Sue Bird has played in enough world championship medal games to know that they are rarely easy.
Nneka Ogwumike scored 16 points and Jantel Lavender added 14 to help the U.S. women's national team beat China 99-75 on Saturday in an exhibition game.
Elena Delle Donne became the latest player to withdraw from the U.S. women's basketball national team pool because of injury.
Katie Smith, a 15-year veteran of the WNBA and one of the league's most versatile defenders, will join Bill Laimbeer's staff as an assistant coach with the New York Liberty.
They are future Hall of Famers and two of the most important players in the foundation of the WNBA. And through it all, Katie Smith and Tina Thompson have been consummate professionals.
Long before she ever stepped on the court in the WNBA, Katie Smith had plenty of confidence. Twenty years later, it's well deserved, but her career remains a bit underappreciated compared to other legends.
Elena Delle Donne is already leaving her mark in the WNBA.
WNBA president Laurel Richie gives some insight into where the league is as it finishes its 16th season -- the good and the bad.
WNBA commissioner Laurel Richie hopes the U.S. women's basketball team winning gold means more eyes will be on her league in the second half of the season and into the playoffs.
Silver Spurs are the surprise 'buzz' team as the Olympics brings a month-long halt to the WNBA. Will the time off help or hurt?