Posts by Pepper Persley

Pepper Persley and Sheryl Swoopes. (photo courtesy of Pepper Persley)

She Got Next, Episode 33: WNBA legend Sheryl Swoopes

September 9, 2021

A legend and a future legend reunite to talk hoops

Pepper Persley and Ticha Penicheiro. (photo courtesy of Pepper Persley)

She Got Next, Episode 33: WNBA legend Ticha Penicheiro

August 25, 2021

Listen to the former point guard and current agent on the growth of the game

She Got Next, Episode 31: Carolyn Peck

July 28, 2021

Pepper Persley catches up with the trailblazing coach

She Got Next, Episode 30: Las Vegas Aces broadcaster Anne Marie Anderson

July 15, 2021

Two broadcasters talk about the WNBA All Star Game

She Got Next, Episode 29: Notre Dame head coach Niele Ivey

June 30, 2021

Pepper Persley talks to the Irish leader

She Got Next, Episode 28: Pepper Persley talks with Howard Megdal

June 16, 2021

Father’s Day, media coverage and more!

She Got Next, Episode 27: Jewell Loyd, Seattle Storm

June 2, 2021

Pepper Persley gets the inside story from Seattle’s elite shooting guard

WNBA Players and Coaches React to No New Charges in Breonna Taylor Case

September 24, 2020

With this WNBA season being dedicated to Breonna Taylor and the “Say Her Name” campaign, I spoke with several players and coaches to hear their reactions to this news

How WNBA’s activism has affected young fans

August 17, 2020

A nine-year-old’s report on what the league’s social justice movement means for her generation

Debut podcast: She Got Next, with Pepper Persley, talks to Chicago Sky’s Diamond DeShields

August 5, 2020

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