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Chicago Sky forward Angel Reese shoots a left-handed jump shot, and Washington Mystics forward Aaliyah Edwards raises her right arm to try to contest it. The text "A rookie showdown" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Breaking down Aaliyah Edwards vs. Angel Reese, Kamilla Cardoso

By The Next / June 8, 2024

Edwards starred individually, but Reese and Cardoso got the win

Maryland head coach Brenda Frese and star guard Diamond Miller smile for a photo with a ceremonial basketball. The text "Terps rising again" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Brenda Frese, Maryland Terrapins reload in transfer portal again

By The Next / May 23, 2024

Frese: ‘I never thought we’d have this many new players coming in’

Shakira Austin puts her arm around Eric Thibault during a game as Thibault speaks with her. The text "WNBA 25 and under draft" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Who are the best WNBA players ages 25 and under?

By The Next / May 18, 2024

Our second annual mock draft of young WNBA stars

Indiana Fever forward/center Aliyah Boston and guard Caitlin Clark pose for a photo with their arms crossed in front of them. The text "Duo of the future!" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Takeaways from WNBA preseason games

By The Next / May 11, 2024

How do you even defend a Caitlin Clark and Aliyah Boston pick-and-roll?

A close-up photo of UConn's Paige Bueckers showing her straight on, slightly bent over and looking in front of her. The text "Paige Bueckers is a Rare Gem" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: How rare gems in Minnesota helped build pro women’s basketball

By The Next / May 10, 2024

‘These are shining examples that have helped lead us … to where we are now’

Graphic with photo of Latricia Trammell in front of an orange background with the Google and WNBA playoffs logos. Locked On Women's Basketball logo at top right. Text below reads "LT, Wings taking flight". Headshots of guest Latricia Trammell and host Howard Megdal at lower right.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Dallas Wings prepare for Year 2 of the Latricia Trammell era

By The Next / May 9, 2024

Trammell talks defensive growth, Kalani Brown and Teaira McCowan, and more!

Three close-up photos of WNBA prospects Paige Bueckers, JuJu Watkins and MiLaysia Fulwiley are displayed side-by-side. The text "WNBA prospect ranking" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Ranking the top WNBA prospects in college basketball

By The Next / April 27, 2024

The top three are all top-20 prospects in WNBA history, our draft experts say

UConn's Aaliyah Edwards smiles and 'pops' her jersey with both hands. The text "Instant impact rookies" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Which WNBA rookies will make an immediate impact in 2024?

By The Next / April 20, 2024

Plus, how the Chicago Sky’s roster is taking shape

Elle Duncan, Andraya Carter and Maya Moore are pictured at a broadcast table

Locked On Women’s Basketball: How have the WNBA’s visibility and perception in popular culture changed?

By The Next / April 19, 2024

Host Jackie Powell and ESPN’s LaChina Robinson discuss the growth of the WNBA

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark holds the ball in a wide stance and looks up during a game. The text "Final WNBA Draft Big Board" is overlaid at the bottom in all caps, and the orange Locked On Women's Basketball logo is in the top right corner.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: The Next’s 2024 WNBA Draft Big Board

By The Next / April 13, 2024

The 2024 WNBA Draft will be stronger at the top than 2023, our draft experts say