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Ep #114: The disrespect for the WNBA is too high

September 30, 2021

The WNBA is being disrespected. After the Phoenix Mercury were forced out of their home arena twice, hosts Ellen and Steph are talking about all the ways our favorite W teams are being wronged during this already intense postseason.

Then, we’re following up on Tuesday’s WTF moment with an update from the Ukrainian Hockey League. Spoiler alert: it’s bad.

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Show notes:

 “The WNBA shouldn’t have to fight for respect in 2021” by Kavitha A. Davidson

 

The Athletic WBB tweet showing the GCU court at the Phoenix Mercury game

 

Update on this disciplinary case from the Ukrainian Hockey League

 

Instagram post from Jalen Smereck

 

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