Women and Sports: Can the WNBA Survive?

Teams are more talented than ever, but the economics are still very tough

Monday, June 15, 2009

The WNBA (the professional women’s basketball league) just kicked off its new season. The team that won the first WNBA championships, the Houston Comets, folded under financial pressure. The team's that remain are more talent-packed than ever. But they still face a very tough opponent: the economy. The Takeaway is joined by ESPN.com writer Mechelle Voepel to talk about the WBNA's future.

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Mechelle Voepel

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