‘Players of the New School’ break down drinks, draft and hair

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Drinks. Draft. Hair. Jasmine Baker caught up with a few WNBA personalities to discuss the 2020 WNBA season. In the first episode, she catches you up on the latest from around the league.

Players of the New School is a new docuseries hosted by Jasmine Baker in which she engages with the individuals changing the face of basketball and basketball media.

In “Episode 1: W Brunch Breakdown,” Baker enlists a noteworthy roster to discuss — quarantine-style — the happenings around the WNBA. Rachel Galligan, Ari Chambers and Kelsey Trainor join her for the W brunch portion. Greydy Diaz dishes on the Tina Charles trade to the Washington Mystics.

Our favorite auntie, Erica L. Ayala, reviews her recent article on Penny Toler.

Made for the W’s Capree Garner gives her take on three top players who will likely sign with sneaker brands.

Kurtis Zimmerman from @WBBTimeline provides stats about the 2020 draft.

Finally, Baker sits down for an exclusive — and elusive — interview with the league’s favorite hair: Diana Taurasi’s bun.

Culture, hoops and the women who dominate.

Welcome to the new era!

And stay tuned for future announcements from the show next month.