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44 min ago | Swish Appeal
Stetson received good news tonight as they landed Myka Johnson-Matthews . Johnson-Matthews, a 5-foot-8 guard out of D.C., is a very explosive left-hander with a good offensive repertoire.
7 hrs ago | Swish Appeal
After losing the 2014 WNBA Finals to the Phoenix Mercury, what's next for the Chicago Sky? And what sort of offseason improvements should they be looking to make, aside from getting healthy? Philip Hersh of the Chicago Tribune suggested in an article about the Sky's future on Saturday that "...Tennessee center Isabelle Harrison would seem to be a good choice for a team that needs more low post presence."
9 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, wife Nicole and son Trevor give the X-Factor sign during the Mercury championship celebration, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Phoenix, Ariz.
The bet: With Jimmy Fallon that Chicago children could read 2.4 million books this summer as part of Rahm's Readers. The wager: "Tonight Show" taping in Chicago.
Nneka Ogwumike isn't worried about whether or not she'll make the U.S. women's basketball team for the world championship at the end of the month. She's just focused on playing the best she can and letting the rest take care of itself.
Per multiple sources, Spain sensation Angela Salvadores has decided to commit to Duke. Salvadores, who is ranked the No.
With the 2014 WNBA Finals concluding on Friday night -- and congrats to my beloved Phoenix Mercury on their third WNBA Championship -- the focus moves towards the 2014 World Championships. I've always talked about how I'd love to see the USAB program transition toward hiring a dedicated coach and building a sense of continuity, essentially improving upon the program that we've seen become a reality for the US in the last two Olympics.
Although Diana Taurasi's heroics at the end of Game 3 of the WNBA Finals solidified her place as Finals MVP after the Phoenix Mercury swept the Chicago Sky , the contributions of Candice Dupree and Penny Taylor can't be overlooked. Search the web for recaps of the 2014 WNBA Finals -- the entire series -- and Penny Taylor's significance barely gets a mention.
12, 2014, in Chicago. . Phoenix Mercury players at the bench celebrate as the team wins the WNBA title with an 87-82 win over the Chicago Sky in Game 3 of the WNBA Finals basketball series, Friday, Sept.
Portland Fire and Rescue says a girl in her early teens sustained life-threatening injuries when she fell more than 40 feet off the cliffs at a popular hiking and climbing spot. Crews arrived minutes after receiving reports Friday evening saying the girl had gone over the edge at Rocky Butte.
Glory is Ours! The Phoenix Mercury won its third WNBA Championship tonight and fans are invited to celebrate with the team during a fan rally at US Airways Center on Sunday . Fans will hear from members of the Mercury team, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and will witness the unveiling of the 2014 WNBA Championship banner.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, his daughters, a family friend, and his wife, Amy Rule, left, cheer on the Chicago Sky. Epiphanny Prince , Elena Delle Donne and Allie Quigley walk off the court after losing 87-82 in game three of the WNBA Finals.
Robinson Cano, Kendrys Morales and Logan Morrison homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 4-2 on Friday night to pull within a half-game of the Athletics for the top spot in the AL wild-card chase. Robinson Cano, Kendrys Morales and Logan Morrison homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 4-2 on Friday night to pull within a half-game of the Athletics for the top spot in the AL wild-card chase.
Portland Fire & Rescue created a public service announcement starring Gov. John Kitzhaber after it was reported in May how he'd helped provide CPR to a woman in distress in downtown Portland. Radio host Lars Larson said the video gives the political candidate an unfair advantage.
11 . Moore was a unanimous First Team selection by all 38 voters and finished as the leading vote-getter with 180 points. Moore set WNBA records with 12 games of 30-plus points and four consecutive games of 30 or more points.
The Mercury's Diana Taurasi is arguably the best player in the WNBA, even the best female basketball player ever. Young: Diana Taurasi's competitiveness drives Mercury The Mercury's Diana Taurasi is arguably the best player in the WNBA, even the best female basketball player ever.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:50 pm
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