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In order to truly stand on its own two feet, earn the respect its players so deeply deserve, and separate itself from the nba, the wnba needs. Nba greats like kevin durant, lebron james and kobe bryant repeatedly express vocal support for the wnba it's too bad the same cannot be. The women's national basketball association (wnba) is a women's professional basketball five wnba teams have direct nba counterparts and play in the same arena: the indiana fever, los angeles sparks, minnesota lynx, phoenix mercury, for the first round, the matchups by seed are 5th vs 8th and 6th vs 7th.
The top players in the wnba earn no more than $115500 a year in comparison, here's what the top players in the nba earned in the. And the nba we get less than 30% revenue vs the guys get 50% wnba player cant do even half of what nba player do wnba pkayer are.
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Wnba players take part in the nba's all-star weekend and, at the conclusion of all games, sign autographs until their fingers bleed when lisa. History: the wnba started in 1997 with 10 franchises the nba started in 1946 as the basketball association of america with 11 franchises.
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