| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:33 PM
PHOENIX — Center Brittney Griner scored 19 points and guard Diana Taurasi added 18 to lead a balanced attack as the Phoenix Mercury continued their domination of the Chicago Sky in a 97-68 victory in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals on Tuesday at US...
| 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 4, 2014
| 5:32 PM
At first glance, the WNBA finals between the Sky and Phoenix Mercury look like a mismatch. Chicago finished the regular season 15-19, the No. 4 seed in the Eastern Conference, while the Mercury (29-5) set a WNBA record for most wins in the regular...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:13 PM
The women's professional basketball playoffs are entering the final round. This may come as a surprise to the many people who do not subscribe to the NBA TV network, and therefore cannot view the games live. It may also be a surprise to those who read The...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Diana Taurasi hit four straight free throws in the final 40 seconds, and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Sparks, 75-72, on Friday night in the first round of the WNBA playoffs.
Taurasi had a personal playoff-best 34 points and DeWanna Bonner added 13 for...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:20 PM
SPARKS VS. PHOENIX
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: ESPN2.
Regular-season records: Sparks 16-18, Mercury 29-5.
Record vs Mercury: 0-6 (includes the playoffs).
Update: The Sparks lost Game 1 of their best-of-three Western...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 9:56 PM
Magic was in the stands, but there was no magic on the court for the Sparks on Sunday evening.
In front of the team's new owner, Magic Johnson, the Sparks were swept out of the playoffs by the Phoenix Mercury, 93-68, in Game 2 of their best-of-three...
| 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
| 6:12 PM
Kelly Faris, Connecticut Sun: 0.8 points, 1.1 rebounds in 24 games.
Renee Montgomery, Connecticut Sun: 6.7 points, 2.3 assists in 16 minutes.
Tiffany Hayes, Atlanta Dream: 13.2 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.6 assists in 29.1 minutes.
Maya Moore, Minnesota...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:28 AM
WNBA standouts Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson have announced they are engaged to be married.
Griner proposed to Johnson on Thursday and posted a photo via Instagram on Friday showing her on one knee presenting a ring to Johnson.
Griner, a star...