That group of All-Stars includes Sue Bird, who made a record 11th All-Star Game breaking a tie with Tamika Catchings for most all-time.
Augustus is making her eighth All-Star appearance in her 12 years in the league, while Fowles gets her fifth nod in her 10-year career.
Officials said guard Seimone Augustus, center Sylvia Fowles and forward Maya Moore were selected to the All-Star Game, which is set for Sunday, July 28 at Target Center.
Bird, the league's oldest player at 37, headlines the 22 All-Stars who were announced Tuesday. This will be the fifteenth annual All-Star Game played by the league.
Bird wasn't an All-Star in 2013, when she missed the season due to a knee surgery. She's also averaging 5.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game.
There wasn't an All-Star Game in 2004, 2008, 2010, 2012 or 2016 because the league condensed the scheduling to accommodate either Summer Olympic Games or FIBA World Championships. "You can't pick wrong, as you have really great players out there".
Man 'steals date's auto before using it to go on another date' According to a police report, Griffin stopped at Marathon station on Winchester Road and asked the woman to get him some cigars. The suspect apparently had a previous record, when he was first arrested in 2016, after he and two others robbed a restaurant.
Japan, EU sign free trade agreement Donald Tusk , president of the European Council, hailed the agreement as the largest bilateral trade deal ever. The EU also reached a deal allowing businesses to seamlessly transfer personal data between the bloc and Japan.
Through 23 games, Gray is averaging 14.8 points, 5.2 assists, 3.1 rebounds, and 1.6 steals for the Sparks. "I'll never stop pursuing that". Phoenix's Diana Taurasi was selected to her ninth All-Star team. Players were not allowed to vote for their teammates. Fans accounted for 40 percent of the vote, while current players, current head coaches and a media panel accounted for 20 percent each.
Borrowing a format used earlier this year by the National Basketball Association, teams will be named for captains rather than conferences with the inaugural matchup using this method being between Team Delle Donne, for Washington Mystics forward Elena Delle Donne, and Team Parker for Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks. In a release Tuesday, the WNBA said that Moore informed the league that "she is unable to perform her captaincy duties at this time".
Moore was replaced by Los Angeles' Candace Parker, who finished third in the fan voting with 38,575 ballots.
Elena Delle Donne was named a WNBA all-star and will captain one of the teams.
As team captain, Delle Donne will be tasked with drafting a team in accordance with the game's new format.
Amateur video posted on social media of powerful tornadoes ripping through Iowa looked like scenes right out of the movie Twister. The family sought shelter in the building's basement and heard "cracking and booms and explosions" as the tornado passed.
The homeowner, who only went by the name Sara, recalled the attack that sent her housekeeper Maria to the hospital. Six people in total were hospitalized, including Sarah who complained of breathing issues hours after the attack.
The Fed has raised rates two times this year, and policy makers expect two more rate hikes before the end of 2018. DXY cut its gains after Trump's comments that the strong dollar "puts us at a disadvantage", while yields on U.S.
Terrifying and violent events begin to take place, testing the loyalties and mental fortitude of those aboard the titular ship. The trailer as well as the plot summary that Syfy has released offers a similar premise but with a bit of a twist.
Trump said on Tuesday he misspoke during the news conference and accepted the intelligence agencies' conclusions. Ultimately, he said he had personally warned Putin in Helsinki against election meddling in the future.
To take your selfies up a notch, it has AI Selfie recognition that optimises your portrait background depending on the scene. After several weeks of leaks and rumours, Huawei has officially introduced the new Nova series: the Nova 3 and Nova 3i .
Trudeau had appointed himself as the minister of Intergovernmental Affairs so, in effect, he has fired himself from this position. The newcomers include Bill Blair, who was named minister of the new portfolio of border security and organized crime reduction.
What is the Joaquin Phoenix Joker movie title? And no, it's not The Joker , as some have speculated, but rather simply... The timing seems flawless for a dark crime thriller, and anticipation is definitely mounting.
That may be true in Knox' mind, but Woods showed Thursday his history on the links is still unfolding in front of our eyes. Kisner was 1 over going into the fifth hole when he hit a 3-iron onto the par-5 and sunk a long putt for eagle.
President Trump took to Twitter in late June, when oil prices were on the rise as many feared tightening oil supplies. In February, Iran's Oil Ministry said the country had hoped to raise this to 4.7mbpd within the next four years.
The sport paid for that unlimited access Thursday when unruly spectators interrupted the most iconic climb of the Tour de France . Van Avermaet impressed with his pace in the climbs during Tuesday's stage, but was unable to repeat his performance.
WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb rumours
Now, WhatsApp is moving to fix it and has introduced a new rule that changes the way you forward messages in the chat app. WhatsApp had also bought full-page adverts in Indian newspapers with tips on how to spot misinformation.
I’d rather lose than dope, claims Anthony Joshua
Nor do I believe that Russian sportsmen are consuming these substances in anything like the amounts being said. He has lost only a 12-round unanimous decision to former champ Wladimir Klitschko in October 2013 in Moscow.
Why Real Madrid are putting off Eden Hazard deal
The former Lille star who has a verbal agreement in place and has always stated he wants to win the coveted Champions League. The same article states that los Blancos are set to come in with an improved offer for the 27-year-old Premier League star .
Which rival team offered Lewis Hamilton a contract?
Two years does not leave any room for manoeuvre if he is to match Michael Schumacher's record haul of seven world titles. Confirmation of his new contract could even come as early as this weekend's German Grand Prix.
Tom Jones Belvoir Castle gig cancelled
The crooner is now on a world tour, and had been scheduled to perform at Stansted Park, West Sussex, earlier this week. This comes after Jones' gig at Stanstead Park last night was cancelled just hours before it was due to begin.
Customer Slaps Woman's Bum And She Floors Him
One person said that her behaviour was the "perfect response", while another wrote: "Well done to her. The title of the post read: "My cousin takes down this pervert down for grabbing her a-".
Fiji finalise World Cup Sevens squad
There will also be loads of action at the women's World Cup. "This is going to be more of a psychological test rather than a physical one [at the World Cup]". "We must bring our "A" game from the first match to the last".