Sep 26, 2010 13:38 EDT
Inexperienced US women's basketball team growing up at world championship. Despite a wealth of talent on the U.S. women's basketball roster, only three players have world championship experience.
Sep 25, 2010 16:21 EDT
USA women's hoops pulls away to top France 81-60, finish first in group at world championships. Even with the staggering numbers the U.S. put up in the first round, coach Geno Auriemma sees a lot of room for improvement.
Sep 24, 2010 15:29 EDT
USA women's hoops roll past Senegal 108-52 at world championships in Czech Republic. It would have been easy for the U.S. women's basketball team to coast to another rout after building a 33-point halftime lead.
Sep 23, 2010 19:32 EDT
Thursday's Worlds Capsules. Lauren Jackson and Kristi Harrower each scored 13 points and Australia made its first eight shots en route to a 72-47 victory over Canada on Thursday at the women's basketball world championship.
Sep 23, 2010 15:14 EDT
McCoughtry, Cash lead USA women's hoops in 99-73 rout of Greece in worlds opener. Despite winning seven NCAA titles at Connecticut, Geno Auriemma admitted he was nervous before coaching his first world championship game.
Sep 23, 2010 04:22 EDT
USA women's basketball team aims to follow men's squad, reclaim gold at world championships. Geno Auriemma is relieved the women's basketball world championship is finally set to begin. Now he simply can focus on the games.
Sep 21, 2010 19:43 EDT
Moore leads 6 UConn players on final US women's basketball roster for World Championship. Geno Auriemma will have three generations of UConn Huskies at his disposal when the U.S. women's basketball team begins play at the World Championship on Thursday.
Sep 21, 2010 18:03 EDT
A Storm is coming: Obama congratulates Seattle on 2nd WNBA title win, wants to see team at WH. President Barack Obama says he's looking forward to congratulating the Seattle Storm at the White House.
Sep 21, 2010 13:43 EDT
Bird and Cash's long journey finally ends as they join US women's hoops team in Czech Republic. It's been a whirlwind few days for Sue Bird and Swin Cash.
Sep 18, 2010 21:39 EDT
US women's basketball team routs Senegal 93-51 in final exhibition game. Diana Taurasi had 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting and five assists in 15 minutes of action to help the U.S. women's national team beat Senegal 93-51 on Saturday night in its final exhibition game before the world championship begins next week in the Czech Republic.
Sep 17, 2010 15:43 EDT
Australia trips up US team 83-77 in exhibition ahead of world championships. Jenna O'Hea scored 24 points and Australia's women's basketball team beat the United States 83-77 Friday in a tuneup for the world championships.
Sep 17, 2010 02:52 EDT
Storm beat Dream 87-84 to complete undefeated postseason with second WNBA championship. The Seattle Storm are champions again.
Sep 17, 2010 01:05 EDT
Australian Lauren Jackson was named Most Valuable Player of the WNBA finals as her Seattle Storm completed a three-game sweep of Atlanta in the championship series.
Sep 13, 2010 14:47 EDT
National Basketball Association inks broad marketing deal with Spain's BBVA Group. The National Basketball Association said Monday that it will promote Spanish banking giant BBVA Group as the league's official bank under a multiyear marketing deal.
Sep 12, 2010 17:42 EDT
Bird hits jumper with 2.6 seconds left to push Storm past Dream 79-77 in game 1 of WNBA finals. Sue Bird made a tiebreaking jumper from the foul line with 2.6 seconds left and the Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 79-77 in Game 1 of the WNBA finals on Sunday.
Sep 12, 2010 15:12 EDT
WNBA will continue to look at adding Bay Area team; rosters likely to stay at 11 players. WNBA commissioner Donna Orender said the league remains interested in putting a franchise in the San Francisco area, but will not rush the process.
Sep 11, 2010 18:07 EDT
Storm's Bird has experience, Dream's McCoughtry the stats as teams prepare to open WNBA finals. Averaging 28 points per game in the playoffs, Atlanta Dream second-year forward Angel McCoughtry has the numbers worthy of playing in the WNBA finals spotlight.
Sep 07, 2010 22:20 EDT
Angel McCoughtry's 42 points lead surprising Dream past Liberty, 105-93, and into WNBA finals. Angel McCoughtry scored a WNBA playoff record 42 points to win a high-scoring duel with Cappie Pondexter, and the Atlanta Dream beat the New York Liberty 105-93 on Tuesday night to complete their unlikely march to the league finals.
Sep 05, 2010 23:12 EDT
McCoughtry scores 13 of her 21 points in 4th quarter to lead Dream to 81-75 win over Liberty. The Atlanta Dream shook off any ill effects of a nine-day layoff and showed why they topped the Eastern Conference for most of the season.
Sep 05, 2010 22:34 EDT
Bird hits big 3-pointer as Seattle beats Phoenix 91-88 to advance to WNBA finals. Sue Bird wanted no part of a deciding game with a spot in the WNBA finals on the line.