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2017 Schedule
8-26, 6th in Western

Laimbeer on coaching in Vegas, draft, & more

Aces head coach Bill Laimbeer weighs in on the Las Vegas unveil, expectations of the new team, possible off-season moves and who's on his radar with the No. 1 draft pick.

WNBA unveils Las Vegas franchise (1:17)
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Vegas lights up for WNBA's arrival

With a glitzy announcement, Las Vegas and MGM Resorts International rolled out the red carpet for the arrival of the WNBA's Aces.

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What will Laimbeer do with Las Vegas' No. 1 draft pick?

The WNBA's new Las Vegas franchise had the best odds in Monday's draft lottery and ended up with the No. 1 pick. Now Bill Laimbeer will have to decide between players such as South Carolina's A'ja Wilson and 19-year-old Russian post player Maria Vadeeva.

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101dMechelle Voepel

Stars win No. 1 draft pick for 2nd straight year

The Stars, now in Las Vegas, won the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft lottery for the second straight year. The Indiana Fever and Chicago Sky will select second and third.

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WNBA to reveal draft lottery results Nov. 13

The Stars, Sky and Fever will find out who gets the first pick in the WNBA draft when results of the draft lottery are revealed on Nov. 13.

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New role with Las Vegas WNBA franchise comes at right time for Laimbeer

As recently as three weeks ago, Bill Laimbeer was contemplating his future with the Liberty. He knew it was Katie Smith's time to rise to head coach. But what role would be right for Laimbeer? And then he got a call from MGM Resorts International.

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MGM buys Vegas-bound Stars of WNBA

The San Antonio Stars have been sold to MGM Resorts International and will relocate to Las Vegas starting next season.

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128dMechelle Voepel

How having Stars in Vegas could impact WNBA's visibility

What we know with the San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas is that MGM Resorts really wanted the team, and Bill Laimbeer is all-in to run it. Both things could bode well for the franchise.

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129dMechelle Voepel

Groomed to be a head coach, Smith takes over Liberty

Katie Smith never wanted to be a coach, but Bill Laimbeer knew better. And four seasons after becoming his assistant, Smith will succeed Laimbeer as the New York Liberty's head coach.

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Source: Laimbeer to be Stars' coach, GM

After the San Antonio Stars are sold and relocated, Bill Laimbeer will be the new coach and general manager, a source confirmed to ESPN's Mechelle Voepel.

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132dMechelle Voepel

Owners, not fan base, determine where WNBA franchises land

When it comes to the WNBA, the bottom line is that franchises have to go where there's an owner ready to spend the money. That doesn't always align with where there's an existing, strong fan base.

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Hammon handles coaching duties in Spurs win

Spurs assistant Becky Hammon handled head-coaching duties for the first half of the team's preseason win over the Nuggets on Sunday. The former WNBA guard for the San Antonio Stars has led the Spurs' summer league team the past two seasons.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.4
Rebounds Per Game33.3
Assists Per Game17.5

Team History