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  1. Former UConn Star Taurasi Won't Play In WNBA This SeasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Hartford Courant

    PHOENIX (AP) - The toll of playing year-round basketball finally caught up with Phoenix Mercury star Diana Taurasi.

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  2. Boivin: 1.5M explanations for Taurasi's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Arizona Republic

    Boivin: 1.5 million explanations for Taurasi's decision Diana Taurasi's decision to step away from the Mercury for a season makes complete sense. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1CXmYeP The Mercury announced Tuesday that Diana Taurasi has accepted an offer from her Russian club team that requires her to rest during the WNBA season.

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  3. Diana Taurasi's decision to sit out WNBA season is a major eye-openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | OregonLive.com

    For those who don't or are new to Portland, the Fire were Portland's entry in the WNBA, the NBA-owned women's basketball league. Originally, the NBA owned all the WNBA's franchises, but after a structure change to local ownership, the Fire shut down on New Year's Eve, 2012, after Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen decided he did not want to own the team, and no local buyer emerged.

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  4. WNBA star Taurasi will miss 2015 season as part of deal with Russian teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Star Tribune

    Phoenix Mercury's Diana Taurasi tries to keep the ball away from Minnesota Lynx's Lindsay Whalen, left, during the first half in Game 1 of the WNBA Western Conference Finals in August 2014. Phoenix Mercury point guard Diana Taurasi, one of the elite players in the WNBA, will sit out the entire 2015 season after signing a contract with a Russian team that requires her to rest.

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  5. Mystics exercise options on Tayler Hill and Emma Meesseman, announce training camp roster invitesRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Swish Appeal

    The Mystics' 2015 roster begins to take shape as they make moves to commit to some of their younger players from the past couple seasons. The Washington Mystics have went through some major roster turnovers in the past several seasons.

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  6. Taurasi opts for rest, to skip WNBA seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | ESPN

    Diana Taurasi has decided to sit out the 2015 WNBA season, opting to rest for the summer at the request of her Russian club team. The Phoenix Mercury star accepted an offer from UMMC Ekaterinburg, which will pay her more than her 2014 WNBA salary not to play, sources told espnW.

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  7. Shock Re-Sign Paris To Multi-Year ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Tulsa Shock have re-signed center Courtney Paris to a multi-year contract. In 2014, Paris re-signed with the Shock as a free agent for a one-year contract that expired in September.

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  8. WNBA's Tulsa Shock resign center Courtney ParisRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | USA Today

    Paris started 34 games last season for the WNBA's Shock and averaged a career-high 9.2 points and led the league with a career best 10.2 rebounds per game.

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  9. Portland Fire & Rescue partners with social site Nextdoor.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KATU-TV Portland

    PORTLAND, Ore. Firefighters will soon be on the neighborhood-oriented social media site Nextdoor.com in what Portland Fire & Rescue Chief Erin Janssens calls an effort to keep neighborhoods safer.

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  10. Bedroom catches fire in SE Portland; everyone inside gets out safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KATU-TV Portland

    PORTLAND, Ore. Fire crews worked to control a house fire Monday morning at a house on Southeast Clay Street in Portland.

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  11. The Madison Square Garden Company to Host Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Earnings Conference CallRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | BroadcastNewsroom

    The Madison Square Garden Company will host a conference call to discuss results for its second quarter ended December 31, 2014 on Friday, February 6, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The Company will issue a press release reporting its results prior to the market opening.

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  12. Villanova rides hot hands to victoryRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    Just the Facts, Ma'am: 24 assists on hot 61% shooting led Villanova to a 81-69 win over St. John's. Caroline Coyer led all scorers with 28 points on 11-18 shooting .

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  13. WNBA's Brittney Griner To Speak at HUBRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Onward State

    Women's basketball player and activist Brittney Griner will speak at Penn State on March 21 in Heritage Hall, according to the Paul Robeson Cultural Center's website . Griner made her name playing at Baylor, where she became the first player of either sex to score 2,000 points and block 500 shots in a career.

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  14. Stanford Sweeps LA SchoolsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    The Stanford Women's Basketball Team continued their line-up of three guards and two bigs against USC and told themselves not to get down early as they did the last two games. They listened to themselves and beat USC 71-60.

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  15. Former Rangers man David Robertson warns Ibrox board they missed a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Rangers legend David Robertson warned the Ibrox board they missed a trick by throwing out American financier Robert Sarver's A 20million takeover bid for the crisis club. Earlier this month, Rangers directors rejected the Phoenix Suns owner's attempt to purchase a controlling stake - arguing he was unlikely to receive the necessary backing of 75 per cent of shareholders.

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  16. Colonials clean the glassRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    Just the Facts, Ma'am: A 63-38 rebounding edge for George Washington overcame 27.5% shooting in the Colonials' 67-48 win at La Salle. Jonquel Jones led the way for George Washington with 12 points and 16 rebounds.

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  17. WNBA's Storm promote Jenny Boucek to head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    The assistant was promoted by the WNBA club Tuesday. She succeeds Brian Agler, who left this month to coach the Los Angeles Sparks.

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  18. Pirates fend off WildcatsRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    Just the Facts, Ma'am: Villanova could never quite overcome a strong start by Seton Hall, and the Pirates claimed a 59-56 victory at the Pavilion. Daisha Simmons led the way with 19 points and 13 rebounds, getting help on the scoreboard from Ka-Deidre Simmons and Tabatha Richardson-Smith and on the backboard from Janee Johnson .

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  19. Stanford Women's Basketball Beats LARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    Once again it was a tale of two halves for the Stanford Women's Basketball Team. At least this time after finding themselves down early in the first they dug themselves mostly out of it before it got too late.

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  20. Alabama's Breanna Hayden and Auburn's Hasina Muhammad suspended two games each for fightingRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Swish Appeal

    The SEC announced Friday that Alabama guard Breanna Hayden and Auburn guard Hasina Muhammad were suspended one game each for fighting during a Thursday game between the two arch rivals. In addition, both schools levied an additional one-game suspension on the players, so both Hayden and Muhammad will be sitting out two games for the incident.

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