Jumping Through Hoops
- Courting women. Jensen, Jeff // Advertising Age;4/22/1996, Vol. 67 Issue 17, p30
The article reports that the National Basketball Association (NBA), having taken a leadership role in the development of women's basketball with its marketing of the 1996 USA Basketball team, is considering its next move. NBA owners will be meeting in which Commissioner David Stern will present...
- DOING IT FOR THE GIRLS. // Women's Fitness;Oct2013, Issue 119, p29
The article offers information on the Women's Sport Trust launched by the initiative of several sports players including Anna Watkins, Kelly Smith and Helen Russell to raise women profile and awareness for sports in Great Britain.
- Women's pro basketball showcase. // New York Amsterdam News;05/18/2000, Vol. 91 Issue 20, p54
Reports on the holding of the International Women's Pro Basketball Showcase women's basketball exhibition in Atlanta, Georgia. Slated date of holding the event; Women's basketball personalities to be featured in the event; Contact information for individuals interested to know more about the...
- Women in Sports: Our Worst Enemies? Davidson, Kavitha A. // News India Times;1/3/2014, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p2
The author discusses the issues on women in sports in India.
- A liberating experience. Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;08/30/99, Vol. 15 Issue 35, p8
Focuses on the New York Liberties' promotion of athleticism in women. Physical description of various players comprising the New York Liberties; Affordability of tickets during Liberty games; Comparison of how the Liberties play with that of the Knicks.
- San Diego Siege beats San Jose Spiders. // Gay & Lesbian Times;3/9/2006, Issue 950, p24
The article reports on the victory of San Diego Siege over the San Jose Spiders at the National Womens Basketball League (NWBL). The Siege had advance 19 point lead at the half but the San Jose gained back at the end of the third quarter. The Siege remains at the first place in the season...
- Bronx Belles beat L.I. Wave for 1999 SlamJam championship. // New York Amsterdam News;11/11/99, Vol. 90 Issue 46, p45
Reports on the victory of Douglass Panthers over Long Island Wave in the Friends of Frederick E. Samuel Foundation Inc. Adidas/SlamJam Women's Basketball Classic championship. Scores of each team in the game's final four championships; Highlights of the game.
- Lady Bulldogs start season with a victory. Gray, Fred // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);11/6/2014, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p10
The article reports on the victory of the Lady Bulldogs over Trinidad State Junior College in a basketball game held on October 31, 2014, with a final score of 80-49.
- Olympic Movement. Anderson, Kelli // Sports Illustrated;5/7/2012, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p52
The article considers the impact of the performance of U.S. national women's sports teams in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia on the subsequent development of professional sports for women. The gold medal won by the women's basketball team, and that team's financial assistance from the...