Posts by Bela Kirpalani

Renowned women’s basketball coach Nancy Darsch dies at 68

November 3, 2020

The women’s basketball community mourns the loss of Nancy Darsch

NCAA grants an extra year of eligibility for winter sport student-athletes

October 16, 2020

The rule-makers also provided additional flexibility with membership requirements and championships selection

Former WNBA star Cappie Pondexter arrested by LAPD, released Thursday

October 8, 2020

Confusion had mounted over Pondexter’s whereabouts

News alert: The Seattle Storm sweep the Las Vegas Aces, win fourth championship

October 7, 2020

Seattle overpowers Las Vegas in 92-59 win on Tuesday night

A WNBA branded basketball on a ball rack

Commissioner Cathy Engelbert reflects on unprecedented 2020 WNBA season

October 2, 2020

A season that persevered despite a deadly, global pandemic and persistent racial injustice in the U.S.

News alert: Alyssa Thomas starts game three of the semifinals

September 25, 2020

After hurting her right shoulder in game two, Thomas is back and starting tonight

“Every day’s a new day in COVID world”: WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert speaks to media

September 22, 2020

Commissioner Cathy Engelbert spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of the semifinal game between the Seattle Storm and Minnesota Lynx

The Connecticut Sun advance to WNBA semifinals after crushing Los Angeles Sparks 73-59

September 18, 2020

Another disappointing playoff appearance for Derek Fisher and LA

The Minnesota Lynx advance to the WNBA semifinals with an 80-79 win over the Phoenix Mercury

September 18, 2020

The Lynx survive, Diana Taurasi and Phoenix see their season end

DI Council approves Nov. 25 start date for NCAA women’s basketball

September 17, 2020

College basketball is set to return the day before Thanksgiving