• Milton-Jones breaks WNBA record for games played

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Atlanta forward DeLisha Milton-Jones broke the WNBA record for games played when she entered the Dream’s game against Indiana early in the second quarter Friday night.

  • Phoenix Mercury coach Sandy Brondello reacts during the first half of a WNBA basketball game against the Connecticut Sun, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    Mitchell hits 3-pointer at buzzer, Mercury rally past Sun

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Phoenix Mercury an 81-80 victory over Connecticut on Thursday night, extending the Sun’s losing streak to six games.

  • ACC trio looking for championships in SEC with Gamecocks

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Coach Dawn Staley has built South Carolina to compete for national championships. And some of the very best players in the Atlantic Coast Conference have signed on for the run.

  • Liberty and Lynx prepare for matchup of WNBA leaders

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Bill Laimbeer and Cheryl Reeve are downplaying the significance of Friday night’s game between the WNBA’s conference leaders.

  • Dabovic, Parker lead Sparks to 3rd straight road win

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ana Dabovic scored nine of her 18 points in the fourth quarter, including a go-ahead basket with 6.1 seconds left, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat Indiana 81-79 on Wednesday night, snapping the Fever’s six-game winning streak.

  • Hutchinson women’s basketball team regains eligibility

    HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson Community College women’s basketball has regained eligibility for postseason play for the upcoming season.

  • Rison, Bell to enter Michigan State University hall of fame

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Andre Rison and Charlie Bell are among the six new members who will be inducted into Michigan State’s athletics hall of fame next month.

  • Dream cruise to 71-57 victory over Sun

    ATLANTA (AP) — Sancho Lyttle had 17 points and the Atlanta Dream beat the Connecticut Sun for the third time in 10 days, 71-57 on Tuesday.

  • Atlanta Dream’s Angel McCoughtry, center, goes up for a shot and is fouled by Connecticut Sun's Jennifer Lacy, right, as Sun’s Kelsey Bone, left, defends during the second half of a WNBA basketball game, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Uncasville, Conn.  The Dream won 102-92. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

    East shows its better than West in head-to-head matchups

    NEW YORK (AP) — Bragging rights for the regular season belong to the Eastern Conference.