| Jul 4, 2015
Kristi Toliver suffered with every loss as the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks got off to their worst start in franchise history.
When she finally arrived in Los Angeles after playing for the Slovak Republic at the EuroBasket 2015 tournament in Hungary, she...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 9:58 PM
The Connecticut Sun made coach Anne Donovan's return to Seattle a happy one, winning their fourth straight 79-58 over the Storm on Tuesday night.
Donovan, in her third year as the coach of the Sun, led the Storm to their first WNBA championship in 2004...
| Jun 15, 2015
Lauren Hill passed away two months ago from brain cancer two months ago. Her mother knows she'll be carrying on her daughter's mission for quite some time.
"Essentially, she handed the mission off and we're now her voice, to keep pushing the mission...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 4:29 PM
In predicted order of finish. Season opens Friday night.
1. Atlanta Dream
Last year: 19-15 in regular season, eliminated in first round of playoffs
Coach: Michael Cooper, third season
Key additions: G Roneeka Hodges signed as a...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:35 PM
2015 Haley Gorecki, Fremd
2014 Tyra Buss, Mount Carmel (Ill.)
2013 Tyra Buss, Mount Carmel (Ill.)
2012 Morgan Tuck, Bolingbrook
2011 Ariel Massengale, Bolingbrook
2010 Tricia Liston, Fenwick
2009 Morgan Tuck, Bolingbrook
2008 Sarah Boothe,...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — Pau Gasol sat in a chair behind a table surrounded by people holding microphones, cameras and recorders. Questions were shouted to him in English and Spanish, demanding instantaneous eloquence.
In some regards, Friday could have been...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:06 PM
NEW YORK — Kobe Bryant won't play in Sunday's All-Star game, his season already over because of a shoulder injury. Dwyane Wade will also skip it because of a sore hamstring. Carmelo Anthony is here, a reasonable expectation because the New York...
| 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 3, 2015
| 1:35 PM
Fourteen-year-old Morgan Tuck had just completed her first photo shoot, commissioned because she was selected as the youngest Ms. Basketball of Illinois in the prestigious award's 24-year history.
The freshman sat in the middle of the court where her...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Candace Parker picked her grandfather.
An assignment in her speech class required her to pay tribute to someone, and she had many influential people from which to choose. People like her father, Larry, who showed her how to dunk a basketball, and her...
| 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...