Lynx, Stars prevail; Serbia wins Eurobasket tournament and Russia loses out

Maya Moore and Lindsay Whalen each scored 21 points to lead the Lynx over the Mercury, 71-56. Phoenix center Brittney Griner had 14 points and 11 rebounds in her season debut.

The Stars slipped by the Storm, 73-71.


Can Elena Delle Donne stay healthy for the whole season?


Tulsa continues to shock the WNBA.

College news:

What’s next for North Carolina athletics?

Danielle Ballard won’t return to LSU this year for her senior season.


….is adopting the four-quarter game format.

2016 Olympics:

Russia’s sixth-place finish at the Eurobasket Tournament today means they won’t have a team at next year’s Olympics for the first time in 32 years.

Serbia won the tournament, for the first time ever.

USA Basketball:

The U16 team fell to Brazil in the semifinals of the world championship, 72-63.


Former Louisiana-Lafayette point guard Bianca Davis was killed by a stray bullet two weeks ago. Her funeral was today.