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UNCASVILLE, CT - APRIL 14:  The Draft Board with the first round posted during the 2014 WNBA Draft Presented By State Farm on April 14, 2014 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dolson, Hartley Taken Back-to-Back In WNBA Draft

UConn teammates Stefanie Dolson and Bria Hartley went with back-to-back picks during the WNBA Draft Monday night to Washington and Seattle. Hartley was later traded by the Storm to the Mystics to reconnect the Huskies.

04/15/2014

From left, Bria Hartley, Geno Auriemma and Stefanie Dolson on UConn women's basketball Senior Day, March 1, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

Hartley, Dolson Ready for WNBA Draft

Last year had the `Big Three’ with Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins leading the way at the WNBA draft. This time it’s Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor’s Odyssey Sims who are the consensus top two picks.

04/14/2014

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Sun Win Top Pick In WNBA Draft

By DOUG FEINBERG,  AP Basketball Writer SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) _ The Connecticut Sun won the top pick in the WNBA lottery Tuesday, giving them the first shot in a draft that will feature Chiney Ogwumike […]

12/10/2013

Tina Charles (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Tina Charles Out For Remainder Of Sun Season

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Reigning MVP Tina Charles will sit out the Connecticut Sun’s remaining five games to rest injuries. Charles was averaging 18 points and 10.1 rebounds and had 17 double-doubles this season. Connecticut […]

09/06/2013

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Griner On Sidelines For WNBA All-Star Game At Mohegan Sun

Brittney Griner will miss Saturday’s WNBA All-Star game while recovering from a sprained left knee she suffered earlier this month

07/25/2013

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WNBA Suspends Taurasi

NEW YORK (AP) _ Diana Taurasi was suspended one game for an accumulation of technical fouls. Under WNBA rules, a player or coach is automatically suspended without pay for one game upon receiving a seventh […]

07/23/2013

Elena Delle Donn (Courtesy University of Delaware)

WNBA All Stars Chosen for Mohegan Sun Game

By DOUG FEINBERG  AP Basketball Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Elena Delle Donne is already leaving her mark in the WNBA. The Chicago Sky star became the first rookie to lead the league’s All-Star […]

07/18/2013

Natalie Novosel, Kelly Farris (Elsa/Getty Images Sport)

Kelly Faris Staying in Connecticut

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ UConn guard Kelly Faris has been drafted by the WNBA’s Connecticut Sun. Faris, who helped lead the Huskies to an eighth national title last week, was taken with the 11th pick […]

04/15/2013

Kelly Faris (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Sport)

WNBA Draft Preview

Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins are expected to be the top three selections in this year’s highly touted WNBA draft. And UConn’s Kelly Faris is also expected to be a first-round choice.

04/15/2013

Asjha Jones (Jesse Garrabrant/National Basketball/Getty Imasges)

Asjha Jones Out For Season

Former UConn forward Asjha Jones says she will sit out the upcoming Connecticut Sun season to recover from injuries.

04/04/2013

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