| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Suffolk's Sugar Rodgers, who starred at Georgetown, was selected 14th overall in the WNBA draft Monday night by the Minnesota Lynx.
Rodgers, who attended Kings Fork before setting Georgetown records for points and steals, was the nation's No. 4 scorer...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:38 PM
Venus Williams beat Canadian teenager Eugenie Bouchard, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, on Thursday to advance to the Pan Pacific Open semifinals in Tokyo for the first time.
Williams, whose previous best in Tokyo was the quarterfinals in 2004, broke Bouchard with a...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Former Baylor star Brittney Griner said Sunday that her coach at Baylor, Kim Mulkey, asked her to not be publicly open about being gay out of fear it would hurt recruiting.
"It was a recruiting thing," Griner told espnW.com. "The coaches thought that...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 4:27 PM
When: 3 p.m. PDT.
Where: US Airways Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes.
Records: Sparks 9-4, Mercury 8-6.
Record vs. Mercury: 0-1.
Update: The Sparks won on the road for the first time this season Thursday,...
| May 23, 2013
2013 WNBA TV schedule includes 45 live regular-season games on NBA TV and 14 on ESPN2/ABC, beginning with Indiana at San Antonio on Friday, May 24. 2013 WNBA No. 1 draft pick Brittney Griner and the Phoenix Mercury appear June 8 on ABC and have five...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Dennis Wolff wouldn't say that coaching women's basketball was the furthest thing from his mind when Virginia Tech athletic director Jim Weaver approached him approximately five weeks ago, but the notion required much research and even more consideration....
| Jul 23, 2011
| 2:19 PM
NEW YORK, July 23, 2011 In celebration of the WNBA's 15th season, the league officially unveiled and honored its Top 15 Players of All Time during a special halftime ceremony aired live on ABC at today's 2011 WNBA All-Star Game presented by adidas in...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 11:47 AM
A World Series-winning pitcher, WNBA draft pick and the third-most accurate kicker in NFL history headline the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame's six-member class for 2011.
The inductees are:
* Brad Clontz, a Hokies pitcher in the early 1990s who...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:00 AM
NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2011 Indiana Fever forward Tamika Catchings has been named the 2011 WNBA Most Valuable Player, the WNBA announced today. Catchings received 292 points (21 first place votes) from a national panel of 40 sportswriters and broadcasters....
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Next week, we're fortunate to have not one but two special author appearances at Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra.
At 7 p.m. Sept. 18, Martin J. Smith, editor-in-chief of Orange Coast magazine, will discuss and sign his new book, "The Wild Duck Chase:...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 7:15 AM
I remember sitting at the Fieldhouse about three years ago when the Indiana Fever and Phoenix Mercury were playing for the WNBA Championship. It was game three of the best-of-five series. It was late in the game, a time out had just been called and the...