Basketball - WNBA

WNBA agrees to eight-year CBA with players

11:14 AM, Mar 7, 2014

The WNBA and its players' union have agreed to terms on an eight-year collective bargaining agreement.

WNBA, players' union reach labor agreement

2:46 AM, Feb 19, 2014

The WNBA and its players' union have agreed to a new collective bargaining agreement.

Seattle's Jackson to miss 2014 season

2:06 PM, Feb 12, 2014

The Seattle Storm announced Wednesday that Lauren Jackson will miss the entire 2014 WNBA season after undergoing surgery on her right knee and left Achilles earlier this week.

Magic group purchases LA Sparks

2:30 PM, Feb 5, 2014

A group led by Magic Johnson and some of his partners with the Los Angeles Dodgers has purchased the Los Angeles Sparks.

Report: Sparks sold to group led by Magic

2:42 AM, Feb 5, 2014

The Los Angeles Sparks will reportedly be owned by a group featuring Magic Johnson.

Shock hire Fred Williams as coach

3:14 PM, Jan 23, 2014

The Tulsa Shock have hired Fred Williams as their new head coach.

Sparks sign Ross to multi-year extension

5:13 PM, Dec 5, 2013

The Los Angeles Sparks have signed head coach Carol Ross to a multi-year contract extension after she led the team to back-to-back WNBA playoff appearances.

Dream make Michael Cooper head coach

1:59 PM, Nov 21, 2013

The Atlanta Dream have named former NBA player and WNBA champion coach Michael Cooper as their new coach.

Williams won't return for Dream

6:03 AM, Oct 21, 2013

Atlanta Dream coach Fred Williams will not return in 2014.

Shock dismiss Kloppenburg as head coach

12:05 PM, Oct 15, 2013

The Tulsa Shock relieved Gary Kloppenburg of his duties as head coach on Tuesday.

Minnesota's Moore wins WNBA Finals MVP

4:56 AM, Oct 11, 2013

Maya Moore was named the WNBA Finals MVP after her Minnesota Lynx swept the Atlanta Dream to win their second WNBA title in three years Thursday.

Lynx win second WNBA title in three years

4:45 AM, Oct 11, 2013

It was deja vu for Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and the Minnesota Lynx.

Augustus, Lynx take 2-0 lead over Dream

9:39 PM, Oct 8, 2013

Seimone Augustus had 20 points and the Minnesota Lynx moved within a win of their second WNBA title in three years with an 88-63 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday night.

Minnesota battles Atlanta for WNBA Championship

9:09 AM, Oct 3, 2013

The Minnesota Lynx will meet the Atlanta Dream in the WNBA Finals for the second time in three years, starting on Sunday.

Lynx sweep Mercury, return to WNBA Finals

10:43 PM, Sep 29, 2013

Maya Moore scored 27 points and Seimone Augustus added 22, and the Minnesota Lynx earned a third straight trip to the NBA Finals with a 72-65 victory over the Phoenix Mercury Sunday afternoon.

McCoughtry, Dream reach WNBA Finals

10:38 PM, Sep 29, 2013

Angel McCoughtry scored 27 points and the Atlanta Dream advanced to the WNBA Finals with a 67-53 victory over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.

Whalen, Lynx rout Mercury to take 1-0 lead in West finals

3:18 AM, Sep 27, 2013

Maya Moore and Lindsay Whalen dropped 20 points apiece as the Minnesota Lynx cruised to an 85-62 victory over the Phoenix Mercury to take a 1-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals.

Dream gain early upper hand over Fever in East Finals

1:20 AM, Sep 27, 2013

Tiffany Hayes scored 15 of her game-high 23 points in the second half to lead the Atlanta Dream to an 84-79 win over the Indiana Fever in Game 1 of the WNBA Eastern Conference finals.

Augustus helps Lynx sweep Storm

11:52 PM, Sep 22, 2013

Seimone Augustus hit a go-ahead jumper with 21.1 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Lynx to a 58-55 win over the Seattle Storm and a sweep of the best-of-three Western Conference semifinals.

Lynx pull away, top Storm in Game 1

2:08 AM, Sep 21, 2013

Seimone Augustus scored 19 points to lead a balanced Minnesota attack, and the Lynx pulled away in the second half for an 80-64 win over the Seattle Storm in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series.

Fever beat top-seeded Sky to open playoffs

12:07 AM, Sep 21, 2013

Shavonte Zellous scored 20 points Friday night and the defending WNBA champion Indiana Fever beat the Chicago Sky 85-72 in the opener of a three-game Eastern Conference playoff series.

Delle Donne, Griner highlight WNBA All-Rookie team

4:00 PM, Sep 20, 2013

Chicago Sky forward Elena Delle Donne and Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury headline the 2013 WNBA All-Rookie Team.

Taurasi helps Phoenix take Game 1 over LA

11:55 PM, Sep 19, 2013

Diana Taurasi posted 30 points and seven assists as the Phoenix Mercury posted an 86-76 win over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on Thursday.

Latta, Mystics down Dream in Game 1

11:55 PM, Sep 19, 2013

Ivory Latta scored 14 points in the Washington Mystics' 71-56 win over the Atlanta Dream in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinals.

Sparks' Parker wins second WNBA MVP award

9:00 PM, Sep 19, 2013

Los Angeles Sparks star Candace Parker has won her second WNBA Most Valuable Player award.

Moore, Latta named WNBA Players of the Week

2:23 PM, Sep 16, 2013

Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore has been named the WNBA's Western Conference Player of the Week while Washington Mystics guard Ivory Latta claimed the honors for the Eastern Conference for games played between Sept. 9-15.

Taurasi's double-double powers Mercury past Silver Stars

2:48 AM, Sep 14, 2013

Diana Taurasi returned from a one-game suspension and posted 20 points and 10 assists to lead the playoff-bound Phoenix Mercury to an 82-61 victory over the San Antonio Silver Stars on Friday at US Airways Center.

Sky rally late to down Dream

2:04 AM, Sep 14, 2013

Epiphanny Prince tallied 16 of her 29 points in the fourth quarter and the Chicago Sky rallied for an 87-82 win over the Atlanta Dream on Friday.

Catchings, Fever hold off Liberty

12:33 AM, Sep 14, 2013

Tamika Catchings poured in 23 points and pulled down 10 rebounds and the Indiana Fever edged the New York Liberty, 66-63, on Friday.

Augustus signs extension with Lynx

2:05 PM, Sep 13, 2013

The Minnesota Lynx have announced a multi- year contract extension with 2011 WNBA finals MVP Seimone Augustus.

Stricklen leads Storm past Shock

3:00 AM, Sep 13, 2013

Shekinna Stricklen poured in a career-high 26 points to lead the Seattle Storm to a 76-67 victory over the Tulsa Shock on Thursday.

Sky beat Mercury on Delle Donne's buzzer-beater

1:41 AM, Sep 12, 2013

Elena Delle Donne's buzzer-beating jumper lifted the Chicago Sky to a 70-68 win Wednesday over the Phoenix Mercury.

Bass' late layup lifts Sun over Dream

12:34 AM, Sep 12, 2013

Mistie Bass made a layup with 11.4 seconds remaining to lift the Connecticut Sun over the Atlanta Dream, 78-77, on Wednesday.

Lynx secure West's top seed with win in Seattle

2:00 AM, Sep 11, 2013

Maya Moore scored 20 points, Lindsay Whalen chipped in 19 and the Minnesota Lynx downed the Seattle Storm, 73-60, to secure the top seed in the Western Conference for the third straight year.

Mercury upend Liberty behind Bonner's outside shooting

1:37 AM, Sep 11, 2013

DeWanna Bonner and Candice Dupree dropped in 18 points apiece to propel the Phoenix Mercury to an 80-76 win over the New York Liberty at the Prudential Center.

Mystics edge Fever, clinch playoff berth

11:41 PM, Sep 10, 2013

Kia Vaughn and Ivory Latta each had 15 points and the Washington Mystics secured a spot in the WNBA playoffs with a 69-67 victory over the Indiana Fever at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.