Diana Taurasi, Brittney Griner and the rest of the champion Phoenix Mercury highlight the opening night of the WNBA on June 5 when the league's 19th season tips off.
Talent exists everywhere in college basketball, not just on campuses with big football stadiums. With that in mind, here are the mid-major players who will make it worth the effort to seek them out.
WNBA star Brittney Griner was cut on the elbow by a man in a knife attack in China but didn't need to go to the hospital, her agent told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
The WNBA remains the leader among professional sports leagues for its racial and gender hiring practices, according to a report released Wednesday.
Sue Bird added another gold medal to her already incredible U.S. basketball resume.
Marianna Tolo scored 21 points, Penny Taylor added 13 and Australia scored the first 17 points of the game to rout Turkey 74-44 on Sunday night and win the bronze medal at the women's world championship.
Sue Bird has played in enough world championship medal games to know that they are rarely easy.
Geno Auriemma had a simple plan against France -- pound the ball inside.
Erin Phillips scored 16 points and Leilani Mitchell provided a spark off the bench to lead Australia to a 63-52 win over Canada in the quarterfinals of the women's world championship on Friday.
With Serbia hanging around midway through the fourth quarter, Diana Taurasi and the U.S. women's basketball team stepped up their play to finally pull away.
Sue Bird became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster Tuesday.
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.
Breanna Stewart scored nine points to lead a balanced offense and the U.S. women's national team beat Australia 72-66 in an exhibition game Friday.
The WNBA postseason drew its biggest television audience in seven years with a double-digit increase in ratings over last season.
Elena Delle Donne became the latest player to withdraw from the U.S. women's basketball national team pool because of injury.
Here are our final 2014 WNBA power rankings as we evaluate the season and take a very quick look at what 2015 might entail.