What's Trending: July 14
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 July 14:
Even though my team took the L, I still feel like a winner having her as my sister! pic.twitter.com/oU5vtAvv1f— Chiney Ogwumike (@Chiney321) July 14, 2014
Boost Mobile WNBA All-Star 2014 will be here this Thursday. Last week, they announced this year's All-Star starters with Maya Moore and Elena Delle Donne leading the way. This week, Phoenix announced that they will be unveiling a new street sign "All-Star Way" to kick off the All-Star weekend.
The Phoenix Mercury have been having a killer month leading up to the All-Star game in Phoenix. Most recently they beat the San Antonio Stars 90-61 to take over the top spot in the league with a 16-3 record and a winning streak of 10 wins under their belt, a franchise record.
Angel McCoughtry dropped 33 points to carry the Dream past the Chicago Sky which landed them at No. 1 in the East and No. 2 overall.
Skylar Diggins shared her beauty routine from skin care to diet and fitness with the New York Times.
Angel McCoughtry appeared in this year's issue of ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue 2014 which is out on newsstands now. She also spoke to ESPN about how her basketball career started: "If you hear Kevin Durant talk about how he used to spend the night at the gym? That was the same gym [I went to.]
Make sure to vote for Maya Moore who is nominated for Best Female Athlete at this year's ESPY Awards on ESPN the Wednesday July 16 at 9 PM ET.
Stars rookie Kayla McBride had an incredible 30 points to beat the Liberty.