Posts Tagged Professional basketball

Cambage ruled out of Australia squad after skipping camp

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Liz Cambage has been ruled out Australia’s squad for games against Japan and the Oceania Olympic qualifying series against New Zealand after skipping a training camp to attend a music festival.

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WNBA President: League to form committee to study expansion

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — The WNBA is ready to look into expansion.

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Moore leads West to 117-112 win over the East

West’s Brittney Griner, right, of the Phoenix Mercury, blocks a shot attempt by East’s Alex Bentley, left, of the Connecticut Sun during the first half of the WNBA All-Star basketball game, Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Maya Moore scored a record 30 points to lead the West to a 117-112 victory over the East on Saturday in the WNBA All-Star Game.

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Sherri Coale headlines women’s basketball hall class of 2016

In this March 23, 2015, file photo, Oklahoma head coach Sherri Coale claps as her team plays Stanford during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament in Stanford, Calif. Sherri Coale will headline the 2016 women's basketball Hall of Fame induction class, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday, July 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Oklahoma coach Sherri Coale said it was a surreal moment when she got the phone call that she would be part of the women’s basketball Hall of Fame.

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Hawks sign G-Fs Patterson, Petteway after summer league

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have signed swingmen Lamar Patterson and Terran Petteway after their impressive performances in the Las Vegas Summer League.

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