| Aug 5, 2012
| 8:47 PM
— The U.S. women's basketball team destroyed China, 114-66, on Saturday afternoon at Olympic Park Basketball Arena, closing pool play unbeaten in five games and setting team records while doing so.
In winning its 38th straight Olympic game, the...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 11:45 PM
After the United States overwhelmed France, 86-50, in the Olympic women's basketball final Saturday in London, new introductions were in order.
"My name is not Angel McCoughtry. My name is Angel McCoughtry, gold medalist," the former St. Frances star...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:58 PM
When Angel McCoughtry steps on the floor of Basketball Arena in London later this month, she won't play in front of the largest crowd of her life.
In her country's opening game against Croatia on July 28, the Baltimore native won't face the best...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:40 PM
MANCHESTER, England -- The U.S. Olympic women's basketball team pulled away from Great Britain in the third quarter on their way to a 88-63 win in a pre-Olympic exhibition game on Wednesday.
Former UConn star Maya Moore led the Americansd with 18...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Candace Parker had 17 points and five rebounds to lead the Sparks to a 71-66 victory over the defending champion Seattle Storm in their first exhibition game of the season Wednesday at Cal State Dominguez Hills. The Sparks led by......
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Fifty eight percent of the 12 WNBA general managers predicted the Seattle Storm will repeat as champions, according to the annual survey of general managers, released Wednesday. The Storm went 28-6 last season and swept the Sparks, Phoenix Mercury and.......
| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Sparks forward Candace Parker was voted to be a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team with 19,376 votes, making her the sixth-leading vote getter. Parker will most likely miss the game because of a torn lateral meniscus in her......
| Jul 23, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Lisa Leslie, Tina Thompson, Ticha Penicheiro and Teresa Weatherspoon were among the 15 WNBA players selected as the top players in league history by fans, sports writers, current players and coaches. Thompson and Penicheiro currently play for the Sparks,...
| Dec 20, 2010
| 6:55 PM
From all over the world, they follow the streak on the Internet and commiserate through text messages or Twitter updates.
As the UConn women's basketball team attempts to win its 89th consecutive game tonight, the program's alumni will be hanging on...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 10:00 PM
Asjha Jones scored 19 points and the Connecticut Sun kept their slim playoff hopes alive with an 88-68 win over the Seattle Storm on Friday night.
The Sun (15-15) trail Atlanta by 2½ games and Washington by three for the final playoff spot in the Eastern...
| Aug 15, 2010
| 11:02 PM
Monique Currie made five three-pointers and scored 25 points, and the Washington Mystics clinched a playoff spot when they beat Seattle 80-71 Sunday and Connecticut lost later in the day.
Two-time league MVP Lauren Jackson, who missed the Storm's game on...
| Aug 22, 2010
| 8:46 PM
For the third straight year and the fourth time in the last five years, the Storm will face the Los Angeles Sparks in the opening round of the playoffs.
The Storm defeated the Sparks all five regular-season meetings, including last night, 76-75, which...