WNBA players’ union president Nneka Oguwmike said on ESPN that the players planned to resume play on Friday.
The move came hours after the NBA decided to postpone its three playoff games with its players choosing to boycott in their strongest statement yet against racial injustice.
Players in the WNBA generated a flurry of tweets Tuesday evening when they showed up to play games sporting black T-shirts that read "Vote Warnock."
WNBA players urged people to vote against Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler, a Republican U.S. senator running to keep her seat in Georgia.
WNBA MVP Elena Donne wrote an open letter detailing how the league denied her request to be exempted from playing in the upcoming season despite battling Lyme disease amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Loeffler asked the league to scrap plans for players to wear warmup jerseys with “Black Lives Matter” and “Say Her Name."
A Missouri man was freed from prison after years of work by WNBA star Maya Moore and other supporters.
The Atlanta Dream announced Tuesday that "Juneteenth" will become an official paid company holiday.
The WNBA has announced plans to play a reduced season, with a 22-game schedule that would begin in late July without fans in attendance.
"We're facing a serious threat, but this city has conquered bigger challenges before."
The WNBA has postponed the start of its season because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Los Angeles Sparks guard Sydney Wiese announced on her social media accounts Friday that she has tested positive for COVID-19.
A GOP political consultant has told the Associated Press that Brian Kemp will appoint Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler to fill Johnny Isakson's Senate seat.
The College Park Skyhawks are hoping to soar in their home opener this week, as they take on the Delaware Blue Coats inside the brand-new Arena at Gateway Center.
The WNBA'S Atlanta Dream unveiled its new brand on Friday.
The Washington Mystics won their first WNBA championship, getting 22 points from Emma Meesseman and 21 from banged-up league MVP Elena Delle Donne to beat the Connecticut Sun 89-78 in Game 5 of the Finals on Thursday night.
Tiffany Hayes scored 18 points, Elizabeth Williams had a season-high 17 points and nine rebounds and the Atlanta Dream beat the Connecticut Sun 78-75 on Wednesday.
Tiffany Hayes scored 21 points, Brittney Sykes had 11 points, eight rebounds and five assists and the Atlanta Dream beat the Seattle Storm 77-66 on Friday night.