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Hartford Courant
Connecticut breaking news, UConn sports, business, entertainment, weather and trafficteams with uniforms, apparel, footwear, practice gear and equipment in addition
Hartford Courant / Posted 19 hours ago
teams with uniforms, apparel, footwear, practice gear and equipment in addition... There is no facet of his operation Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller doesn't carefully examine. It's a part of the always-be-prepared culture he has brought to... Read more
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The Chronicle
Point Guard U: McCallie and Duke women's basketball educating top floor generals year after yearbeing recruited, the Clinton, S.C., native looked up to Gray, who was taken in
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
being recruited, the Clinton, S.C., native looked up to Gray, who was taken in first round of the 2014 WNBA draft by the Connecticut Sun. “She was one of the best point guards ever at Duke,” Boykin said. “When I was coming up, I always wanted to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sun use strong third quarter to hammer SkyUNCASVILLE >> After looking like they were stuck in neutral for much of the fir
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
UNCASVILLE >> After looking like they were stuck in neutral for much of the first half, the Connecticut Sun used the break between the first and second half to get back to what second-year head coach Curt Miller calls “Sun basketball.” If any... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sun use strong third quarter to hammer SkyUNCASVILLE >> After looking like they were stuck in neutral for much of the fir
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
UNCASVILLE >> After looking like they were stuck in neutral for much of the first half, the Connecticut Sun used the break between the first and second half to get back to what second-year head coach Curt Miller calls “Sun basketball.” If any... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sun earn important victory over Sky to win season seriesMarc Allard mallard@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 425-4212 mallardnb MOHEGAN — Th
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Marc Allard mallard@norwichbulletin.com, (860) 425-4212 mallardnb MOHEGAN — The Connecticut Sun players are very aware when they have a chance to win a season series. It’s because Connecticut coach Curt Miller won’t let them forget it. “We talk... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Sun Vs. Chicago SkyUncasville, CT 07/25/17 Connecticut Sun forward Kayla Pedersen (7) defends as C
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
Uncasville, CT 07/25/17 Connecticut Sun forward Kayla Pedersen (7) defends as Chicago Sky center Elizabeth Williams (1) tries to pass the ball during the first half at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville Tuesday night. The Sun led 38-32 at the half.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Open Second Half Of Season With 93-72 Win Against SkyThere is no facet of his operation Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller doesn't ca
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
There is no facet of his operation Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller doesn't carefully examine. It's a part of the always-be-prepared culture he has brought to this franchise in his two years on the job. So Miller knows how streaky the Sun have been... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sky's Stefanie Dolson and Allie Quigley chosen for WNBA Alland third in 3-point shooting at 42.7 percent. The East Conference All-Star re
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
and third in 3-point shooting at 42.7 percent. The East Conference All-Star reserves also include Alyssa Thomas of the Connecticut Sun and Elizabeth Williams of the Atlanta Dream in the frontcourt, along with guard Layshia Clarendon of the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Jones Turns Heads With All-Star Dunk; Sun Ready For Part II Of WNBA Seasonon display [in the All-Star Game]. I'm really happy for her and proud, and look
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
on display [in the All-Star Game]. I'm really happy for her and proud, and look for her game to just keep growing." The Connecticut Sun (12-9) begin the final 13-game stretch of the regular season Tuesday at the Mohegan Sun Arena against the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Former UConn stars rave about Connecticut Sun’s Jonquel Jonesof praise and perhaps a hug between former teammates. However, there was somet
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
of praise and perhaps a hug between former teammates. However, there was something different taking place when the upstart Connecticut Sun went into New York and returned with a rare victory at Madison Square Garden. Former UConn and Connecticut... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Former UConn stars rave about Connecticut Sun’s Jonquel Jonesof praise and perhaps a hug between former teammates. However, there was somet
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
of praise and perhaps a hug between former teammates. However, there was something different taking place when the upstart Connecticut Sun went into New York and returned with a rare victory at Madison Square Garden. Former UConn and Connecticut... Read more
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The Columbian
Moore leads West past East in WNBA All-Star GameWestern Conference's Sue Bird, of the Seattle Storm, shoots over Eastern Confer
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
Western Conference's Sue Bird, of the Seattle Storm, shoots over Eastern Conference's Jasmine Thomas, of the Connecticut Sun, in the second half of the WNBA All-Star basketball game Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Maya Moore WNBA All-Star MVP Again, But Sue Bird Center Stagefor the second consecutive All-Star Game. No matter what Moore, Ogwumike or im
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
for the second consecutive All-Star Game. No matter what Moore, Ogwumike or impressive East standout Jonquel Jones of the Connecticut Sun (24 points, nine rebounds) did in the game, it was secondary to Bird. She was the focus of the weekend,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Moore leads West past East 130-121 in WNBA All-Star Gamegame-record 11 assists and eight points. The youthful East was led by Jonquel
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
game-record 11 assists and eight points. The youthful East was led by Jonquel Jones’ game-high 24 points, two coming on a dunk in the final minute. There were eight first-time selections on the East roster, but Jones of the Connecticut Sun stood o... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sue Bird sets WNBA All-Star Game assist record in West’s 130-121 win over the East at KeyArenaappearance. Before the game, she was greeted with a raucous ovation from the ho
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
appearance. Before the game, she was greeted with a raucous ovation from the home crowd. Sue Bird’s All-Star introduction Connecticut Sun center Jonquel Jones scored a game-high 24 points, including a crowd-pleasing dunk in the final minutes, for... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sue Bird: Feedback after coming out as gay has been ‘great’get a more balanced representation of the league’s best players. Because the Al
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
get a more balanced representation of the league’s best players. Because the All-Star (Game) is all about the fans.”Note • Connecticut Sun forward Alyssa Thomas will start for the Eastern Conference in place of injured Washington Mystics forward... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sun players, coaches eager for All-Star gamecontest to the less-hyped media availabilities and getting out into the communi
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
contest to the less-hyped media availabilities and getting out into the community of the host city. “I’m ready for it,” Connecticut Sun guard Jasmine Thomas said before leaving for a game in New York on Wednesday, after which she headed to... Read more
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Hartford Courant
WNBA All-Star Game Validation of Connecticut Sun Season So FarCurt Miller's goal this season was simple. In his second season as coach of the
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
Curt Miller's goal this season was simple. In his second season as coach of the Connecticut Sun, he wanted to take the next reasonable step in the development of his club. In Miller's first season, the Sun finished 14-20 and out of the playoffs for... Read more
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The Register Citizen
First-time All-Star Jasmine Thomas hitting her stride with Connecticut Sunspeed to burn, limited range on her jump shot, prone to careless turnovers. Pe
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
speed to burn, limited range on her jump shot, prone to careless turnovers. Perhaps it is time to rewrite the book on the Connecticut Sun All-Star point guard. Thomas exudes positivity, draws raves from her coaches both past and present for her... Read more
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The Middletown Press
First-time All-Star Jasmine Thomas hitting her stride with Connecticut Sunspeed to burn, limited range on her jump shot, prone to careless turnovers. Pe
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
speed to burn, limited range on her jump shot, prone to careless turnovers. Perhaps it is time to rewrite the book on the Connecticut Sun All-Star point guard. Thomas exudes positivity, draws raves from her coaches both past and present for her... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Real First Family of HoopsToe shoes—Olivia had to Google them.) Chiney, 6'3", is a double-double machine
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
Toe shoes—Olivia had to Google them.) Chiney, 6'3", is a double-double machine who explodes with energy on defense. The Connecticut Sun forward has a soft spot for Breaking Amish, she raps on the side ("#NerdNation never rests"), and she could... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sun enter All-Star break with loss to LibertyNEW YORK — It was a 24 hours full of distractions for the Connecticut Sun. Aly
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK — It was a 24 hours full of distractions for the Connecticut Sun. Alyssa Thomas learned she was a reserve for the WNBA All-Star game Saturday in Seattle on Tuesday. At the same time, Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller learned he and his... Read more
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Hartford Courant
That Kid From Middletown - Jeff Bagwell - Is Pretty Goodwas 1991. With New York Liberty coach Bill Laimbeer attending to his ill wife,
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
was 1991. With New York Liberty coach Bill Laimbeer attending to his ill wife, the WNBA announced Wednesday morning that Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller and his staff will coach the Eastern Conference in Saturday's All-Star Game. That's because... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tina Charles' double-double lifts Liberty over Sun 96-80Especially with a five-game road trip looming. The star center had 28 points a
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
Especially with a five-game road trip looming. The star center had 28 points and 17 rebounds to help New York beat the Connecticut Sun 96-80 on Wednesday in a matinee game. "This is a team you want to eyeball. You might see them later in the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Tina Charles Has Big Day As Liberty Down Sun, 96-80postseason last year it really doesn't matter anymore who is in first place in
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 days ago
postseason last year it really doesn't matter anymore who is in first place in the Eastern or Western Conference. But the Connecticut Sun have taken a lot of joy out of riding on top of their old Eastern Conference rivals this season, probably... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Sun's Miller to coach East in place of Liberty's LaimbeerNEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Easte
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Eastern Conference. Now he'll get a chance to coach the East in the All-Star Game on Saturday. Miller will replace New York's Bill Laimbeer, who backed out for personal... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Sun's Miller to coach East in place of Liberty's LaimbeerNEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Easte
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Eastern Conference. Now he'll get a chance to coach the East in the All-Star Game on Saturday. Miller will replace New York's Bill Laimbeer, who backed out for personal... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Sun's Miller to coach East in place of Liberty's LaimbeerNEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Easte
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Eastern Conference. Now he'll get a chance to coach the East in the All-Star Game on Saturday. Miller will replace New York's Bill Laimbeer, who backed out for personal... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Sun's Miller to coach East in place of Liberty's LaimbeerNEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Easte
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Eastern Conference. Now he'll get a chance to coach the East in the All-Star Game on Saturday. Miller will replace New York's Bill Laimbeer, who backed out for personal... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sun's Miller to coach East in place of Liberty's LaimbeerNEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Easte
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Curt Miller has led the Connecticut Sun to the top of the Eastern Conference. Now he'll get a chance to coach the East in the All-Star Game on Saturday. Miller will replace New York's Bill Laimbeer, who backed out for personal... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Connecticut's Miller to coach Eastern ConferenceThe Bulletinsports@norwichbulletin.com Connecticut Sun second year coach and g
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
The Bulletinsports@norwichbulletin.com Connecticut Sun second year coach and general manager Curt Miller and his staff will be on the bench in Seattle, coaching the Eastern Conference in the WNBA All-Star game. The league made the announcement this... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Gray for Jones trade paying dividends for both teamsthe Sun to its best record in years. Both will be playing in the All-Star Game
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
the Sun to its best record in years. Both will be playing in the All-Star Game on Saturday in Seattle as first-timers. Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller remembers the call last year when both teams were hustling to get the deal completed. "As... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Gray for Jones trade paying dividends for both teamsthe Sun to its best record in years. Both will be playing in the All-Star Game
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
the Sun to its best record in years. Both will be playing in the All-Star Game on Saturday in Seattle as first-timers. Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller remembers the call last year when both teams were hustling to get the deal completed. "As... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Announce UConn's Chris Dailey To Get Dydek AwardShe will participate in a pregame reception and honored at halftime. In her nam
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
She will participate in a pregame reception and honored at halftime. In her name, a $1,000 donation will be made by the Connecticut Sun Foundation, through the Travelers Championship, to the Jay S. Fishman Fund at the Bruce Edwards Foundation to... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sun turn it on in the second half, roll past Starsduring that stretch and the Sun led by double figures the rest of the way, winn
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
during that stretch and the Sun led by double figures the rest of the way, winning 89-75. UNCASVILLE — The mood in the Connecticut Sun locker room was not great. And with good reason. The high-flying Sun were down 40-35 San Antonio, which... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Warm To The Task, Pull Away From Stars In Second HalfThere was a time very recently when the Connecticut Sun could play a game like
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
There was a time very recently when the Connecticut Sun could play a game like Sunday's without any great expectation because they were a team that didn't generate a lot of buzz. They could play a team like the San Antonio Stars, who came into the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Crystal Langhorne perfect from field, leads Storm past Dreamthe Dream grabbed the lead and the game remained close the rest of the way. In
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
the Dream grabbed the lead and the game remained close the rest of the way. In the Storm’s last game, Seattle lost to the Connecticut Sun 83-79. Trailing by two points with 15.7 seconds left, the Storm had a chance to tie or take the lead, but... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
After nearly a decade with the Sparks, Candace Parker is still something to see8-year-old daughter, Lailaa. Moments after her teammates complete the celebrat
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
8-year-old daughter, Lailaa. Moments after her teammates complete the celebration of a 10-point comeback victory over the Connecticut Sun, Parker summons Lailaa from her courtside seat. The mother and daughter hug and twirl and walk together... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn Women's Insider: Different Outcomes, But It's The Same Optimistic Moriah Jeffersonthing is just learning how to learn from my mistakes," said Jefferson, whose te
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
thing is just learning how to learn from my mistakes," said Jefferson, whose team will be at Mohegan Sun to face the Connecticut Sun Sunday afternoon. "Not so far as being comfortable with losing because the moment you do that then you get... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ogwumike Parker combine for 49 points Sparks top Sun 87 77a season-high 29 points, Candace Parker had 20 points, nine rebounds and six as
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
a season-high 29 points, Candace Parker had 20 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 87-77 on Thursday night. Los Angeles trailed by 14 points after the first quarter, but the Sparks outscored... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ogwumike, Parker combine for 49 points, Sparks top Sun 87-77a season-high 29 points, Candace Parker had 20 points, nine rebounds and six as
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
a season-high 29 points, Candace Parker had 20 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 87-77 on Thursday night. Los Angeles trailed by 14 points after the first quarter, but the Sparks outscored... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sun land 2 starters on WNBA All-Star team889-5550 For the first time since 2006 when Lindsay Whalen, Margo Dydek and Ny
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
889-5550 For the first time since 2006 when Lindsay Whalen, Margo Dydek and Nykesha Sales were chosen, the Connecticut Sun will have more than one starter on the floor when the WNBA All-Star game takes place at 3:30 p.m. on July 22... Read more
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The Washington Times
WNBA announces starters for 2017 All-Star GameCharles of the New York Liberty, along with the Atlanta Dream’s Tiffany Hayes a
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
Charles of the New York Liberty, along with the Atlanta Dream’s Tiffany Hayes and Jonquel Jones and Jasmine Thomas of the Connecticut Sun. The Western Conference starters are headlined by Sue Bird, a member of the Seattle Storm selected to her... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun (Jones, Thomas) And UConn (5 Former Players) Dominate WNBA All-Star Lineupsthan this year's WNBA All-Star starters to realize why the state of Connecticut
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 days ago
than this year's WNBA All-Star starters to realize why the state of Connecticut is the leader in women's basketball. The Connecticut Sun have two of the five starters on the Eastern Conference team for the All-Star Game: forward Jonquel Jones and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Storm guard Sue Bird named to her record-tying 10th WNBA All-Star GameEastern Conference starters consists of New York Liberty center Tina Charles, W
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
Eastern Conference starters consists of New York Liberty center Tina Charles, Washington Mystics forward Elena Delle Donne, Connecticut Sun forward Jonquel Jones, Connecticut’s Jasmine Thomas and Atlanta Dream guard Tiffany Hayes. Jones, Thomas and... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Epic finish shows faith

Confident Sun have won 4 in rowBy Jimmy Zanor For the Bulletin Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller did his bes

The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
By Jimmy Zanor For the Bulletin Connecticut Sun coach Curt Miller did his best explaining the blueprint for the Sun’s historic rally Saturday night. Connecticut overcame a 22-point third quarter deficit to edge the Washington Mystics, 96-92, before... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Storm’s stars shine brightly as it knocks off defending WNBA champsno trouble against the Storm, earning 14 points in the first half and another s
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 days ago
no trouble against the Storm, earning 14 points in the first half and another seven in the second. Seattle will play the Connecticut Sun on Wednesday, one of three games remaining in its homestand before the WNBA All-Star Game in Seattle on July... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Saturday's WNBA CapsulesUNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 22 points, Alyssa Thomas hit the
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 22 points, Alyssa Thomas hit the go-ahead jumper with 36 seconds and the Connecticut Sun overcame a 22-point deficit to beat the Washington Mystics 96-92 on Saturday night. Thomas finished with 19 points... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Sun make historic comeback, move into first place in Eastern ConferenceUNCASVILLE >> It took a historic comeback for the Connecticut Sun to win a four
The Register Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> It took a historic comeback for the Connecticut Sun to win a fourth straight game and move into first in the Eastern Conference. Down 22 points midway through the third quarter, the Sun rallied to beat the Washington Mystics 96-92 on... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sun make historic comeback, move into first place in Eastern ConferenceUNCASVILLE >> It took a historic comeback for the Connecticut Sun to win a four
The Middletown Press / Posted 18 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> It took a historic comeback for the Connecticut Sun to win a fourth straight game and move into first in the Eastern Conference. Down 22 points midway through the third quarter, the Sun rallied to beat the Washington Mystics 96-92 on... Read more
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