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  1. Harlem Globetrotters help honor state's winningest girls coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chicago Tribune

    Thursday brought another in a career full of surprises for Dorothy Gaters, the winningest girls high school basketball coach in Illinois. There was the surprise that she became a coach at all - having never played the sport and having grown up in an era before Title IX and girls sports at John Marshall Metropolitan High School.

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  2. 'Of course we're the sacrificial lamb'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Age

    Australian basketballer Lauren Jackson has called televised women's sport a "sacrificial lamb" after the ABC culled its WNBL and W League coverage as part of forced budget cuts. The ABC will end its 35-year broadcast of WNBL matches at the end of this season and key women's basketball figures believe it could rob the league of sponsors and star players.

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  3. Lauren Jackson calls women's sport sacrificial lamb of federal government and ABC cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Border Mail

    ALBURY basketball star Lauren Jackson has called televised women's sport a "sacrificial lamb" after the ABC culled its WNBL and W League coverage as part of forced budget cuts. ALBURY basketball star Lauren Jackson has called televised women's sport a "sacrificial lamb" after the ABC culled its WNBL and W League coverage as part of forced budget cuts.

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  4. Fire not getting shortsighted on TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    TOWNSVILLE coach Chris Lucas says the Fire will need to guard Australian women's basketball superstar Penny Taylor as a team, but pouring all their focus onto the Opals captain would be detrimental. Dandenong announced the signing of the Taylor last week in one of the biggest signing coups of the season and it will see her return to the Australian competition for the first time since 2002.

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  5. American superstar headed to MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Age

    The Rangers are expected to announce on Thursday that they have signed five-time WNBA all-star and Beijing Olympic gold medallist Cappie Pondexter to fill an import position for the new WNBL season. The 31-year-old American guard was named in the top-15 players in WNBA history and is renowned as one of the most prolific scorers in women's basketball with a WNBA career average of 18.5 points per game.

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  6. Daily Swish: Team USA survives, Liz Cambage's injury, and the Mighty Macs are returning to the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    John Altavilla of the Hartford Courant has a recap on Friday's Team USA victory over Australia - The final score was 72-66, and the game was too close for comfort. That being said, Team USA was up by as many as 16 points with 7:36 left in the fourth quarter.

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  7. The Keltner List: Becky HammonRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Swish Appeal

    Back in 1985, Bill James devised a method for considering a player's qualifications for the baseball hall of fame called the Keltner List.

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  8. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... days after the slugger celebrated his 32nd birthday, eclipsing Jimmie Foxx (32 years, 338 days). 2011 - Cappie Pondexter scores 15 points to lead New York past Chicago 59-49, and the Liberty hold the Sky to a WNBA-record one point in the fourth ...

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  9. Schimmel's 29 leads East to OT win in WNBA All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Erie Times News

    Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star Game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime.

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  10. Alabama will meet USC to open 2016 season in Cowboys ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... Maya Moore scored 32 points and the Lynx handed the Tulsa Shock its fifth straight loss with a 93-82 win. Cappie Pondexter banked in a jumper from the foul line with four-tenths of a second left to lift the New York Liberty to a 77-75 win over ...

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  11. Tina Charles Named All-StarRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | WNBA

    ... WNBA Champion Lynx. Charles will be joined on the Eastern Conference All-Star roster by Liberty guard Cappie Pondexter who earned her sixth career All-Star selection and third-straight as a starter. Reserves were chosen by the league's 12 head ...

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  12. Moore is top vote-getter for WNBA All Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Getting to the WNBA All-Star Game is nothing new. Maya Moore has been there every year there has been one since she came into the league.

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  13. Sports Digest: Penny Hardaway to be inducted into National High School Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Memphis Commercial Appeal

    ... Bone had 12 points and 14 rebounds for the Sun (8-9). Tina Charles scored a season-high 28 points and Cappie Pondexter added 21 to help the host New York Liberty beat the Tulsa Shock 90-74. Charles, who also had 14 rebounds, had 20 points in the ...

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  14. Sky end four-game losing streak with overtime winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | ChicagoSports.com

    ... The Sky built a 10-point lead near the end of the third quarter that slowly fell apart. Liberty guard Cappie Pondexter complemented Charles with an outside presence and 6-for-6 free-throw shooting to finish with 29 points - 20 coming in the fourth ...

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  15. Ed O'Bannon's suit against NCAA goes to trial in OaklandRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Seimone Augustus scored 26 points, and the Minnesota Lynx beat the host Los Angeles Sparks 85-72. ... Cappie Pondexter scored a season-high 21 points to help the host New York Liberty snap a three-game losing streak with an 81-64 win over the ...

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  16. Sophia Young and Danielle Robinson Named to USA Basketball European Tour RosterRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2011 | WNBA

    San Antonio Silver Stars guard Danielle Robinson and forward Sophia Young have been selected to participate in the 2011 USA Basketball Women's National Team European training camp and exhibition games, USA Basketball announced today.

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  17. Lynx Web ReportRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2009 | WNBA

    ... Team for the 2009-12 Olympic cycle. Augustus will join a roster that includes Sue Bird, Candace Parker, Cappie Pondexter and Diana Taurasi on the early roster. Augustus will not be able to participate in the initial training camp later this fall, ...

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  18. Liberty In The CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2012 | WNBA

    ... watch the team warm-up. Many of the players, such as Kara Braxton, Kamiko Williams, Plenette Pierson and Cappie Pondexter came over to chat, sign autographs and take pictures with our enthused kids. As warm-ups came to an end, the children were ...

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