewart: Perfection (1:26)
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29dMechelle Voepel

Auriemma passes Wooden with 11th title

Geno Auriemma moved ahead of legendary UCLA coach John Wooden on Tuesday with his 11th national championship. And after a sixth perfect season, Auriemma doesn't appear to be slowing down.


Debbie Antonelli @debbieantonelli

Spent last 2 hrs doing skill work in gym with 40 kids! Helping kids be better SHOOTERS . . .create good habits, bring high energy, have fun!

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Sorry Stan, gotta go with @BrittneyGriner..#ThisIsSportsCenter