Saturday, December 3, 2022

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...

Oh what a night

Records falling like leaves in October...... Tonight's game results: The Sky rallied to beat the Dream, 91-86. Courtney Vandersloot had a career-high 26 points and 10...

Basketball day one in the books; USA plays tomorrow

Olympics opening day results: France beat Turkey, 55-39. Canada routed China, 90-68. Australia rallied to top Brazil, 84-66. Japan edged Belarus, 77-73. Tomorrow's schedule: USA vs. Senegal Serbia vs. Spain Australia vs....

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...

A day of news sadness

Olympics news: FIBA rejected the appeal of Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams to play for Nigeria in the Olympics. FIBA statement. 3X3 team member Katie Lou Samuelson...

Odds and ends to start the day

About last night: The Mercury routed the Stars, 83-64, behind DeWanna Bonner's 33 points. Protests: WNBA players feel an obligation to stand up and be heard on...

40 collegiate athletes named to USA Basketball U23 training camp roster

Look at this mind-boggling list: Kristine Anigwe (California/Phoenix, Ariz.) Ariel Atkins (Texas/Duncanville, Texas) Monique Billings (UCLA/Corona, Calif.) Erin Boley (Oregon/Hodgenville, Ky.) Kalani Brown (Baylor/Slidell, La.) Lexie Brown (Duke/Suwanee, Ga.) Tyra Buss...

Post-medal musings

More on the Olympic basketball win: Team USA won their seventh straight gold. Dawn Staley says she is "done" as Olympic coach. Staley recommends Cheryl Reeve as...

World Cup Tournament to tip off shortly

World Cup storylines: The U.S. is taking aim at the title. New faces and new pressure for America this time around. Newcomers are joining legends on the...

Some upsets rocking the matrix

Today's upsets: TCU upended #17 Oklahoma State, 79-65. Charlotte took down Western Kentucky, 81-72. VCU toppled George Washington, 79-68. More results: South Dakota bested South Dakota State, 80-75. Ohio whooped...