| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:38 PM
After years of unsuccessfully lobbying Big East administrators for the chance to host their women's basketball tournament, the Mohegan Sun Arena found the new American Athletic Conference willing to listen.
And beginning with a doubleheader Friday night,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Diana Taurasi, who has led the Phoenix Mercury to the Western Conference finals, has been selected to the All-WNBA team for the eighth time, tying the record of former Sparks star Lisa Leslie.
Joining Taurasi on the All-WNBA first team are league MVP...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:49 AM
| Jun 28, 2011
| 11:33 PM
The visiting Los Angeles Sparks lost, 79-76, to the Connecticut Sun despite a team-high 19 points off the bench from guard Kristi Toliver (Maryland).
Tina Charles had 22 points and 23 rebounds for the Sun, who got 17 from Renee Montgomery and 16 each...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Coming off the second consecutive undefeated national championship, UConn Nation was, of course, giddy with anticipation about what the 2010-11 season would bring for the women's basketball team.
No more Tina Charles or Kalana Greene, remember.
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:00 AM
NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2011 Indiana Fever forward Tamika Catchings has been named the 2011 WNBA Most Valuable Player, the WNBA announced today. Catchings received 292 points (21 first place votes) from a national panel of 40 sportswriters and broadcasters....
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Already arguably the greatest female basketball player in area lore, Michelle Greco retired with a legacy that spans much more of the globe.
When Greco recently made the call to end a professional playing career that spanned eight years and three...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:28 PM
It was inevitable Thursday that the Indiana Fever or Connecticut Sun would leave Mohegan Sun Arena feeling like their soul was ripped out.
It's the nature of sport. Only one team can win the final game of the series. Only one team can win the final...