Answers to 20 questions from 20 years of WNBA history

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  The following are answers to our WNBA 20 in 20 quiz which was featured in this week’s Sports Odds and Ends.

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  1. Cleveland, Charlotte, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Phoenix, Sacramento and Utah.
  2. Cheryl Miller (Phoenix) and Denise Taylor (Utah).
  3. Utah-Denise Taylor; Orlando-Carolyn Peck; Phoenix-Cheryl Miller; Tulsa-Nolan Richardson; Washington-Jim Lewis.
  4. Sheila Johnson, Washington.
  5. Connecticut.
  6. Houston, 2000 by President George W. Bush.
  7. President Barack Obama.
  8. We Got Next, 1996.
  9. The two surpassed 3,000 career points in the same game at Phoenix, August 9, 2011.
  10. 1999.
  11. 2006 Detroit-Sacramento finals.
  12. Chicago in 2006.
  13. Dee Brown.
  14. Linda Hill-MacDonald.
  15. The league held its annual draft at ESPN headquarters in 2011.
  16. The league’s new logo,  introduced in 2013.
  17. Seimone Augustus (2011), Maya Moore (2013) and Sylvia Fowles (2015).
  18. There are five: New York, Minnesota, Indiana, Phoenix and San Antonio.
  19. Whitney Houston in 1999 at Madison Square Garden.
  20. Chubby Checker and Mistie Bass.

And 1 – Bonus: Los Angeles (7).

 

Charles Hallman welcomes reader responses to challman@spokesman-recorder.com.

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