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2012 ARCHIVE

Week 13: Liberty and Sky in Photo-Finish Race to the End (September 19 2012)
There are only two games left this season as the New York Liberty and Chicago Sky duke it out for the final playoff spot in the league.

Week 12: Lynx and Liberty buzzing (September 11 2012)
The Minnesota Lynx are running rampant on an 11-game winning streak while the New York Liberty rally their way to a playoffs spot.

Week 11: Lynx regain the top spot (September 5, 2012)
After a tiny stumble before the Olympics break, the Minnesota Lynx have gone back to dominating just about every team on the rankings board.

Week 10: Sparks soar to the top (August 28, 2012)
The Los Angeles Sparks are on a 9-game winning streak now that they've put the kibbosh on the Silver Stars' impressive 12 game streak of their own.

Week 9: Silver Stars on top (July 17, 2012)
The San Antonio Silver Stars head into the Olympic break at the top spot now that the underdogs are on an impressive 9-game winning streak.

Week 8: Silver Stars dethrone the Lynx (July 10, 2012)
The San Antonio Silver Stars are the first team in the league to knock off the Lynx from the top spot on the rankings board this season.

Week 7: Silver Stars on fire (July 3, 2012)
The San Antonio Silver Stars hot streak continues after beating the league's top-notch Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks.

Week 6: Silver Stars and Storm rebound (June 25, 2012)
After shaky starts out of the gate this season, the San Antonio Silver Stars and Seattle Storm are playing impressive basketball and on the road to recovery.

Week 5: Underdogs gaining ground (June 18, 2012)
The Seattle Storm shut down the Minnesota Lynx in a headline grabbing win. Solid week of basketball for the league's underdog teams.

Week 4: Lynx, Sky and Sun breaking records (June 11, 2012)
The Minnesota Lynx have set the league's all-time record of an opening record winning streak at 9-0. But they're not the only team setting records this week.

Week 3: Lynx Remain Golden, Sparks Not Far Behind (June 4, 2012)
The Minnesota Lynx are the only defeated team in the league right now at an impressive 7-0. But there are four other teams with only one loss apiece giving the rankings a good shakeup.

Week 2: Lynx On Top, Sparks Gaining Ground (May 28, 2012)
After a full week of WNBA play, the Minnesota Lynx live up to the hype leading the way with a 4-0 record. On the flip-side, the New York Liberty kick off the season with an 0-4 record, falling short of their reputation as a playoff-worthy competitor.

Week 1: Let the Games Begin (May 21, 2012)
The defending champion Minnesota Lynx go into the season as a favorite to win it all again. But looking at training camp reports, preseason and opening weekend matchups, finding out which team is going to put up a fight against Minnesota this year is where it gets interesting.


2011 ARCHIVE
Week 14: September 9
Week 13: September 2
Week 12: August 26
Week 11: August 19
Week 10: August 12
Week 9: August 4
Week 8: July 29
Week 7: All-Star Break (July 22)
Week 6: July 15
Week 5: July 8
Week 4: July 1
Week 3: June 24
Week 2: June 17
Week 1: June 10


2010 ARCHIVE
Week 14: August 20
Week 13: August 13
Week 12: August 6
Week 11: July 30
Week 10: July 23
Week 9: July 16
Week 8: July 11
Week 7: July 2
Week 6: June 25
Week 5: June 18
Week 4: June 11
Week 3: June 4
Week 2: May 29
Week 1: May 21


2009 ARCHIVE
Week 13: September 2
Week 12: August 25
Week 11: August 18
Week 10: August 12
Week 9: August 4
Week 8: July 30
Week 7: July 21
Week 6: July 14
Week 5: July 7
Week 4: June 30
Week 3: June 23
Week 2: June 16
Week 1: June 10


2008 ARCHIVE
Week 14: September 10
Week 13: September 3
Week 12:: August 27
Week 11: July 29
Week 10: July 23
Week 9: July 16
Week 8: July 8
Week 7: June 30
Week 6: June 24
Week 5: June 17
Week 4: June 10
Week 3: June 4
Week 2: May 27
Week 1: May 21


2007 ARCHIVE
Week 14: August 21
Week 13: August 14
Week 12: August 7
Week 11: July 31
Week 10: July 24
Week 9: July 17
Week 8: July 10
Week 7: July 3
Week 6: June 26
Week 5: June 19
Week 4: June 12
Week 3: June 5
Week 2: May 29
Week 1: May 22
Preseason Rankings: May 15


2006 ARCHIVE
Week 12: August 15
Week 11: August 8
Week 10: August 1
Week 9: July 25
Week 8: July 18
Week 7: July 11
Week 6: July 4
Week 5: June 27
Week 4: June 20
Week 3: June 13
Week 2: June 6
Week 1: May 30
Preseason: May 16


2005 ARCHIVE
Week 14: August 30
Week 13: August 23
Week 12: August 16
Week 11: August 9
Week 10: August 2
Week 9: July 26
Week 8: July 19
All-Star Break
Week 6: July 5
Week 5: June 28
Week 4: June 21
Week 3: June 14
Week 2: June 7
Week 1: May 31
Preseason: May 19

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Video

Postgame: Chicago Sky

Sky head coach Pokey Chatman and Sylvia Fowles talk postgame following Chicago's double overtime win over the Fever.

Fever vs. Sky - Game 2

Sylvia Fowles scores 27 points and the Chicago Sky beat the Indiana Fever 86-84 in two overtimes to even the best-of-three Eastern Conference finals on Monday.

Postgame: Indiana Fever

Fever head coach Lin Dunn and Tamika Catchings talk postgame after Indiana falls to the Chicago Sky in Game 2 in double overtime.

Catchings in the Clutch

Tamika Catchings nails the clutch jumper to put the Fever up by two late in regulation.

Young Forces OT

Tamera Young makes the offensive rebound and puts it up and in to send the game into overtime.