| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Perhaps the biggest break for the Sky as the second half of the WNBA season begins is the conference they play in.
Only the Atlanta Dream (15-6) exited the All-Star break with a winning record, making the Eastern Conference playoff picture nowhere...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:24 PM
STORRS — For as long as people have been watching, Breanna Stewart has played alongside teammates much older. There's a very good reason for it. No calendar has been able to confine her talent.
Next week, the UConn junior and reigning Associated...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Courtney Vandersloot made it sound like it was no big deal to get steamrollered.
"I'm bigger than I look," Vandersloot said. "I can take it."
"Pound for pound, she's the toughest player," Sky coach Pokey Chatman said of Vandersloot.
The point guard,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:23 PM
The New Orleans Saints made 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey one of their preseason roster cuts Saturday.
Bailey struggled because of a foot injury and played sparingly in the last two games of the preseason.
Bailey said after the Super Bowl...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Game 1: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Philips Arena, NBA TV.
Game 2: 6 p.m. Sunday, Allstate Arena, ESPN2.
Game 3: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Philips Arena, NBA TV (if necessary).
Records: Sky 15-19; Dream 19-15.
Playoff history: Sky, second straight appearance; as...
| Aug 22, 2014
When the best season in the Sky's eight-year history ended with a thumping by the Indiana Fever in the first round of the playoffs last September, it was a disappointment that seemed temporary.
After all, not only did the 2013 team earn the Sky's...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Former UConn All-Americans Bria Hartley, Stefanie Dolson, current Husky All-American Breanna Stewart and Connecticut Sun rookie Chiney Ogwumike are among the 27 players who will begin training in defense of the USA's FIBA World Championship title on...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Geno Auriemma will be again surrounded by familiar faces when USA Basketball opens training camp Sept. 8 for the FIBA World Championship in Turkey.
Among those included in the pool of 27 players invited to tryout are former UConn All-Americans Bria...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Forward Tamika Catchings scored 25 points, and guard Briann January added 14 points as the Indiana Fever held on for a 71-67 win over the Chicago Sky on Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse inIndianapolis.
The Fever (16-17) moved a half-game ahead of the...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Not even when her team fell behind by 18 points in the first half Sunday did Sky coach Pokey Chatman lose her smile. Usually Chatman is pacing up and down the bench, barking orders and screaming some indiscernible gibberish at no one in particular.
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:57 PM
When the Chicago Sky put playoff tickets on sale at the end of July, it seemed more like wishful thinking than a guarantee.
Thursday night, after the Indiana Fever defeated the New York Liberty, the Sky (15-17) clinched their second consecutive...