This week from the WNBA and College Basketball
🏀WNBA: Here’s a at us trying to keep up with yesterday’s . We’ll start here: three-time WNBA champion Natasha Howard was traded from the Seattle Storm to the New York Liberty and will join forces with 2020 No. 1 draft pick Sabrina Ionescu (pronounced YO-NESS-COO), making the Liberty instant playoff contenders.
- Meanwhile, former UConn stars Kia Nurse and Megan Walker were traded from the Liberty to the Phoenix Mercury in exchange for draft picks. With UConn alumni Diana Taurasi returning for her 17th season, .
- And in non-trade news, two-time WNBA champion Renee Montgomery is after 11 seasons. Montgomery to focus on social justice and will keep up the fight alongside her work in sports media.
🎓🏀College basketball: Hoops fans, rejoice. There had been rumors of a bubble for the women’s March Madness tournament, and the NCAA last Friday, announcing that the entire tournament will be held in San Antonio and the surrounding region. Swish.