Stories tagged: WNBA
Tue., July 5, 2016, 9:08 p.m.
Digest: Mavs have deal with Dirk Nowitzki, will add Seth Curry
The Mavericks have agreed to a two-year, $40 million contract with Dirk Nowitzki and a two-year, $6 million contract with free agent guard Seth Curry.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
Dream beat Storm to end 6-game skid
Sancho Lyttle had a season-high 22 points and 11 rebounds, Angel McCoughtry added 18 points, and the Atlanta Dream ended a six-game losing streak with a 77-64 victory over the …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Late run lifts Wings over Storm
Aerial Powers scored 19 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 54 seconds left, to help the Dallas Wings beat the Seattle Storm 83-78 on Thursday night.
Wed., June 29, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Digest: Predators acquire P.K. Subban from Canadiens for Shea Weber
The Nashville Predators acquired P.K. Subban from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Shea Weber on Wednesday in a blockbuster swap of All-Star defensemen two days before free agency opens.
Tue., June 28, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Digest: Breanna Stewart scores career-high 38, Storm beats Dream 84-81
Breanna Stewart scored a career-high 38 points, Sue Bird made an off-balance jumper with 8.2 seconds left and the host Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 84-81 on Tuesday night.
Sat., June 25, 2016, 9:20 p.m.
In brief: Upstart Coastal Carolina to face Arizona for CWS championship
Tyler Chadwick homered and doubled, Alex Cunningham pitched 6
Fri., June 24, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
In Brief: Stewart’s 29 lead Storm past Sun
WNBA: Breanna Stewart made five 3-pointers and tied a career high with 29 points and the Seattle Storm used a big first half to beat the Connecticut Sun 98-81 on …
Fri., June 24, 2016, 5:11 p.m.
WNBA raises awareness, money for Orlando nightclub victims
Breanna Stewart took the time before the Seattle Storm’s game Friday night to write the names of the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting on her colorful shoes.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 6:33 p.m.
Seattle Storm to retire Lauren Jackson’s jersey
The Seattle Storm will honor three-time WNBA MVP Lauren Jackson by retiring her No. 15 jersey on July 15.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 10:36 p.m.
Digest: Arizona shuts out UCSB 3-0, advances to CWS bracket final
Jared Oliva homered for the first time in over two months and JC Cloney pitched seven strong innings, leading Arizona to a 3-0 victory over UC Santa Barbara in a …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Digest: Texas Tech hangs on, knocks out top seed Florida 3-2 at CWS
Eric Gutierrez hit a two-run homer, Texas Tech picked up a huge insurance run by way of two errors on the same play in the ninth, and the Red Raiders …
Mon., June 20, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
WNBA showdown: Lynx (12-0) visit Sparks (11-0)
When the Minnesota Lynx visit the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday, it will be just another regular-season game for two teams with championship aspirations. For the WNBA, it will be …
Sun., June 19, 2016, 8:33 p.m.
Moore, Fowles help Lynx beat Storm, extend record streak
Maya Moore had 18 points, seven rebounds and eight assists to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 96-84 on Sunday night and extend their WNBA record for consecutive …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 6:46 p.m.
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Fri., June 17, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Digest: Lexi Thompson takes second-round lead at Meijer LPGA Classic
Defending champion Lexi Thompson fought through back pain Friday to take the second-round lead in the Meijer LPGA Classic in Belmont, Michigan.
Thu., June 16, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
Wings beat Storm to snap six-game losing skid
Karima Christmas and Odyssey Sims each scored 17 points as the Dallas Wings snapped a six-game losing streak with an 88-79 victory over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 8:08 p.m.
Newsmakers: Breanna Stewart signs with Chinese pro team
Sun., June 12, 2016, 6:59 p.m.
Loyd, Storm hold on for 90-88 win over Fever
INDIANAPOLIS – Jewell Loyd scored 20 points, including two free throws with 2.4 seconds to play, and the Seattle Storm beat the Indiana Fever 90-88 on Sunday night. Crystal Langhorne …
Fri., June 10, 2016, 9:02 p.m.
Thomas’ tip-in in final second lifts Sun over Storm 77-76
UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Alyssa Thomas scored on a tip-in with 0.6 seconds left and the Connecticut Sun beat the Seattle Storm 77-76 on Friday night to snap a six-game losing …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
Digest: Henderson takes lead at Sahalee
Brooke Henderson made an early hole-in-one and birdied her final two holes to take the early lead Thursday in the Women’s PGA Championship, the second of the LPGA Tour’s five …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 9:48 p.m.
Digest: Oklahoma defeats Auburn for its 3rd national softball title
Paige Parker pitched a complete game to help Oklahoma defeat Auburn 2-1 on Wednesday night in Oklahoma City for its third national softball title.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 7:32 p.m.
Stewart returns to Connecticut for first time as WNBA player
Former UConn star Breanna Stewart returns to Connecticut on Friday for the first time as a WNBA player, dealing with something she had little experience with while in college – …
Tue., June 7, 2016, 10:08 p.m.
Digest: Emily Carosone’s grand slam in 8th keeps Auburn alive in WCWS
Emily Carosone’s grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted Auburn to a stunning 11-7 victory over Oklahoma on Tuesday night in Pklahoma City to force a deciding …
Sun., June 5, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
In brief: Marquez, Herrera score late, Mexico beats Uruguay 3-1
Rafa Marquez and Hector Herrera scored late goals to lift Mexico over Uruguay 3-1 in an opening-round Copa America match Sunday night in Glendale, Arizona.
Sun., June 5, 2016, 7:16 p.m.
Tina Charles powers Liberty past Storm
Tina Charles had 19 points and 13 rebounds and the New York Liberty used a strong third quarter to beat the Seattle Storm 86-78 on Sunday night.
Fri., June 3, 2016, 9:06 p.m.
Jewell Loyd powers Seattle Storm to victory
On a night Jewell Loyd shared the court with four Team USA Olympians and a handful of players with more than two dozen WNBA All-Star appearances, the second-year Storm guard …
Wed., June 1, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
In Brief: Murray into French Open SF against ‘15 champ
Andy Murray alternated between brilliant and bad for the better part of two sets Wednesday before righting things to reach his fourth French Open semifinal in Paris, beating No. 9 …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
Loyd lifts Storm to victory with 26 points
Lee Nguyen scored on a penalty kick and assisted on Femi Hollinger-Janzen’s go-ahead goal in the New England Revolution’s 2-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday night.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 9:58 p.m.
Digest: Rocco Mediate opens 4-stroke lead in Senior PGA Championship
Rocco Mediate stretched his Senior PGA Championship lead to four strokes Friday at Harbor Shores in Benton Harbor, Michigan, birdieing the final two holes for a 5-under 66.
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
In Brief: Penguins win, advance to Stanley Cup
Bryan Rust scored a pair of second-period goals and Matt Murray stopped 16 shots to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game …