• Majority owners of Tulsa Shock seek dismissal of lawsuit

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The majority owners of the Tulsa Shock are asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a minority stakeholder who’s challenging the WNBA team’s move to Dallas.

  • Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore (23) makes a pass against Phoenix Mercury center Cayla Francis (22) during the first half of a WNBA basketball game, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

    Lynx happy to see August end after struggling this month

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Minnesota Lynx came into the season as the prohibitive favorite to win their third WNBA championship in five seasons. Acquiring Olympian Sylvia Fowles in late July did nothing to change that.

  • Loyd, Langhorne lead Storm past Mystics, 69-59

    SEATTLE (AP) — Jewell Loyd had 18 points, making all 14 of her free throw attempts, and Crystal Langhorne scored 15 to help the Seattle Storm beat the Washington Mystics 69-59 on Sunday night.

  • Sun stave off elimination with 72-68 win over Chicago Sky

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Kelsey Bone scored 25 points and Connecticut kept its slim playoff hopes alive by erasing a nine-point, fourth-quarter deficit to earn a 72-68 win over the short-handed Chicago Sky on Sunday night.

  • Moore, Fowles lead Lynx to 71-61 win over Mercury

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Maya Moore scored 28 points and Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and 13 rebounds to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Phoenix Mercury 71-61 on Sunday night.

  • Lavender leads Sparks to wire-to-wire, 60-52 win over Stars

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jantel Lavender scored a season-high 24 points and the Los Angeles Sparks kept the San Antonio Stars winless on the road with a 60-52 win Sunday.

  • Sims’ 30 leads Tulsa past Fever and into playoffs, 76-70

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Odyssey Sims scored 30 points, converting six free throws in the final 19 seconds, and the Tulsa Shock held off Indiana 76-70 on Sunday to secure the franchise’s first playoff berth since 2009.

  • Langhorne leads Seattle Storm past San Antonio Stars, 83-69

    SEATTLE (AP) — Crystal Langhorne had 22 points and 10 rebounds for her first double-double of the season and the Seattle Storm beat the San Antonio Stars 83-69 on Friday night.

  • Tiffany Hayes scores career-high 28, Dream beat Fever 90-84

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tiffany Hayes scored 10 of her career-high 28 points in the fourth quarter to help the Atlanta Dream beat the Indiana Fever 90-84 on Friday night.

  • Latta leads Washington Mystics to 71-63 win over Mercury

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivory Latta scored 24 points and the Washington Mystics shut down the Phoenix Mercury late in a 71-63 victory Friday night.