Women's Basketball Linda speaks with Robin Roberts of ABC Sports and ESPN about the progress of women's professional basketball in this country. Jackie Joyner-Kersee has signed a contract to play for a new league while the National Basketball Association is organizing a different one. Women's basketball gained prominent attention in the recent Olympics in Atlanta, and these leagues hope to cash in on the popularity that the Olympic team earned.
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Linda speaks with Robin Roberts of ABC Sports and ESPN about the progress of women's professional basketball in this country. Jackie Joyner-Kersee has signed a contract to play for a new league while the National Basketball Association is organizing a different one. Women's basketball gained prominent attention in the recent Olympics in Atlanta, and these leagues hope to cash in on the popularity that the Olympic team earned.