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.
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.
Nneka Ogwumike scored 18 points to lead the U.S. women's national team to a record 119-44 rout of Angola on Tuesday night and close out preliminary play at the women's world championship.
Sue Bird became the first American player to make four world championship teams when USA Basketball announced the roster Tuesday.
Basketball Australia said Sunday that Liz Cambage has been ruled out of the women's world championships after rupturing an Achilles tendon.
The U.S. women were far from perfect Monday. But with veteran guards Sue Bird and Lindsay Whalen leading the way -- and Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins seemingly on deck -- Team USA is edging closer to being ready for the world championship.
Basketball Australia says Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson has withdrawn from the world championships later this month to undertake further rehabilitation for her knee injury.
The Seattle Storm got the top pick in the league's draft lottery on Thursday. The No. 2 pick went to Tulsa, and Connecticut got the Nos. 3 and 4 picks.
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The No. 1 pick in the 2015 WNBA draft will go to Seattle, Tulsa, or Connecticut. Thursday, we will find out who gets to make that selection next April.
Brittney Griner had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Phoenix Mercury set a WNBA record with their 29th win, beating the Seattle Storm 78-65 in the season finale Sunday night.
Candace Parker scored 24 points, Kristi Toliver had 20 and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 77-65 on Friday night.
Sue Bird scored 22 points and Camille Little added 16 to help the Seattle Storm rally from a 13-point second-half deficit and beat the Tulsa Shock 74-68 on Sunday night.