| May 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The Minnesota Lynx ended last season as WNBA champions.
On Sunday, they took down the Chicago Sky 76-69 to win a preseason tournament at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
"Winning is what we like to do," said Minnesota assistant coach...
| 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...
| 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-...
| 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 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...