| May 7, 2015
Several of the WNBA's marquee players are flexing newly gained leverage to make demands on the league, including forcing trades and dictating when they'll play.
Candace Parker is sitting out at least the first half of the upcoming WNBA season. Diana...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 4:37 PM
Sylvia Fowles has been one of the most recognizable names in the WNBA and a face that has been intertwined with the identity of the Sky, but “Big Syl” appears ready to move on.
The two-time Defensive Player of the Year and three-time All-...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Thursday will be Frank Kaminsky Day in Lisle.
In addition to the Lisle mayor proclaiming April 16 in his honor, the 2011 Benet Academy alumnus and basketball player will be recognized by his alma mater for his accomplishments after high school. The...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 9:12 AM
Two factors insulate women's college basketball from the yearly upheaval disrupting the men's game, a reality played out again when seven players from Kentucky's Final Four team decided to leave before their time and apply for the NBA Draft.
| Apr 9, 2015
| 4:41 PM
It is hard to wrap your head around this one. A record seven Kentucky players announced they will enter the NBA draft: Willie Cauley-Stein, Andrew and Aaron Harrison, Karl-Anthony Towns, Trey Lyles, Dakari Johnson and Devin Booker. And just as difficult...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:20 PM
In a rare move for a women's basketball player, Notre Dame junior guard Jewell Loyd announced Wednesday that she would forego her senior season and enter the WNBA Draft.
Loyd, a Niles West graduate and the 2012 runner-up for Ms. Basketball of Illinois,...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:06 PM
We will argue Breanna Stewart and Jewell Loyd in the coming hours.
We will argue over who is the better basketball player vs. who had the bigger impact on her college team. We'll argue who really deserves to be the national player of the year. ESPNW has...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:12 PM
Frank Kaminsky has graced the cover of Sports Illustrated three times in the past year and last month interviewed the other "Frank the Tank," Will Ferrell, for "Access Hollywood." The media darling and Benet Academy graduate has been basking in the...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:35 PM
2015 Haley Gorecki, Fremd
2014 Tyra Buss, Mount Carmel (Ill.)
2013 Tyra Buss, Mount Carmel (Ill.)
2012 Morgan Tuck, Bolingbrook
2011 Ariel Massengale, Bolingbrook
2010 Tricia Liston, Fenwick
2009 Morgan Tuck, Bolingbrook
2008 Sarah Boothe,...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:55 PM
UConn women's stars Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis are among 12 finalists for the Wade Trophy, given annually to the top Division I women's basketball player. Previous Huskies to win include Maya Moore (the only player to win three in a row),...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 6:19 PM
Montini freshman center Lindsey Jarosinski has been invited to try out for the USA Basketball U16 national team.
The trials will take place at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., from May 21-25.
Jarosinski's invitation adds ...