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Q: What year did the WNBA start and when was the first game?
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How did the WNBA start?

The WNBA started when the women was given the oppurtunity to play after their years of college which was formed in the year of 1996 but started in 1997


Has there ever been a person to slam dunk in the WNBA?

Lisa Leslie was the first to dunk it in a WNBA game, Candace Parker (rookie) was the second. She has dunked it twice this year. They both play for the LA Sparks


What year was the WNBA started?

the wnba was sarted in 1996


How many women go to the WNBA a year?

there are about 70 women who get drafted into the wnba a year.


When was WNBA Rookie of the Year Award created?

WNBA Rookie of the Year Award was created in 1998.


When was WNBA Coach of the Year Award created?

WNBA Coach of the Year Award was created in 1997.


What year was Kim Perrot inducted into the WNBA Hall of Fame?

The WNBA did not induct her into the WNBA Hall of Fame


At what time of year does the WNBA play it's finals?

The WNBA regular season begins in May. They start training in the beginning of May and start playing soon after. They play until July, when the finals are being held.


What year did women's basketball start using the women's size basketball?

The NCAA introduced the first women's basketball in 1984 which was one inch smaller than a regulation men's ball. The wonam's ball was 28.5 compared to the 29.5 men's ball. The WNBA did not begin until 1997 however, so the first WNBA game was played with an official 28.5 women's basketball. The NCAA introduced the first women's basketball in 1984 which was one inch smaller than a regulation men's ball. The wonam's ball was 28.5 compared to the 29.5 men's ball. The WNBA did not begin until 1997 however, so the first WNBA game was played with an official 28.5 women's basketball.


In what year was the WNBA founded?

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