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The WNBA is Woman's National Basketball Association. Founded in 1996 it is the woman's counterpart to the NBA, National Basketball Association. Their motto is "Expect Great" and many of their fans expect, and receive great. Ask your questions about the WNBA, WNBA teams, and WNBA players here.
At least 6-2, the ideal height is 6-5. However, there can be shorter and taller centers. As long as your ability and skill level is high, the height can be more or less than 6-2 or 6-5. Taller is always better.
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A waiver is a temporary status for players who are released by their team. A player released between August 15th and the end of the regular season stays on waivers for 48 hours. A player released at any other time stays on waivers for 10 days. During the waiver period other teams may claim a waived …
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Leslie Williams might of been one or i think that's her name
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The first people to play organized basketball were the students of Joe Naismith's physical education class.
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WNBA games are on NBATV, ESPN, ABC, and ESPN2. They are also on the local channels for the teams.
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Answer Lisa Leslie
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There are currently 10 WNBA teams coming into the 2010 season. The economic troubles have caused many former teams to fold or relocate, significantly decreasing the number of WNBA teams. They include: Atlanta DreamChicago SkyConnecticut Sun*Indiana FeverLos Angeles SparksMinnesota LynxNew York Liber…
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Yes, the basketball that the WNBA use is slightly smaller than what the NBA uses.
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the Woody n buzz association holds one of leading death camps in the world, holding over 2 million gazillion dying toys. we try our god sight hardest to keep them all living but unfortunately some of them cant cope with it like bullseye. we had to chop his big sh long of due to acid pickle which bur…
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In 2008, a new six-year collective bargaining agreement was agreed upon between the players and the league. The salary cap for an entire team in 2009 is $803,000. By 2013 (the sixth year under this agreement), the cap for an entire team will be $900,000. In 2009, the minimum salary for a player with…
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WNBA Office LocationYou can find this information on the WNBA's website. http://www.wnba.comNEW YORK OFFICEOlympic Tower, 645 Fifth AvenueNew York, NY 10022Main Number: (212) 688-WNBA (9622)Main Fax Number: (212) 750-WNBA (9622)
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Answer The NBA Board of Governors approved the new league on April 24, 2996.
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Officially approved by the NBA Board of Governors on April 24, 1996, the creation of the WNBA was announced at a press conference with Rebecca Lobo, Lisa Leslie, and Sheryl Swoopes in attendance. While not the first major women's professional basketball league in the United States (a distinction hel…
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Their checking book.
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There are 34 games in a WNBA season, not including playoffs. The most there could possible be in a season, including playoffs, would be 43.
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The WNBA started when the women was given the oppurtunity to play after their years of college which was formed in the year of 1996but started in 1997
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The average amount of the major French Ligue can be upward of $8.8 million per year. However, for Ligue 2 it is much lower at around $1 million per year.
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This means the player was cut from the team. The player is placed on the 'waiver wire' and the other teams in the league are allowed to claim him for their team.
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I Love Reality Raj ;) -RamanXOXO
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Diana taurasi
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Answer Probably Derek Chadwell, she uses her ears for marketing!
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Val Ackerman I think
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10.3 million dollers
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Women's hands are smaller. and its easier to play with
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The Women's National Basketball Association(WNBA) is the NBA for women basketball players
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Yes, you can dunk. Only two players have dunked in the WNBA so far: Candace Parker and Lisa Leslie. Leslie in a 2002 regular season game. And Parker in two 2008 regular season games. Leslie also dunked in the 2005 All-Star Game. And Michelle Snow dunked in the 2006 All-Star Game.
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There is no specific degree that you need to play in the WNBA. Provided you have your degree and talent in the game, you can play in the WNBA.
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Obviously, the better they are, the different the salary is. However, the average salary is around $75,000.
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10 pound peanuts bag
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The Shortes WNBA player is Logan "Merma" Reece at 2 feet 5 and a half inches. He is known as the king of hip hop in the 1880's.
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There were a lot of first guards, but the first guard allocated to any team was Andrea Stinson.
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Candace Parker plays for the LA Sparks. She became the second woman to dunk in the WNBA. Lisa Leslie, her teammate, was the first.
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Atlanta DreamTulsa ShockPhoenix MercurySeattle StormIndiana FeverConnecticut SunL.A SparksNew York LibertyWashington MysticsMinnesota LynxChicago SkySacramento MonarchsSan Antonio Silver Stars
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Players were originally allocated to different teams back in 1997. Vicky Bullett was the first to be allocated. Dena Head was picked first in the Elite Draft. Tina Thompson was picked first in the collegiate draft.
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about 30 trillion in just one game! hahahha
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On opening day (May 17, 2008), ABC broadcast the Los Angeles Sparks and Phoenix Mercury matchup. The game received a little over 1 million viewers. Average viewership for games broadcast on national television was 413,000 (up from 346,000 in 2007). In 2008, the WNBA finished up in key demographics …
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RantLook all you haters out there can really kiss butt ok. Because we shouldn't get paid the same amount but it's the fact that we have a job too. We love basketball too. Unlike you losers who sit on the couch and get fat everyday, we actually go out and practice basketball just as hard as men do. W…
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Lauren Jackson who plays for Seattle is a 2 time MVP and will make $103,500 in 2011
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u know it is the L.A Sparks i think different. its totally the ct sun.
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For the 2007 season, the WNBA rookie salary was $30,000 and the maximum salary was $100,000.
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Detroit Shock
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The shortest wnba player is Anna Georgia Mierda at 3 foot 7 inches
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Yes, and the playoffs are usually on ABC. Most of the WNBA games are actually on ESPN2, but occasionally they will be on ESPN.
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Standing at 6 feet 8 inches tall, the tallest player in the WNBA is Brittney Griner. Griner graduated from Nimitz High School in Houston and now plays for the Phoenix Mercury.
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I'm not trying to be sexist but NBA is more fast paced and 8 minutes longer, probably the NBA would be better, And if any of you crazy feminists have a problem, but I'm sorry, but men are the ones who get broad shoulders. And I'm not trying to be sexist, that's just the truthful answer
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Well, what i would do is to go to google images and search for the specific player or team you are looking for.
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Through the 2007 season, that would be the Houston Comets with 4 WNBA championships (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000).
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I think the WNBA was started because Women wanted to show that they can play professional sports an that women can do anything.
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6 Smallest NBA Players Tyrone "Muggsy" Bouges, Teams= 5 '3 = Charlotte, Toronto, Washington & Golden State.Earl Boykins = 5 '5, Teams= Rockford, New Jersey, Orlando , Los Angeles, Golden State, Denver, Wilwaukee & Charlotte.Spud Webb = 5 '7, Teams= Detroit, Atlana, Sacramento, Minnesota &…
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The first WNBA game was the New York Liberty against the Los Angeles Sparks... the Liberty won.
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The first woman to be signed in 1997 (the opening season of the WNBA) to any team was Sheryl Swoopes. Swoopes, an African-American woman, was signed to the Houston Comets.
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32 games because i have a question like this for my homework and this is the equation they gave us: L+22=V6L-3=VL= losessW=wins!
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Lisa Leslie
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the first wnba championship was the shocks!
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It will start on May 24th
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The WNBA revenue falls well short of the amount they spend on players. The exact numbers weren't given, but it is below the $10.3 million they pay on salaries.
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The WNBA player currently making the most money is Candace Parker. With endorsements and salary, she makes $3,000,000 a year. However, the highest salary possible in the WNBA is $105,000 a season.
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WNBA maximum salaries are capped according to length of time in the WNBA. In 2013, the most that I player could earn was $107,000 if they had played in the WNBA for at least 6 years.
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Usually a woman who plays professional basketball in the Women's National Basketball Association. what do they have to do, well they have to be really athletic, play smart, and have a good workethic.
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The average salary of a WNBA player is about $72,000. The league minimum is $35,000. After three years of experience the minimum is $51,000.
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The WNBA considered an expansion team for New Orleans when the Charlotte team moved to New Orleans. The new WNBA team in New Orleans is called the New Orleans Pelicans.
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No one if you don't count families of the players, coaches, etc
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Ratings are typically poor for the WNBA Finals each year. On average, only around 400,000 people watch the finals games.
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WNBA stands for Womens National Basketball Association
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$44,000 a season....freakin dan...listen to wiki Dan+S2000=<3 haha
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As of the 2008 season, twice (2003, 2006).
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Teams in the WNBA play four 10-minute quarters. Each overtime period, if needed, is 5 minutes. Games usually take about 2 hours to be completed.
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The first player chosen in the 2008 WNBA draft was Candace Parker from the University of Tennessee.
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The WNBA was formed to let woman play basketball just like men.
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Vicky Bullett was the first woman allocated to a team.
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$15,000 and 1/2 off Subway from 4:30-5:00 on Sundays
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You work hard on your basketball skills and fundamentals just like with any aspirations to become a professional athlete. I disagree! you have to be good, play on a college team, do awesome at a basketball game that a scout is watching, and get them to recommend you to the WNBA! After that you get r…
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Margo Dydek at 7'2"
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The WNBA Phoenix Mercury get their name from the city Phoenix which is known for being hot. Being that they are the female counterpart to the Phoenix Suns which again is hot. Mercury being close to the Sun as in 3 planets away is hot.
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what was the average salary for a wnba player ,between1997 & 2007
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no they get paid like nba players just not as much.average nba player gets a 12 million dollar contractaverage wnba player gets 60 thousand to 100so they make alot of money just not like the men
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According to wnba.com, through the games of June 14, 2008 Lisa Leslie was the all time leading scorer in WNBA history with 5,567 points. Tina Thompson is second all time with 5,048 points.
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Nobody really knows, but they make six figures (more than the players).
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29.5 to 29.875 inches.
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No, but in NBA Live 09 for Wii, you can play as 20 different WNBA players.
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The WNBA player Diana Vines played college basketball at DePaul. She was the St. Louis MVP in 1996 along with Petra Jackson.
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the greatest basketball player is wilt chamberlain
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Margo Dydek is the tallest WNBA player, like she is so tall I'm 5,9 and she's 7,2.
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Cynthia Cooper wore #14 for the Houston Comets.
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The oldest player is Taj McWilliams-Franklin playing for NY Liberty.
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June 21st 1997
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Cheese people
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