ESPN will debut 2020 WNBA season documentary May 13
Los Angeles- ESPN will air a new documentary May 13 called 144, which will take viewers inside of the 2020 WNBA season.
Last year, the wold changed, because the COVID-19 virus swept its head around the globe and altered regular daily life and activities. People were dying from the virus and for the first time ever, the world, as well as sports stopped. There were many issues around the globe that the WNBA brought awareness to.
Executive Producer, WNBA All-Star and Multi-Platform ESPN Commentator Chiney Ogwumike said this about the documentary. "Developing this documentary about my sisters in the WNBA and the powerful 2020 season has been an honor. ‘144’ amplifies the story of how our league helped create unprecedented social change while redefining how we see strong female athletes compete at the highest level. It is a privilege to showcase the 144 in their vulnerability letting cameras behind-the-scenes, their dedication to social impact, and their strength in navigating through one of the most challenging seasons we have ever had."
The documentary will air May 13 at 9 PM, ET