Violet Palmer was the first female referee in the NBA, and 13 years into her NBA career, she still is calling the shots. In the first installment of a two-part series, Palmer talks to espnW about her life as a referee.
Two of the weekend's biggest stories will both take place at Madison Square Garden. On Friday, the Knicks will try to cool down the Heat, and on Sunday, the legendary ladies of UConn can add to their lore by tying the all-time win streak.
Whether you prefer NCAA women's volleyball, milestones in women's college basketball, NFL football or NBA basketball, Amanda Rykoff takes a look at the action coming up tonight all across the sports landscape.