| Sep 5, 2014
| 10:06 PM
Game 1: 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Phoenix; ABC-7.
Game 2: 8 p.m. Tuesday at Phoenix; ESPN.
Game 3: 7 p.m. Friday at UIC Pavilion; ESPN2.
Game 4: 4:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at UIC Pavilion; ESPN2*.
Game 5: 8 p.m. Sept. 17 at Phoenix;...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Two years ago, in an effort to rebrand the U.S. women's professional basketball league, the WNBA and its broadcast partner, ESPN, came up with the slogan "3 to See."
The three — Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins — would...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:14 PM
On the verge of being unceremoniously swept from the WNBA Finals, the Sky may get something of a reprieve.
Brittney Griner, the 6-foot-8 Mercury center whose monstrous performances ate the Sky alive the first two games of the best-of-five series, is...
| 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...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Although it didn’t gain traction until the second quarter, the USA senior national team advanced to the finals of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The USA plays Spain for...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:09 PM
The USA women's national team advanced to the final of the 2014 FIBA World Championship Saturday by defeating Australia 82-70 in Istanbul.
The Americans play Spain for the title. Spain defeated Turkey 66-56 in Saturday's other semifinal. Spain was led...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Winning another world championship in women's basketball will have to be done in the usual fashion.
While Geno Auriemma's USA players have been competing for various WNBA teams, the rest of the world's teams have been practicing together.
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:11 PM
UNCASVILLE — The second consecutive rebuilding year for the Connecticut Sun ends Sunday against the Atlanta Dream at the Mohegan Sun Arena with nothing remaining to gain but avoiding the league's worst record again.
The Sun (12-21) began...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:42 PM
UNCASVILLE — Time ran out on the Connecticut Sun's season long before the clock did on Sunday's regular season finale at the Mohegan Sun Arena against the Atlanta Dream.
The Sun's 84-55 win over the Eastern Conference champions was fancy window...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:38 PM
UNCASVILLE – Anne Donovan made no secret that coaching the Connecticut Sun for the first time in 2013 was perhaps the most painful experience of her career.
She inherited a team one win from the WNBA finals, with players fiercely loyal to coach...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Taney ace Mo'ne Davis arrived at Monday afternoon's practice wearing basketball socks, basketball shorts, and a T-shirt from a basketball camp.
She looked more like a point guard instead of the best starting pitcher at...