WNBA set to stream 20 games a season on Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) The WNBA will stream 20 games a year over the next few seasons on Twitter in a deal announced Monday night.

It's the first women's sport to be live-streamed on Twitter. The first game will be the Dallas Wings against the Phoenix Mercury on May 14.

The agreement also includes the WNBA joining Twitter's Amplify program, which will include 40 highlight packages per week being featured across Twitter.

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