Whalen has won four WNBA titles and is a five-time WNBA all-star and two-time Olympic and world championship gold medalist.

Before leading Washington to a 93-80 win, Toliver read a statement condemning the Unite the Right rally happening near the White House.

Elena Delle Donne leads four starters in double figures as Washington closes in on playoff bye.

Other WNBA news

Gray scores 26, Sparks beat Liberty 74-66

Chelsea Gray scored a career-high 26 points, Nneka Ogwumike had 20 points and eight rebounds, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the New York Liberty 74-66 on Tuesday night.

Gray scores career-high 26, Sparks beat Liberty 74-66

Chelsea Gray scored a career-high 26 points, Nneka Ogwumike had 20 points and eight rebounds, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the New York Liberty 74-66 on Tuesday night.

Vandersloot sets a WNBA assist record, Sky beat Lynx 91-88

Courtney Vandersloot hit two free throws with 2.2 seconds left and broke the WNBA’s single-season assists record, helping the Chicago Sky beat the Minnesota Lynx 91-88 on Tuesday night.

  • Perspective

The Las Vegas Aces refusing to play after travel woes wasn’t narcissistic. It was necessary. The NBA should correct these basic concerns.

League’s decision a boost to postseason hopes, but renovations at Capital One Arena will require team to play playoff games in Foggy Bottom.

The union’s director of operations said there is a need to reexamine the policy prohibiting flying charter because of the possibility of competitive imbalance.

After their arrival at Reagan National Airport was delayed until after 2 p.m. Friday, Aces players say they would not play because of health concerns.

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With host of teams vying for top two seeds, and accompanying semifinal berths, fates can change quickly.

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Delle Donne will serve as one of the game’s two captains, allowing for the possibility that she picks her teammate to play with her.

Washington honors its coach/general manager for his 300th career win before routing Chicago, 88-72.

Washington allows more than 100 points for the first time this season in a second straight troubling defensive performance.

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