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Caitlin Clark, Kamilla Cardoso and more talk about their big night at the WNBA Draft

Not far from where Dior held its pre-fall show at the Brooklyn Museum, crowds of fans lined the street outside the Brooklyn Academy of Music early Monday afternoon hoping to catch a glimpse of their favorite basketball players. It was a scene more vibrant than ever before outside of the 2024 WNBA Draft, as the… Read More »

The Caitlin Clark Effect: The No. 1 overall pick is ready to help the Fever reach new heights

NEW YORK — Caitlin Clark is used to dropping 30 pieces and breaking scoring records. Her own point total isn’t what makes her excited about officially joining the Indiana Fever as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2024 WNBA Draft. They’re the ones that come from Aliyah Boston, the Fever’s 2023 No. 1 overall… Read More »

Why can’t JuJu Watkins enter the WNBA draft early? And even if she could, should she?

USC guard JuJu Watkins poses for a photo with a fan after the Trojans’ Sweet 16 win over Baylor in Portland, Oregon. (Jenny Kane/Associated Press) As JuJu Watkins wiped tears from her eyes with the corner of her jersey after USC’s season-ending loss to Connecticut in the NCAA regional final, UConn coach Geno Auriemma gave… Read More »

Caitlin Clark leads the top 5 storylines of the WNBA Draft

The 2024 WNBA Draft is “the one with Caitlin Clark,” but there are interesting stories all the way down the draft order. The Indiana Fever will likely draft Clark at No. 1 in the third year of their rebuilding plan. The Los Angeles Sparks and Chicago Sky are in the early stages of their rebuilds,… Read More »

Why Caitlin Clark’s WNBA transition won’t be all layups and easy passes

The next chapter in Caitlin Clark’s career will undoubtedly be more demanding, and it comes sooner than most college athletes experience during their transition to the professional level. The Indiana Fever is expected to select Clark with the No. 1 overall pick in the WNBA Draft on Monday (7:30 p.m. ET, ESPN), a short eight… Read More »

Iowa-South Carolina is perfect ending to historic, memorable season: ‘You couldn’t ask for better’

CLEVELAND – The two teams that left the 2023 Final Four with high expectations that led to heartbreaking losses face a historic national title on the line in 2024. What’s better than that? In a postseason littered with tantalizing rematches, Iowa and Caitlin Clark will face undefeated No. 1 South Carolina in the 2024 national… Read More »

Caitlin Clark’s second-half surge leads Iowa past UConn in Final Four with the help of a late controversial call

Caitlin Clark and Iowa are one win away from a national championship. (C. Morgan Engel/NCAA Photos via Getty Images) A suffocating UConn defense held Caitlin Clark and Iowa to their worst first half of the season. It wasn’t enough. The Hawkeyes found their footing in the third quarter and then battled through the fourth to… Read More »

March Madness: Why this Final Four field is a surprise despite its iconic brands and superstars

A team that lost all its starters, a team that was chronically injured, a team that graduated key role players, and another that seemingly came out of nowhere. That’s the lineup of participants for the Final Four. And while there are big-name teams and star players, when you look back at the start of the… Read More »

What can we expect from Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese next?

Even before millions of people tuned in to watch Caitlin Clark vs. Angel Reese, Part II, the match created a rivalry between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. But chances are there won’t be many intense matchups between the two at the professional level. Having that kind of rivalry requires longevity, and that’s not so easy… Read More »

When the lights shine brightest, Caitlin Clark delivers – and she did so again in an epic showing against LSU

ALBANY, NY – Caitlin Clark sat in the confetti, not far from where she regularly shoots and hits from deep. The crowd of teammates, family and friends had obviously cleared an open spot, just as LSU cleared space for her to tie her career record of nine 3-pointers. She pulled down her new Final Four… Read More »