Jump Ball 8/14/17

We're launching a new feature, Jump Ball, highlighting some interesting articles from around the league that caught our eye.

Did you read or write something this week and want it featured? Send it our way!

 

1) The competitiveness of this league is one of the many things I love about the W. Often I think people forget how long the rivalries have been going on! Amazing write up here!

http://www.shatteredbackboard.com/2017/08/13/upon-rivalry-best-rivalries-wnba/

2) BG got hurt and the Mercury kind of have hidden from the finals talk, but BG is back!

https://wnbafanblog.wordpress.com/2017/08/12/brittney-griner-returnr-will-chang-wnba-landscape/  

 

3) As of now, they have secured that playoff spot now it's just a matter of where..

http://www.nhregister.com/sports/article/Thomas-has-Sun-on-verge-of-clinching-playoff-spot-11752683.php

 

4) Lynx head coach goes in on a topic that only a few weeks ago was "the hot topic" around the W twitter world.

https://www.canishoopus.com/2017/8/11/16130246/lynx-dynasty-episode-2-the-wnba-and-media-coverage-cheryl-reeve

Shout out to Shatteredbackboard, wnba fan blog, New Haven Register and Canishoopus for the hard work and great writings!