While her career path may be a bit unorthodox, Nancy Fahey is hopeful her many years of success coaching at Division III Washington University in St. Louis can be replicated at Illinois.
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Championship runs by South Carolina and the Lynx. Win streaks and 1,000-win clubs. Scoring phenoms and the most memorable shot of the year. Mechelle Voepel recaps the biggest moments of 2017.
WNBA Champions & former UConn standouts Swin Cash and Sue Bird discuss Geno Auriemma's career, coaching style and impact on their lives in lieu of his 1000th win.
The Seattle Storm point guard broke down the huddle, hugged Russell Wilson, called plays -- and, well, tried to return some punts.
Eleven members of the 2016 Olympic team that won a sixth consecutive gold medal for the Americans are in the pool of 29 players that was announced Thursday.
WNBA star Breanna Stewart said she was sexually abused as a child in an essay published Monday morning by The Players' Tribune.
From discussing why Kyrie Irving questioned whether the Earth is flat to Sue Bird getting Geno Auriemma to share why the movie "Whiplash" resonates with him, the point guards had plenty to say in the first installment of the UConn coach's new podcast.
After some time away from the WNBA, Dan Hughes has a sense of urgency and a fresh, energized outlook as he takes over a Storm team he believes already has all the core pieces needed to win.
Latavius Murray had his best day yet as a Viking, running for 113 yards against the Ravens. Afterward, he rocked a Breanna Stewart jersey in the Minnesota locker room.
Dan Hughes missed coaching basketball and was named the new coach of the WNBA's Seattle Storm.
Dan Hughes will be the sixth coach in Seattle Storm history, following Lin Dunn, Anne Donovan, Brian Agler, Jenny Boucek and Gary Kloppenburg.
U.S. Soccer star Megan Rapinoe and four-time Olympic gold medalist Sue Bird spoke about their influence on each other and more at the eighth annual espnW: Women + Sports Summit.
Brittney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds to help the Phoenix Mercury advance to the second round of the playoffs with a 79-69 victory over the Seattle Storm on Wednesday night.
Phoenix's Brittney Griner and Washington's Elena Delle Donne posted double-doubles on Wednesday as they delivered their teams to the second round of the WNBA playoffs.
Washington went 1-4 to close the regular season. But the WNBA Basketball Power Index gives the Mystics a 52 percent chance to advance to the second round -- and predicts that both first-round games will be close scores.
The WNBA playoffs tip off Wednesday on ESPN2 with a pair of single-elimination games. The Mercury, the strongest of the four teams in the first round, and the Wings are expected to continue their regular-season dominance over the Storm and Mystics.
Breanna Stewart scored 29 points, making two free throws with 15.6 seconds left for a three-point lead, and the Seattle Storm beat the Chicago Sky 85-80 on Sunday.
Elena Delle Donne scored a season-high 37 points and the Washington Mystics secured the fifth playoff spot with a 110-106 overtime victory over the Seattle Storm on Friday night.