Elena Delle Donne was one of the most talked-about women’s basketball players in the country long before calendars flipped to 2013. What much of America finally had an opportunity to do this year was see what
Elena came in #6 on ESPNW’s Impact 10 List!
Elena Delle Donne runs drills at a Special Olympics basketball skills clinic in Illinois.
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Elena Delle Donne’s WNBA Debut vs. Phoenix Mercury (May 27, 2013)
22 points, 8 rebounds, 4 blocks.
Final score: 102-80
Elena Delle Donne is now entering her second season as starting Forward for the WNBA’s Chicago Sky. Many have dubbed Elena “The Face of the WNBA,” as evidenced by her growing number of endorsement deals with corporate giants like Nike and DuPont. Last year, Elena was the WNBA’s “Rookie of the Year” and she led the Sky to its most successful season as the team qualified for the playoffs for the first time in its history. Elena joins us in studio today.
@de11edonne and I getting ready to stretch out some amazing women before the San Francisco marathon Sunday. #Nike #JustDoIt
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