Cathy Engelbert

Commissioner Cathy Engelbert at the podium at the 2021 WNBA playoffs

WNBA will have 13 teams in 2025, says commissioner Cathy Engelbert

By Tony East / February 17, 2024

WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert discussed a wide variety of topics at NBA All-Star weekend.

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

Takeaways from the WNBA’s 2024 regular season schedule

By Aya Abdeen / December 19, 2023

New Commissioner’s Cup format, new free agency dates

WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert speaks with the media ahead of a playoff game between the Connecticut Sun and Minnesota Lynx.

Portland WNBA expansion plans halted

By Cameron Ruby / November 1, 2023

Commissioner Engelbert cites impending Moda Center renovations in letter to senator

Cathy Engelbert addresses expansion, media rights and Liberty-Aces WNBA Finals

By Aya Abdeen / October 8, 2023

The commissioner’s annual pre-WNBA Finals address touched on a variety of topics.

Inside Breanna Stewart’s first day as reigning 2023 WNBA MVP

By Jackie Powell / September 27, 2023

She won — with a little help from her friends

2023 WNBA Playoffs logo. (Via WNBA Media Central)

Frustration boils over in WNBA’s playoff charter travel policy

By Howard Megdal / August 30, 2023

‘A bunch of stipulations’

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi dribbles the ball with her left hand and looks up court.

Diana Taurasi becomes first player in WNBA history to score 10,000 points

By Aya Abdeen / August 4, 2023

Third-quarter 3-pointer gets it done

Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi stands in sweatpants on the sideline, leans with her upper body toward the court, and points to something on the court with her left hand.

Phoenix Mercury to host 2024 WNBA All-Star Game

By Aya Abdeen / July 15, 2023

Game will take place in July 2024, just before Paris Olympics

New York Liberty big wing Breanna Stewart dribbles downhill while Las Vegas Aces center A'ja Wilson defends her from the side, in a matchup of WNBA preseason favorites.

The Next’s 2023 WNBA preseason awards and predictions

By Em Adler / May 18, 2023

MVP, ROY, and a ton of fun off-the-wall questions asked and answered

Las Vegas Aces center A'ja raises the 2022 WNBA championship trophy. The rest of the Aces team celebrate around her, with their arms in the air.

WNBA releases 2023 full national broadcast schedule

By Allie Griffith / May 11, 2023

A historic-high 205 live games across the 2023 regular season