| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:04 PM
UNCASVILLE – When Diana Taurasi accepted the offer from Russian team UMMC Ekaterinburg to be compensated for sitting out the 2015 WNBA season, many nodded knowingly for two basic reasons.
Taurasi, 33, has been dropping hints for years that the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:11 PM
Former Seattle Storm Coach Brian Agler has been named the new coach of the Sparks, the team announced Monday.
Agler has left Seattle to take over a Sparks team that went 16-18 en route to a fourth-place finish in the Western Conference in 2014.
| Jan 4, 2015
| 1:46 PM
If all goes according to plan in 2015, Chicago fans will be toasting three championship teams before the Bears can fall too far behind in the NFC North.
RedEye has laid out an aggressive set of New Year's resolutions for the city's pro sports...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:31 PM
There have been many great girls high school basketball players in Illinois--but only one Cappie.
Though she stands a modest 5 feet 9 inches, Marshall's Cappie Pondexter has found a way to stand above everyone else in state history.
She is the first...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 10:12 AM
This just in from the WNBA:
The reigning WNBA champion Phoenix Mercury, led by 2014 Finals MVP Diana Taurasi and 2014 Defensive Player of the Year Brittney Griner, will be among the 10 teams in action on June 5 when WNBA tips off its 2015 season. The...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:32 PM
The Connecticut Sun, with the primary goal of getting back to the playoffs after missing them the past two seasons, will begin their 13th year at Mohegan Sun Arena against Washington on June 5 and will play three of their first four games at home....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 11:45 AM
The South Bay, with its low-key atmosphere and sought-after beachfront, has been attracting athletes since the 1980s, when the Joe Montana-led 49ers were Super Bowl fixtures, Kurt Rambis was minting four NBA title rings with the Lakers, and Steve Sax...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury suffered a cut to her elbow Monday during a knife attack following a practice with her team in China, according to multiple reports.
In an apparent random attack, a man wielding a knife and screaming chased...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:09 PM
A man wielding a knife cut WNBA center Brittney Griner's elbow during an attack in China, but she was not seriously injured, according to her agent.
Griner did not require hospitalization to treat the injury, which was considered superficial. She was...
| Nov 5, 2014
México, 4 nov (EFE).- El Santos Laguna del entrenador portugués Pedro Caixinha tuvo una actuación perfecta en la serie penaltis para, después de un empate 2-2, vencer al Puebla y ganar el título de la Copa Mx del fútbol mexicano.
El colombiano Andrés...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:03 AM
The U.S. women's senior national basketball team begins the last stage of its quest to win another world championship Friday when it plays France in the quarterfinals in Istanbul.
The U.S. defeated France 86-50 to win its fifth straight Olympic gold...