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.
Lindsay Whalen is one of the oldest players making her Olympic debut; Maya Moore is the youngest. But together the two Minnesota Lynx teammates hope to bring home yet another title.
Considering the U.S. women were playing together for just the third day, the national team's 99-72 win over the WNBA All-Stars on Saturday was a pretty good start.
Reject an offer to play for USA Basketball? Not the Sun's Katie Douglas, despite a report to the contrary.