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WNBA tips off: Favorites, storylines, Brittney Griner and expansion

The 2023 WNBA season began this weekend. Every team has now played at least one game. While it is too early to predict a final, two clear favorites have risen above the rest: reigning champions the Las Vegas Aces and a newly retooled New York Liberty, seeing their first title.

Ellen Hyslop, co-founder of The Gist sports media company and co-host of “The Gist of It” podcast joins host Scott Tong to discuss the big talking points of the season.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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