| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:15 PM
UNCASVILLE — On a stage at the Mohegan Sun, the name and logo of Connecticut's new professional lacrosse franchise was unveiled Friday morning.
In the Wolf Den, the Black Wolves were introduced.
The National Lacrosse League franchise that is...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:33 AM
In case you missed it last night, the first roster cuts were made for the 2014 USA Basketball Women's National Team prior to Monday's final domestic exhibiton against Canada at 7 p.m. at the Webster Bank Arena.
Cut from the field of 17 were...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The regional finals of the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament will be played this weekend in Lincoln, Neb., South Bend, Ind., Palo Alto, Calif., and Louisville, Ky. Here's a look at how the brackets break down.
UConn: The Huskies will...
| 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...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:51 PM
— After lobbying hard for the chance to host women's college basketball in the postseason, the Mohegan Sun Arena isn't about to let it go after one year.
Chris Sienko, general manager of the WNBA's Connecticut Sun, reiterated Saturday that the...
| 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...