Williams helps Sun top Liberty 94-79 for 7th straight win

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Courtney Williams scored a season-high 28 points and the Connecticut Sun won their seventh consecutive game, beating the New York Liberty 94-79 on Sunday. A...

Aces coach Laimbeer surprised by 'Land of the Lost' stars

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before he played for the Detroit Pistons and then went on to be a successful WNBA coach, Bill Laimbeer spent a season playing a Sleestak on the hit television show "Land of the Lost."...

Wheeler leads Team Wilson to win at WNBA All-Star Game

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Brittney Griner and the WNBA All-Stars put on quite a show in Team Wilson's 129-126 victory over Team Delle Donne on Saturday. Griner had an All-Star record three du...

US expands women's basketball training and will pay players

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. women's national basketball team is expanding its training leading up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and paying a group of star players to participate. Sue Bird...

Storm sponsor 3-on-3 team to help US qualify for Olympics

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexis Peterson and her Force 10 teammates see themselves as the "Founding Mothers." They are the first group of women to be sponsored by a WNBA team to play 3-on-3 b...

Johannes leads New York to 83-78 win over Los Angeles

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Rookie Marine Johannes scored 17 points, making all six of her shots, to lead the New York Liberty to an 83-78 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday. ...

WNBA suspends Riquna Williams 10 games for domestic violence

NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA has suspended Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams 10 games for a domestic violence incident. The WNBA handed down the suspension Tuesday. Williams was a...

Trio of Chicago players headline WNBA All-Star reserves

NEW YORK (AP) — A trio of Chicago Sky players headlines the WNBA All-Star reserve list. Courtney Vandersloot, Allie Quigley and Diamond DeShields were selected for the All-Star Game ...

Ogunbowale has night to forget going 2 for 23 from the field

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — All Arike Ogunbowale could do was shake her head as she glanced at the stat sheet in the locker room after Dallas lost by a point to New York on Friday night. ...

Gray helps New York beat Dallas 69-68

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Reshanda Gray hit one of two free throws with 24.4 seconds left to lift the New York Liberty to a 69-68 victory over the Dallas Wings on Friday night. The W...

AP source: Celtics hire Kara Lawson as assistant coach

A person familiar with the situation says Kara Lawson has been hired by the Boston Celtics as an assistant coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Friday on condition of a...

James Wade has Sky playing well with wins in 5 of last 6

NEW YORK (AP) — After a slow start, first-year coach James Wade has simplified things for the Chicago Sky, and it's paid off. The Sky have won five of their last six games, including...

Reeve, Hughes, Rizzotti named assistant coaches for Olympics

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women's national basketball team is keeping its coaching staff intact for the Olympics. World Cup assistants Dan Hughes, Cheryl Reeve and Jen Rizzotti will r...

Vandersloot scores 24 points, Sky beat Liberty 91-83

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Courtney Vandersloot had 25 points, eight rebounds and six assists to help the Chicago Sky beat the New York Liberty 91-83 on Wednesday night. Cheyenne Park...

Nurse and Durr help Liberty beat Lynx 75-69

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Kia Nurse scored 26 points and Asia Durr added a career-high 20 to help the New York Liberty beat the Minnesota Lynx 75-69 on Wednesday night, Nurse had 11 ...