| 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 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...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Becky Hammon and the San Antonio Spurs crossed a significant cultural line Tuesday when the NBA champions named one the great guards in WNBA history the first full-time, paid female assistant on an NBA coaching staff.
"I'm just so thrilled to be able to...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:37 PM
Indy Point won the $150,000 John Henry Turf Championship by 11/4 lengths at Santa Anita on Sunday, giving jockey Gary Stevens his third graded stakes win of the weekend.
Argentina-bred Indy Point ran 11/4 miles in 1:57.47 and paid $6, $4.40 and $2.80 as...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:22 PM
The long wait is over for the Sky and their fans.
In the WNBA franchise's eight-year history, the team has never had a winning season, much less made the playoffs. Until now.
OK, so it's not a Cubs-in-the-World-Series-type drought, but the Sky are...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The Sparks are already facing an elimination game.
They lost Game 1 of their best-of-three first-round playoffs series against the Phoenix Mercury at Staples Center on Thursday, 86-75. If they lose Game 2 in Phoenix on Saturday (7 p.m., TWC/TWC...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:48 PM
The San Jose Sharks will be without forward Raffi Torres for the start of the season because of an injured right knee.
Torres was injured in a collision with Ducks forward Emerson Etem on Friday night.
Torres and the Sharks will decide in the next few...
| 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...