What's Trending: June 23
With so much #SummerHoops to take in this season, it's hard to keep track of all the storylines playing out on a nightly basis in the WNBA. That's what What's Trending is for.
Here, we'll bring you the 10 things you need to know, see, listen to and/or watch in the past and coming week. It's your one-stop shop for all things W, from which teams are on a roll to which players are coming up big to what the league's superstars are up to off the court.
Here's What's Trending on June 23:
The WNBA officially tipped off the summer on Saturday with sunrise-to-sunset coverage on the @WNBA Twitter Feed. Fans across the country chimed in by telling us how they celebrate basketball during the summer and entering the #SummerHoopsSweeps.
Danielle Robinson's late game-winner for the Stars highlighted a busy Sunday that featured four nationally televised games.
It's been a big week for the WNBA Pride campaign. First, Liberty vet Cappie Pondexter took over @WNBA to answer questions from fans on Thursday:
Then the Chicago Sky hosted the first Pride game of the season Sunday on ESPN 2:
Fever guard Layshia Clarendon will join in on Monday night:
Three days after taking over Twitter, Cappie Pondexter took over the Liberty's game against the Dream, who entered Sunday with a franchise-record-tying six-game winning streak. The guard dished out eight assists and put up 23 points on 7-for-8 shooting as New York won 85-78 at the Garden.
Gooooooooal by #13!!! I told y'all it's a lucky number... 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸 Chiney Ogwumike (@Chiney321) June 22, 2014