Posts by Aya Abdeen

Aya Abdeen is a student in sports journalism at Arizona State University and has been a contributing writer for The Next Hoops since December 2022. Her work has also appeared on AZPreps365.

Texas guard Rori Harmon shoots a contested jump shot over an opponent.

Texas’ Rori Harmon to miss remainder of season with torn ACL

December 30, 2023

The Big 12 Preseason Player of the Year was averaging 14.1 points, 7.8 assists per game this season

Breanna Stewart and A'ja Wilson battle for the ball.

Takeaways from the WNBA’s 2024 regular season schedule

December 19, 2023

New Commissioner’s Cup format, new free agency dates

Tiffany Hayes announces retirement from WNBA after 11 seasons

December 13, 2023

Hayes plans to continue playing overseas in the WCBA

Photo of Phoenix Mercury representatives on stage at the team's 2023 WNBA Draft Lottery watch party.

Sights and sounds from the Phoenix Mercury draft lottery watch party

December 11, 2023

Mercury will select at No. 3 overall in 2024 WNBA Draft

Shakira Austin undergoes successful surgery on left hip

December 2, 2023

Mystics center expected to recover fully within four to six months

Angel Reese returns to play for LSU Tigers after missing four games

November 30, 2023

Poole still absent; Smith out for the season

Chicago Sky general manager Jeff Pagliocca. (Photo courtesy of Chicago Sky)

Chicago Sky hire Jeff Pagliocca as general manager

October 31, 2023

‘Expect us to bring unmatched toughness, grit, and relentless competitive spirit’

NBA, WNBA and Peloton logos. (Courtesy of WNBA)

Inside WNBA partnerships with SKIMS, Peloton

October 31, 2023

Activations and plans taking shape


USA Basketball announces roster for exhibition camp in November

October 26, 2023

Training camp is set to take place on Nov. 7-9 in Atlanta

An orange and white WNBA basketball sits on the court.

Phoenix Mercury set to hire Orlando Magic assistant coach Nate Tibbetts as head coach

October 16, 2023

Tibbetts is expected to become highest-paid head coach in WNBA history