| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:21 PM
A year ago, Naperville Central girls basketball coach Andy Nussbaum went on his school's public-address system to make this announcement:
"Congratulations to Candace Parker. She's decided to forgo the rest of her high school eligibility to sign with...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:35 PM
UNCASVILLE — Under normal circumstances, holding the third and fourth draft picks in the first round would seem to be a great opportunity to turn a team around. But the 2015 WNBA draft does not appear to be a stellar one, certainly not the variety...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 11:11 AM
The New York Liberty parted ways with coach and general manager Bill Laimbeer on Tuesday.
The WNBA team announceed that his contract was not renewed after the Liberty failed to make the playoffs the past two seasons and had a 26-42 record under...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 11:35 AM
PITTSBURGH vs. No. 2 UCONN
Site: Gampel Pavilion, Storrs
Time: 7:30 p.m.
TV: CPTV (Bob Picozzi and Meghan Culmo)
Radio: WTIC-AM 1080 (Bob Joyce and Kara Wolters)
Series history: UConn, 38-9
Last meeting: UConn, 98-56, Pittsburgh, Jan. 30, 2010...
| 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...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:06 PM
AT NEW YORK
When: 10 a.m. PDT.
Where: Prudential Center, Newark, N.J.
On the air: TV: TWC, TWC Deportes.
Records: Sparks 15-7, Liberty 9-12.
Record vs. Liberty: 1-0.
Update: After missing three games because of a right wrist injury, Candace...
| 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...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The Sparks fired Carol Ross and named Executive Vice President and General Manager Penny Toler as their new coach, the team announced Sunday.
Ross posted a 61-36 record during 2 1/2 seasons with the Sparks, who are in danger of missing the playoffs...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Former Maryland basketball star Alyssa Thomas was named the Atlantic Coast Conference's Female Athlete of the Year on Friday, as voted on by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
Thomas, a 6-foot-2 forward from Harrisburg, Pa., had already been...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:49 PM
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Staples Center
On air: TV: ESPN2
Records: Sparks 6-8, Sky 7-8
Record vs. Sky: 1-0 this season
Update: The largest offensive output for the Sparks so far this season came against the Sky in a 102-88 victory on...
| 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...