Here is some reaction to Tuesday night's premiere of "Pat XO" The documentary film, directed by Lisa Lax and Nancy Stern Winters and produced by Robin Roberts, is part of ESPN Films and espnW's Nine for IX series.
When a female journalist was sexually harassed by Patriots players in 1990, it set off a national debate about the presence of women in men's locker rooms. In this film, you'll hear stories of raw behavior and remarkable resolve.
This raw, authentic portrait of legendary coach Pat Summitt takes the camera from the filmmaker's hands and places it into those who know her best. If it's possible to do justice to Summitt, "Pat XO" does it.
The London Olympics were a benchmark for women, especially U.S. women. But what does that mean beyond the Games? For two team sports, the hope and expectation is their accomplishments in London will be a springboard to something more.
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.
WNBA president Donna Orender has stepped down from her post. Orender is leaving the league during its crucial adolescent years, but the league's connection with the NBA, and its improving product will help it stay afloat.