U.S, Women's Basketball, With Multiple UConn Connections, Ready To PlayCoach Geno Auriemma and the U.S. women's basketball team, including former UConn players Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, Maya Moore, Swin Cash, Asjha Jones and Tina Charles, say they're ready to begin the quest for gold.
Former UConn Stars Stand Out In WNBA's All-Star GameFormer UConn star Swin Cash was named MVP of the WNBA All-Star Game, though her West team lost to the East,, 118 to 113, including 15 points from another UConn standout, Tina Charles.
Five UConn Stars -- Bird, Cash, Charles, Moore, Taurasi -- On WNBA All-Star TeamsFive former UConn women's basketball stars -- Sue Bird, Swin Cash, Tina Charles, Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi are among those chosen for the WNBA All-Star teams.
Taurasi's Team To Sue LabDiana Taurasi's Turkish team says it will sue the lab which reported an apparent "false positive" on her drug test. One board member calls it "the greatest scandal in world sports."
Lab Retracts Finding; Taurasi ReinstatedTurkey's basketball federation lifted American star Diana Taurasi's provisional doping suspension Wednesday after a lab retracted its finding that she tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance.
Taurasi Adamant She Never Used Drug Former Connecticut women's basketball star Diana Taurasi says she hadn't even heard of the banned stimulant modafinil until she found out she had tested positive for it. Taurasi is adamant that she never used performance-enhancing drugs.
Auriemma Stands by Taurasi
Turkish TV Report Says Taurasi Backup Sample Also Positive
Taurasi Tests Positive for Banned Substance