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AT&T and WNBA Announce Landmark Marquee Partnership

AT&T and WNBA will collaborate on programming to support women in sports. Originally Published by AT&T. The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) announced a multiyear marquee partnership with AT&T, making the global communications and technology company the first non-apparel partner to have its logo featured on the front of all…

WNBA Team Plans to Give Planned Parenthood Major Assist

The ownership group of the WNBA’s Seattle Storm is writing its own playbook on how to engage with the community. On July 18, the team will hold its inaugural “Stand with Planned Parenthood” rally in KeyArena’s West Plaza. The event will cap off with $5 from each ticket sale that…

NBA Champion Spurs Hire First Full-Time Female Coach

By Albert Lin Becky Hammon and Gregg Popovich The San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association announced the hiring of Becky Hammon as an assistant coach. Hammon will be the league’s first full-time female coach. Lisa Boyer spent the 20012002 season as a Cleveland Cavaliers assistant, but she served…

Women's Pro Basketball League Debuts New Campaign: WNBA Pride

By Julissa Catalan In the LGBT community, the month of June is widely anticipated because it is LGBT Pride Month. This year, the WNBA has joined in the celebration by making a landmark contribution to LGBT rights awareness, becoming the first major league sport to market to the group, with…