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Moore set for training camp to begin (Basketball)

WNBA teams open training camp Sunday and three weeks later the season begins. That doesn’t leave teams much time to prepare, which is why so much emphasis is put on training camp. It means more in the WNBA maybe more than any other professional sport, said Palmer’s Jessica Moore of the Indiana Fever. “There is… Read more »

Moore proud to be UConn grad (Basketball)

Few people can fully appreciate the University of Connecticut’s 78-game winning streak like Jessica Moore of Palmer. Moore, of Colony High fame, played at UConn from 2000 to 2005, helping the Huskies win three consecutive NCAA championships. She was also a member of Geno Auriemma’s first team to win 70 straight games. But even she’s… Read more »

Moore inks 2-year deal with Fever (Basketball)

After having the best season of her professional career last summer with the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, Palmer’s Jessica Moore got a much-deserved reward. The former Colony High and UConn star recently signed a two-year contract with the Fever, ending her days as a restricted free agent and squashing speculation that she could end up with… Read more »

Where will Moore land? (Basketball)

Alaska’s only WNBA player could be on the move now that the free agent period is underway. Palmer’s Jessica Moore is a restricted free agent and can negotiate with teams, although deals may not be finalized and contracts cannot be signed until Feb. 1. Moore, of Colony High fame, enjoyed her finest professional season last… Read more »

Moore begins title quest tonight (Basketball)

Palmer’s Jessica Moore will be shooting for hardwood history when her Indiana Fever tips off against the Phoenix Mercury in the best-of-5 WNBA Finals starting tonight on ESPN2. Moore, a backup center for the Eastern Division champions, is enjoying her finest professional season in helping the Fever reach the Finals for the first time. Indiana… Read more »

Moore, Fever advance in playoffs (Basketball)

An injured Jessica Moore is marching on in the WNBA playoffs. The 6-foot-3 center from Palmer, who is playing despite a hyper-extended knee suffered less than a week ago, helped the Indiana Fever sweep the Washington Mystics in the best-of-3 semifinal series to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals. The defense-minded Moore logged only 8… Read more »

Moore injured on eve of playoffs (Basketball)

With the top seed in the Eastern Conference already secured for this week’s WNBA playoffs, the Indiana Fever figured they would rest their starters and give the reserves extended playing time. It seemed to be a great opportunity for Alaskan Jessica Moore. But things didn’t turn out so well. The backup center from Palmer left… Read more »

Fever getting Moore of everything (Basketball)

In case you haven’t noticed, Jessica Moore is having a career year in the WNBA. This is the fifth season of pro ball for the Palmer product and she’s making the most of her situation with her new team, the first-place Indiana Fever. Moore’s breakout season is a big reason why her team leads the… Read more »