| Oct 4, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Although it didn’t gain traction until the second quarter, the USA senior national team advanced to the finals of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The USA plays Spain for...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:09 PM
The USA women's national team advanced to the final of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The Americans play Spain for the title. Spain defeated Turkey 66-56 in Saturday's other semifinal. Spain was led...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:44 PM
USA Loses To France
After leading by as many as 18 points, the USA lost to France 76-73 in the final game of the France International Tournament in Paris, a tune-up for the start of play in the FIBA World Championship next weekend in Turkey.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Following up on a breakout rookie season, Chicago Sky guard/forward Elena Delle Donne has been named the WNBA Player of the Month in the Eastern Conference for May.
The 2013 rookie of the year has taken charge early in her second season with the Sky,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Former Maryland forward Alyssa Thomas was anxious. She arrived in Uncasville, Conn. on Friday alone in preparation for the WNBA draft. Her family arrived at 2 a.m. Monday after a four-and-a-half hour car ride, joining their daughter for the final...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:35 AM
During his decade coaching the Connecticut Sun, Mike Thibault learned to appreciate the professional readiness of many UConn players on WNBA draft day.
If he wasn't, all he needed to do was look at the numbers: Before the 2014 entry draft, the Huskies...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:54 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ask Stanford senior forward Chiney Ogwumike a question about anything, and she could probably riff on it.
On the "N-E-R-D" video, a project the Stanford star spearheaded which has 46,000 YouTube views:
"We made one two years...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Winning nine national championships, one World Championship and an Olympic gold medal gives Geno Auriemma the forum to tell WNBA coaches and general managers what he thinks.
That includes those who have played for him at UConn. That's an group that held...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:19 PM
There has been a certain obviousness associated with the women's Final Four, almost as if a Notre Dame-UConn national championship game had been etched on a tablet Moses forgot to bring down from Mount Sinai.
As you might imagine, this does not make...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:38 PM
When: 4 PDT.
Where: Philips Arena.
On the air: TV: ESPN2.
Records: Sparks 2-2, Dream 3-3.
Record vs. Dream (2013): 1-1.
Update: Sparks guard Candice Wiggins will be out four to six weeks after undergoing surgery Monday on the...
| May 11, 2014
| 3:27 PM
After many years as teammates with UConn and the Connecticut Sun, Renee Montgomery, Kalana Greene and Tina Charles developed the type of sisterhood that grows from being together through so many interesting times.
And that relationship will last a lot...