• Pondexter’s basket gives Sky 66-64 win over Mystics

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Cappie Pondexter’s layup with 6 seconds left gave the Sky a 66-64 victory over the Washington Mystics on Sunday.

  • In this Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 photo, a map for the Bloomingdale Trail is seen along its path in Chicago. The trail was once an abandoned Chicago railway line that has been transformed into a bike corridor. The relic of Chicago’s industrial past is now a vision of its future as the city helps lead the way in transforming hulking pieces of obsolete infrastructure into useful, even inspiring, amenities. (AP Photo/Christian K. Lee)

    Abandoned Chicago railway reborn as commuter corridor

    CHICAGO (AP) — On an abandoned Chicago railway line cutting between the treetops, bike commuters zip by walkers and joggers, all traversing a ribbon of concrete undulating through a lush landscape where clattering freight cars once ferried everything from coal to furniture.

  • Sky sign 14-year-old with cerebral palsy to fulfill wish

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Sky has signed a 14-year-old girl with cerebral palsy to a one-day contract to fulfill her dream of being a professional basketball player.

  • Phoenix Mercury's Mistie Bass pressures Los Angeles Sparks' Jantel Lavender during a WNBA basketball game Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Phoenix. (Rob Schumacher/The Arizona Republic via AP)  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDIT

    Parker has 26 points, 10 rebounds to lead Sparks

    PHOENIX (AP) — Candace Parker had 26 points and 10 rebounds, and Jantel Lavender added 15 points and 11 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Phoenix Mercury 78-68 on Friday night for their third road victory.

  • Williams scores 22 points, Shock beat Sun 84-76 in OT

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Riquna Williams scored 22 points and Karima Christmas had six in overtime to help the Tulsa Shock beat the Connecticut Sun 84-76 on Friday night for their third straight victory.

  • Quigley hits 3-pointer to give Sky 87-85 win over Mystics

    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Allie Quigley hit a 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds left to give the Chicago Sky to an 87-85 victory over the Washington Mystics on Friday night.

  • Griner will not have to pay Johnson after annulled marriage

    PHOENIX (AP) — A Maricopa County Superior Court judge has denied Glory Johnson’s request for $20,000 a month in spousal support from WNBA star Brittney Griner after their annulled marriage.