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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
Brittney Griner will miss Saturday’s WNBA All-Star game while recovering from a sprained left knee she suffered earlier this month
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Former UConn forward Asjha Jones says she will sit out the upcoming Connecticut Sun season to recover from injuries.