Friday, February 21, 2020

The shocking quarterfinals

Today's quarterfinal results: The stunner of the tournament, as Serbia edged Australia, 73-71. Another close one: Spain's buzzer-beater lead them past Turkey, 64-62. The U.S. put on...

Candace Parker and Allyson Felix forge a cross-sport friendship

In the world of athletics - especially the professional realm - athletes tend to stick with others in their sport, and not venture far...

Olympics: day 8

Olympic player news: Diana Taurasi and Brittney Griner are relishing their shared Olympic experience. Olympic coach news: Coach Geno Auriemma is getting support for his defense of...

The march to the Olympics continues

Tomorrow Team USA takes on Australia at Madison Square Garden. The U.S. team is staying cool under pressure. Notebook and practice quotes from today. Maya Moore is...

Last day of pool play is tomorrow

oday's Olympic results: Australia rallied to defeat Belarus, 74-66. Turkey edged Brazil in double overtime, 79-76. Japan beat France, 79-71. Tomorrow's schedule, which will wrap up pool play: China...

Evening briefing

Today's Olympic results: Australia overcame a physical French team, 89-71. Belarus handed Brazil a heartbreaking 65-63 loss in the game's final seconds. Turkey routed Japan, 76-62. Those were...

In times of change, progress is a mixed bag

The world is in the midst of massive change, so it is no surprise that evidence of such would be found at this summer's...

The ups and the downs

Candace Parker reacts to being cut from Olympic team: She kept it classy, of course. The Olympic door has opened for Breanna Stewart since Parker was...

Women supporting women

Elena Delle Donne spreads that message. Good for her. It's the only way we're going to make any gains. Also: Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer talks gender bias...

Lots of movement

Player movement: The Sun traded Jordan Hooper to the Dream in exchange for a second-round pick in next year's draft. Connecticut also added Feyonda Fitzgerald to...
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