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Fowles fuels Minnesota in Game 2 victory in WNBA Finals

Lynx center Sylvia Fowles ushered in her 30s in style, scoring 21 points on her 30th birthday and giving Minnesota exactly what it needed to beat Indiana and level the WNBA Finals at 1-1.


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Geno Just Being Geno

UConn coach Geno Auriemma is taking heat for his comments about the Huskies' fan base. But we're now talking about the team before the season has even started. He knows what he's doing.

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Voepel: An open letter to NBA commissioner Adam Silver

On the day the WNBA playoffs opened, NBA commissioner Adam Silver vaguely said the league isn't "where we hoped it would be." But what does that mean? Mechelle Voepel takes the gloves off.

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2015 WNBA playoff schedule

Minnesota, which knocked off defending champ Phoenix, and Indiana, which upset top-seeded New York, will meet in the WNBA Finals, which open Sunday on ABC.

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Michelle Smith @macsmith413

White opens with “I learned a valuable lesson today. It pays to go public with comments about officials. Who would have known that?” #espnW

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

Called it "basket-football." After tonight's Game 2, Stephanie White called it "a bloodbath." Just interesting similarity to 2012, again.

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

I know everyone is sick of 2012 parallels, but after Game 2 of those Finals, then-Indy coach Lin Dunn was upset with officiating and ...

Indiana Fever @IndianaFever

Larkins, on the scoreless Q4 stretch: "I'm not going to say it was their defense, I think we just weren't patient enough on offense."

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

Fever coach Stephanie White *very* ticked off about officiating, especially in regard to Tamika Catchings. Says Catch was "disrespected."

wnba @wnba

"The best fans in the wnba will be in the house and we will come out ready to play." - Catchings on going home for Game 3. #WNBAFinals