| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:07 PM
Swin Cash is not ready to stop playing basketball. She figures she has at least one more year, perhaps two, before she has accomplished all she needs in the sport that has helped enrich her life.
That doesn't mean she's running in place waiting for the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Bill Laimbeer wasn't surprised when the New York Liberty offered him his old job back as coach.
He never wanted to leave in the first place.
"They called and said we want to chat about you coming back and being coach, I said I'm all for that,"...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Geno Auriemma said Wednesday he was not surprised with the decision of freshman Sadie Edwards to transfer following UConn's win over Notre Dame on Dec. 6.
"It didn't work," Auriemma said.
Edwards, who began her high school career helping lead Mercy-...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 6:16 PM
UNCASVILLE — Rebecca Lobo said Sunday she believes UConn center Kiah Stokes will have a long and successful WNBA career.
"I think she is going to be a really good WNBA player and there's a few reasons I believe so," Lobo said before working...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
While many Chicago fans were wringing their hands over Wrigley Field renovations or trying to to dissect the White Sox's bullpen problems, the Sky were busy reaching the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history.
Then again, someone certainly...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Geno Auriemma is not the only women's basketball coach to celebrate multiple championships over the past four years by shaking President Obama's hand.
Cheryl Reeve, coach of the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx, has done it twice after winning the 2011 and 2013...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Other pro athletes are wimps compared with women’s basketball players.
Hold judgment for a second.
Players like the Sky’s Allie Quigley often go straight from the five-month WNBA season into a seven-month schedule in Europe.
| Jan 3, 2015
| 1:31 PM
When Morgan Tuck took on her first role at Bolingbrook, coach Anthony Smith recognized the traits he'd rave about for years to come. She was humble, worked hard, had enthusiasm.
She was a great water girl.
Tuck probably could have started at Bolingbrook...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:21 PM
A year ago, Naperville Central girls basketball coach Andy Nussbaum went on his school's public-address system to make this announcement:
"Congratulations to Candace Parker. She's decided to forgo the rest of her high school eligibility to sign with...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 2:33 PM
Cappie Marie Pondexter stands under the backboard, barely out of bounds, directing the underclassmen like a coach quietly drilling her basketball team.
"Six passes," she says.
The underclassmen roll their eyes and start over. This is an open-gym...
| 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.