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Smith: Lynx need Whalen back on track

Coach Cheryl Reeve shouldered some blame for Lindsay Whalen's lack of offensive productivity in these playoffs, noting that the addition of Sylvia Fowles has boosted emphasis on scoring inside.


Who's the best women's player ever?

It's top-seeded Diana Taurasi vs. Sheryl Swoopes and No. 2 seed Lisa Leslie vs. Sue Bird in the final four of our best baller bracket. Can Sue Bird pull another upset to advance to the final matchup?

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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.

Fever force Game 3 (0:39)
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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.

Delle Donne named WNBA MVP (3:41)
UConn women honored at White House (1:33)


Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

You won't see any player in tonight's WNBA Finals game who isn't passionate and committed to playing the sport at highest level she can.

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

Nostalgia and pride in our "eras" tends to make all of us think today's "kids" don't care as much as we "oldies" did about things. Not true.

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

But that's a "You kids get off my lawn!" comment. In covering WNBA, I don't sense any lack of passion or love for game from today's stars.

Mechelle Voepel @MechelleV

Sheryl Swoopes says: "Players today, I don't feel like they love the game." I respect how great a player she was, and her contributions ...

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How can you not get fired up by this? @Catchin24's message to her teammates before Game 2 of the #WNBAFinals. Tips at 8pm/et on ESPN2. #WatchMe


Maya Moore: Team ready to change legacy

The Minnesota Lynx star says her team is coming together "in an awesome way" but they trail the Indiana Fever 1-0 in the WNBA Finals. Game 2 is 8:00 p.m. ET on ESPN2.