MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Lynx are hard enough to defend on most nights. When all three of their Olympians are clicking, they’re close to un…
PHOENIX - Russ Pennell started watching the Mercury when he moved to Arizona, but until a few days ago he hadn't watched much of the WNBA team.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Brittney Griner will miss Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game while recovering from a sprained left knee she suffered earlier th…
MINNEAPOLIS - These WNBA Finals are not for the feeble. Seimone Augustus and the Minnesota Lynx toughened up after a rare loss and a soft perf…
WASHINGTON - Geno Auriemma's eyes light up as he talks about the talented and versatile post players at his disposal for the Olym-pics.
Diana Taurasi is healthy again and raring to go.
ATLANTA - Seimone Augustus and the Minnesota Lynx turned up the
defensive pressure on Angel McCoughtry and the Atlanta Dream.
ATLANTA - For the Dream, the task is clear: Start making free
throws and keep Minnesota off the line to avoid being swept in the
WNBA finals f…
MINNEAPOLIS - Seimone Augustus, looking exhausted from an
all-around effort and nursing a sore left knee, lifted the
Minnesota Lynx to a comma…
MINNEAPOLIS - The two coaches stalked up and down the sideline
in Game 1 of the WNBA Finals, barking out instructions to players,
snapping at …
MINNEAPOLIS - More than 15,000 fans walked into Target Center on
Sunday night, hoping the Minnesota Lynx could give them some relief
from the …
PHOENIX - After helping the Minnesota Lynx reach the WNBA finals
for the first time in franchise history, Taj McWilliams-Franklin
came up with…
SEATTLE - Candice Dupree's putback with 1.9 seconds remaining
lifted Phoenix to a 77-75 victory over the Seattle Storm in Game 3
on Monday nig…
Not much changes for the Mercury heading into Monday's Game 3 of
the Western Conference semifinals.
PHOENIX - Candice Dupree scored 29 points and the Phoenix
Mercury beat the Seattle Storm 92-83 on Saturday night to even
their Western Confere…
SEATTLE - Tanisha Wright scored 21 points, and Camille Little
had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead the defending WNBA champion
Seattle Storm …
One of the greatest high school girls basketball players in
state history, Nicole Powell was a Parade magazine first-team
All-American at Moun…
Former Arizona Wildcat Ify Ibekwe survived the final cut
Thursday and made the Seattle Storm's opening day roster.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Two and a half hours before tipoff, before a
single fan had entered the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and
before she h…
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic - Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird, and
Tamika Catchings embraced in a long hug. The only blemish on their
stellar US bask…
OSTRAVA, Czech Republic - Even with the staggering numbers the
U.S. put up in the first round, coach Geno Auriemma sees a lot of
room for impr…
OSTRAVA, Czech Republic - Despite winning seven NCAA titles at
Connecticut, Geno Auriemma admitted he was nervous before coaching
his first wo…
ATLANTA - Sue Bird jumped into Lauren Jackson's arms to
celebrate the Seattle Storm's second WNBA championship and admitted
that, after six ye…
SEATTLE - Different game. Different venue. Same old Sue
SEATTLE - Averaging 28 points per game in the playoffs, Atlanta
Dream second-year forward Angel McCoughtry has the numbers worthy
of playing i…
SAN ANTONIO - The defending champion Phoenix Mercury made quick
work of the San Antonio Silver Stars.
PHOENIX - Apparently, the playoffs aren't that different to
PHOENIX - Katie Smith hit a three-pointer and six free throws in the final seconds, and finished with 25 points, to help the Washington Mysti…
MINNEAPOLIS - Injuries forced Minnesota Lynx rookie Monica
Wright into a starting role for the first six games of her WNBA
career. In game sev…
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Mercury picked up where they left off.
PHOENIX - Cappie Pondexter is gone but Diana Taurasi and Penny
Taylor remain. That alone makes the Phoenix Mercury a threat to
repeat as WNBA …
NEW YORK - WNBA All-Star guard Cappie Pondexter was traded Tuesday by the Phoenix Mercury to the New York Liberty as part of a three-team trade.
TULSA, Okla. - Former sprinter Marion Jones signed with the WNBA's Tulsa Shock on Wednesday, hoping to launch a new career after losing five O…
PHOENIX — The Phoenix Mercury won the WNBA championship for the
second time in three seasons, leaning on its "big three" to pull
out a 94-86 v…
INDIANAPOLIS — The high-scoring Phoenix Mercury saved its season
INDIANAPOLIS — Diana Taurasi hasn't found her rhythm during the
WNBA Finals and the Phoenix Mercury is paying for it.
INDIANAPOLIS — Ebony Hoffman's two big plays put the Indiana
Fever one win away from its first WNBA title.
PHOENIX — The Tamika Catchings-Diana Taurasi matchup is at the
heart of these WNBA Finals.
PHOENIX — The WNBA Finals were supposed to feature Phoenix's
offense against Indiana's defense.