St. John's IceCaps

On The Fly: It's The Year Of Breanna

On The Fly: It's The Year Of Breanna

How has 2016 been for Breanna Stewart? She won her fourth NCAA title in April, she was the first pick in the WNBA, she graduated from UConn, she won an Olympic gold medal in Brazil and on Thursday she was named WNBA rookie of the year. Not too shabby. Stewart's rookie award was not surprising, given she led all WNBA rookies in scoring (18.3 points), rebounding (9.3) and blocked shots (1.9) as she led the Seattle Storm to the playoffs for the first time in three years. She received 38 votes from 39 sports writers and broadcasters. One voter went with San Antonio Star guard Moriah Jefferson, Stewart's college teammate. Stewart and Jefferson were also...

52°