Star Sunday


The stars were out in Seattle for yesterday’s game, as R&B artist Ciara, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, his Stanford-signee sister Anna, and their mother, sat courtside.


The Mercury honored Little League star Mo’Ne Davis yesterday as a woman of inspiration.

Phoenix is looking to shake off their loss to the Fever and regroup tomorrow against the Shock.


Q&A with rookie Brittany Boyd.


Asjha Jones podcast.

Players of the week:

Epiphanny Prince in the East and Maya Moore for the West.

Tomorrow’s games:

Mercury at Shock

Fever at Sparks

College news:

Coach Austin Parkinson’s contract at IUPUI has been extended through 2019-2020.

Karen Middleton is Cal State Fullerton’s new associate head coach.

Dionnah Jackson is Mississippi State’s new assistant coach.

Jessica Jenkins has returned to St. Bonaventure as an assistant coach.

Oklahoma senior Lisa Kornet will transfer.

International news:

A look at next year’s Olympic basketball contenders.

Canada is charting a map to Rio after securing a berth yesterday. It’s been 20 years since that country has played in the Olympics.