| 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...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Of all those who have played for Geno Auriemma and Chris Dailey since they came to UConn in 1985, it's unlikely any player connected with fans more assertively than Stefanie Dolson, the All-America center who graduated after last season's second...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:41 AM
USA Basketball has added both Diana Taurasi and Candice Dupree of the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury to its roster as it prepares for the 2014 FIBA World Championship later...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:40 PM
USA Basketball has added Diana Taurasi and Candice Dupree of the WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury to its roster as it prepares for the 2014 FIBA World Championship.
Taurasi is a former UConn All-American and a three-time Olympic gold medalist.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:48 PM
CHICAGO — With 6-8 Brittney Griner reduced to watching from the bench on Friday night, the Chicago Sky had an easier time scoring inside than the first two games of the WNBA finals.
That made Game 3 more competitive, but it didn't change the result...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:37 PM
When: 6 PDT.
Where: Target Center, Minneapolis.
On the air: TV: ESPN2.
Records: Sparks 7-10, Lynx 13-6.
Record vs. Lynx: 0-2.
Update: The Sparks travel to face the Lynx, aiming to secure their first win against Minnesota this...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:46 PM
For the second time this season, Sky center Sylvia Fowles gave the Phoenix Mercury frontcourt more than it could handle.
This was the type of performance that you would expect from the reigning WNBA Defensive Player of the Year. A 23-point, 11 rebound...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The South Bay, home to Steve Nash and members of the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, has drawn the eye of another sports star. Diana Taurasi, the former Connecticut Huskies standout and Phoenix Mercury guard, has purchased a house in Manhattan...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:33 PM
With point guard Courtney Vandersloot sidelined due to a knee injury Tuesday night, the Chicago Sky needed another player to step up.
Enter Jamierra Faulkner.
Making her first career start, the 5-foot-6 rookie from Southern Mississippi scored a game-...
| 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...