LeBron James to Tina Thompson to hoops fans across the country sent in their thoughts after Tuesday night's premiere of "Swoopes." The documentary film, directed by Hannah Storm, is part of ESPN Films and espnW's Nine for IX series.
Sheryl Swoopes is not a spokesperson, not a contrarian, just herself. That's apparent in the Nine for IX documentary "Swoopes," and it's clear as she interacts with her new team at Loyola University Chicago.
Sheryl Swoopes has struggled with love, family, money and lack of recognition, but she has never lost her spirit. In this portrait, you will meet someone who is not your everyday superstar, but a woman who has defied a multitude of labels.
It's time to get to work in the WNBA, with players starting the fight for roster spots. It's also time for coaches to begin forming their rotations and strategies for the season. Here's what you need to watch for in camp.