| Aug 20, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Mo'ne Davis, a 13-year-old, 111-pound meteor, is streaking through the stratosphere of social media and the Little League World Series with the Taney Dragons of Philadelphia.
The Dragons play Las Vegas Wednesday night in Williamsport, Pa., trying to...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Taney ace Mo'ne Davis arrived at Monday afternoon's practice wearing basketball socks, basketball shorts, and a T-shirt from a basketball camp.
She looked more like a point guard instead of the best starting pitcher at...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 8:08 AM
The WNBA players who do not participate in the playoffs or have USA Basketball obligations can head overseas almost immediately after the WNBA season ends in early October.
There are six teams in the Israeli pro league. Last season, Renee Montgomery,...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Heading overseas is a way of life for many WNBA players as they supplement what they earn in the United States.
Over the years, two of the more lucrative places have been Israel and Russia, each torn by political strife that may not stop WNBA players...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:31 PM
The undefeated Ronda Rousey got another big win Wednesday night, taking home the ESPY Award for top female athlete.
The award was determined by a fan vote. Rousey bested women's basketball stars Breanna Stewart and Maya Moore, and Olympic slalom champ...
| Jul 17, 2014
The 22nd annual ESPYS — ESPN's annual sports awards show — started off with cornerback Richard Sherman of Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks winning the award for Best Breakthrough Athlete.
But two of the more memorable moments came when...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Hollywood and the sports world played together nicely for ESPN's 2014 ESPYS award ceremony. The mixture of stars, stand-up comedy and speeches at the annual telecast at L.A.'s Nokia Theatre created a light yet sometimes highly emotional atmosphere...
| 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...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:02 PM
When Katie Lou Samuelson, the versatile 6-foot-3 wing from Huntington Beach, Calif., announced on Twitter Monday she will play for UConn, it put a exclamation point on a remarkable two-year recruiting run for the nine-time national champions.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Now that the men have had their opening-round fun, the NCAA Division I women's basketball tournament gets its start Saturday with 16 games across the land. UConn opens defense of its title Sunday at Gampel Pavilion against Prairie View at 8.
Here are 10...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:43 PM
STORRS — With two minutes, 40 seconds remaining in another UConn women's rout Tuesday night, Stefanie Dolson left the Gampel Pavilion floor for the final time. Geno Auriemma briefly threw one arm around her as Dolson went down the line to slap hands...