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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT woman swims Loch Ness in ScotlandIt was a monster challenge for a Connecticut woman who spent almost 12 hours cr
CT woman swims Loch Ness in Scotland
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
It was a monster challenge for a Connecticut woman who spent almost 12 hours crossing Loch Ness in Scotland last month. Dr. Marcy MacDonald, 51, survived the incredibly cold water and swam her way into the record books, one stroke at a... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Fever clinch playoff spot for WNBA-record 11th straight yearTamika Catchings had 13 points, and the Indiana Fever beat the Connecticut Sun
Fever clinch playoff spot for WNBA-record 11th straight year
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Tamika Catchings had 13 points, and the Indiana Fever beat the Connecticut Sun 81-51 on Tuesday night to reach the playoffs for a WNBA-record 11th straight season. Indiana snapped a three-game losing streak and swept the four-game season series with... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago Sky feeling queasy after loss to SunThe missed opportunities can be haunting. "It's nauseating," Chicago Sky coach
Chicago Sky feeling queasy after loss to Sun
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The missed opportunities can be haunting. "It's nauseating," Chicago Sky coach Pokey Chatman said. "It makes me want to vomit." The Sky clinched a spot in the WNBA playoffs on Saturday with a win in Atlanta. From now on, the goal is to snag that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Saturday's WNBA CapsulesUNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Epiphanny Prince had 18 points and four steals and Tin
Saturday's WNBA Capsules
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Epiphanny Prince had 18 points and four steals and Tina Charles added 15 points and five assists to help the New York Liberty beat the Connecticut Sun 80-66 on Saturday night. The Liberty (20-8) clinched their first playoff... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Dream Too Much For Struggling Sun To HandleUNCASVILLE — The Connecticut Sun understand what a bad hand looks like because
Dream Too Much For Struggling Sun To Handle
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
UNCASVILLE — The Connecticut Sun understand what a bad hand looks like because they've been holding one all season. Let's put the cards on the table: If this season was splayed on the felt of a 21 table, you'd see mishap in the way fate has dealt... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Have Little Time Left To Make WNBA Playoff PushUNCASVILLE — Until the Connecticut Sun are mathematically eliminated, they will
Sun Have Little Time Left To Make WNBA Playoff Push
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
UNCASVILLE — Until the Connecticut Sun are mathematically eliminated, they will continue to fight for the last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. During a year when almost nothing has gone right, effort has been one thing Anne Donovan has been... Read more
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Washington Post
Mystics drop fourth straight game to SkyThe silence in the Washington Mystics’ locker room revealed the disheartening a
Mystics drop fourth straight game to Sky
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
The silence in the Washington Mystics’ locker room revealed the disheartening aftermath of yet another last-second loss to the Chicago Sky. There simply wasn’t much to say in the wake of a third consecutive game in which the Mystics’ Eastern... Read more
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Washington Post
Meesseman to play through finger injury as Mystics fight for playoff spotEmma Meesseman hopes to play through a dislocated finger. (Doug Kapustin/For Th
Meesseman to play through finger injury as Mystics fight for playoff spot
Washington Post / Posted 16 days ago
Emma Meesseman hopes to play through a dislocated finger. (Doug Kapustin/For The Washington Post) The Washington Mystics have managed to remain in the thick of the WNBA’s Eastern Conference playoff hunt despite a litany of injuries, but with 11... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
After big game vs. Atlanta Dream, Collins Hill's Moore wins WNBA honorMinnesota Lynx’ Maya Moore (23) smiles during warmups prior to Friday’s game at
After big game vs. Atlanta Dream, Collins Hill's Moore wins WNBA honor
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 17 days ago
Minnesota Lynx’ Maya Moore (23) smiles during warmups prior to Friday’s game at Philips Arena. (Photo: Kyle Hess) Boosted by a huge game in Atlanta against the hometown Dream, Collins Hill grad Maya Moore was named the WNBA Western Conference Player... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Nneka Ogwumike helps Los Angeles to a WNBA winFormer Stanford All-American Nneka Ogwumike tossed in 15 points and grabbed thr
Nneka Ogwumike helps Los Angeles to a WNBA win
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Former Stanford All-American Nneka Ogwumike tossed in 15 points and grabbed three rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks post a 76-64 victory over the visiting Chicago Sky in a Women's National Basketball Association game on Sunday. The Sparks... Read more
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The Register Citizen
McCoughtry, Gray lead Dream past SunATLANTA >> Angel McCoughtry and Reshanda Gray each scored 18 points and the Atl
McCoughtry, Gray lead Dream past Sun
The Register Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
ATLANTA >> Angel McCoughtry and Reshanda Gray each scored 18 points and the Atlanta Dream beat the Connecticut Sun 90-77 on Sunday. Shoni Schimmel added 15 points to help the Dream (9-15) beat the Sun (12-12) for the first time in three games this... Read more
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Washington Post
Mystics topple WNBA-best Lynx behind Latta’s offense, Ruffin-Pratt’s defenseWashington Mystics Coach Mike Thibault had challenged his club’s moxie entering
Mystics topple WNBA-best Lynx behind Latta’s offense, Ruffin-Pratt’s defense
Washington Post / Posted 18 days ago
Washington Mystics Coach Mike Thibault had challenged his club’s moxie entering Sunday’s showdown with an opponent widely considered the favorite to win a third WNBA title in five years. Later in the week, players talked about how a victory over the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Katie Douglas Added To Sun's Banner Of HonorUNCASVILLE — While her former team was being rocked in the WNBA standings in Ju
Katie Douglas Added To Sun's Banner Of Honor
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
UNCASVILLE — While her former team was being rocked in the WNBA standings in July, Katie Douglas was enjoying a more serene month. Just two months after retiring, Douglas, the former Connecticut Sun All-Star, got married. And her honeymoon was... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Again Hampered By Injuries, The Sun Must Focus On Hand They're DealtUNCASVILLE — After winning just 13 games last season, and missing the playoffs
Again Hampered By Injuries, The Sun Must Focus On Hand They're Dealt
Hartford Courant / Posted 19 days ago
UNCASVILLE — After winning just 13 games last season, and missing the playoffs for the second straight year, Anne Donovan understood how vast the room for improvement would be for her Connecticut Sun in 2015. Like all coaches, she also realized some... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
WNBA: Charles, Prince lead Liberty past Sun, 90-78UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Tina Charles scored a season-high 31 points, Epiphanny
WNBA: Charles, Prince lead Liberty past Sun, 90-78
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 19 days ago
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Tina Charles scored a season-high 31 points, Epiphanny Prince added 23 and the New York Liberty beat the Connecticut Sun 90-78 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory and ninth in 10 games The Liberty (16-6)... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
WNBA: Liberty top Sun, 90-78UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Tina Charles scored a season-high 31 points, Epiphanny Prin
WNBA: Liberty top Sun, 90-78
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Tina Charles scored a season-high 31 points, Epiphanny Prince added 23 and the Liberty beat the Connecticut Sun, 90-78, on Friday night for their fifth straight victory and ninth in 10 games The Liberty (16-6) extended their... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Sun Falls To Liberty, 90-78UNCASVILLE – If the WNBA sponsored a comeback team of the year award, the New Y
Connecticut Sun Falls To Liberty, 90-78
Hartford Courant / Posted 20 days ago
UNCASVILLE – If the WNBA sponsored a comeback team of the year award, the New York Liberty would be the unanimous winner without anyone needing to stuff the ballot box. With the help of a great trade, a savvy draft and the intercession of good... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Shock Fall To Sun Increasing Losing Streak To 10 GamesAlex Bentley scored 25 points, Kelsey Bone added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and
Shock Fall To Sun Increasing Losing Streak To 10 Games
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 22 days ago
Alex Bentley scored 25 points, Kelsey Bone added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the Connecticut Sun beat Tulsa 80-74 on Wednesday night to extend the Shock's losing streak to 10 games. It's Tulsa's longest losing streak since a WNBA-record 20-game... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun, Struggling To Reach Playoffs, Face Tulsa NextUNCASVILLE – Despite preseason injuries that sidelined Chiney Ogwumike, Kelsey
Sun, Struggling To Reach Playoffs, Face Tulsa Next
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 days ago
UNCASVILLE – Despite preseason injuries that sidelined Chiney Ogwumike, Kelsey Griffin and Allie Hightower, the Connecticut Sun are doing what they can to change their luck and make the playoffs for the first time since 2012. Still, the Sun are not... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Connecticut Sun rookie Elizabeth Williams figuring it outUNCASVILLE >> Anne Donovan has seen her share of talented rookies come into the
Connecticut Sun rookie Elizabeth Williams figuring it out
The Middletown Press / Posted 23 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Anne Donovan has seen her share of talented rookies come into the WNBA. She knows the estimated time of impact is easy to predict. A year ago Chiney Ogwumike looked like a 10-year veteran the first time she stepped on the court. For... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Connecticut Sun rookie Elizabeth Williams figuring it outUNCASVILLE >> Anne Donovan has seen her share of talented rookies come into the
Connecticut Sun rookie Elizabeth Williams figuring it out
The Register Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Anne Donovan has seen her share of talented rookies come into the WNBA. She knows the estimated time of impact is easy to predict. A year ago Chiney Ogwumike looked like a 10-year veteran the first time she stepped on the court. For... Read more
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Washington Post
Washington Mystics, Indiana Fever game could affect WNBA playoff raceMystics guard Ivory Latta looks for an opening against the Seattle defense on J
Washington Mystics, Indiana Fever game could affect WNBA playoff race
Washington Post / Posted 24 days ago
Mystics guard Ivory Latta looks for an opening against the Seattle defense on July 29. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) Washington Mystics Coach Mike Thibault might be calling Tuesday night’s showdown with the Indiana Fever just the next game... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kei Nishikori, Sloane Stephens win in Citi Open finalsGetting his hard-court game into shape ahead of the U.S. Open, Japan's Kei Nish
Kei Nishikori, Sloane Stephens win in Citi Open finals
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Getting his hard-court game into shape ahead of the U.S. Open, Japan's Kei Nishikori came back to beat big-serving John Isner, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, on Sunday for his first Citi Open title. The second-seeded Nishikori, the runner-up at Flushing Meadows last... Read more
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Washington Post
Washington Mystics get redemptive victory over Connecticut SunThe Washington Mystics arrived back in the District on Saturday smarting from a
Washington Mystics get redemptive victory over Connecticut Sun
Washington Post / Posted 25 days ago
The Washington Mystics arrived back in the District on Saturday smarting from an indifferent loss to the Connecticut Sun the night before but eagerly anticipating another crack at the same opponent the following afternoon. With a tiebreaker at stake... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Stefanie Dolson leads Mystics past SunWASHINGTON >> Stefanie Dolson scored 21 points, Tayler Hill added a career-high
Stefanie Dolson leads Mystics past Sun
The Register Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
WASHINGTON >> Stefanie Dolson scored 21 points, Tayler Hill added a career-high 20 and the Washington Mystics beat the Connecticut Sun 84-73 on Sunday. Dolson was 6 of 9 from the floor and made all nine of her free throws, and Hill was 7 of 10 from... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Fall To Mystics After Winning Two StraightWASHINGTON – In league with a condensed schedule, where consistency is the bigg
Sun Fall To Mystics After Winning Two Straight
Hartford Courant / Posted 25 days ago
WASHINGTON – In league with a condensed schedule, where consistency is the biggest key, the Connecticut Sun kicked the weekend off with both feet with a win over Washington at Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday. That certainly was needed. It tightened... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Former UConn star Bria Hartley has been hurting with MysticsUNCASVILLE >> There was an unquestioned sense of anticipation as Bria Hartley h
Former UConn star Bria Hartley has been hurting with Mystics
The Register Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> There was an unquestioned sense of anticipation as Bria Hartley headed into her second WNBA season. The former UConn standout played a starring role as UE Sopron won the Hungarian league title. Hartley then was in the starting lineup... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Former UConn star Bria Hartley has been hurting with MysticsUNCASVILLE >> There was an unquestioned sense of anticipation as Bria Hartley h
Former UConn star Bria Hartley has been hurting with Mystics
The Middletown Press / Posted 25 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> There was an unquestioned sense of anticipation as Bria Hartley headed into her second WNBA season. The former UConn standout played a starring role as UE Sopron won the Hungarian league title. Hartley then was in the starting lineup... Read more
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Washington Post
Mystics need to win at home to stay in the hunt in the Eastern ConferenceConnecticut Sun players celebrate during the second half of Friday night’s vict
Mystics need to win at home to stay in the hunt in the Eastern Conference
Washington Post / Posted 26 days ago
Connecticut Sun players celebrate during the second half of Friday night’s victory over the Washington Mystics. (Jessica Hill/AP) It was disheartening enough that the Washington Mystics had lost on the road to the Connecticut Sun by 14 points Friday... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
WNBA Roundup: Liberty, Mercury, Sun, Fever notch winsPHOENIX (AP) — DeWanna Bonner set the WNBA’s single-season free throw record wi
WNBA Roundup: Liberty, Mercury, Sun, Fever notch wins
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 26 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) — DeWanna Bonner set the WNBA’s single-season free throw record with 59 straight and finished with 15 points to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Minnesota Lynx 73-66 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory. Bonner made her... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Bentley, Thomas help Sun close out MysticsUNCASVILLE >> Somehow it seems like a foregone conclusion that if the Atlanta D
Bentley, Thomas help Sun close out Mystics
The Middletown Press / Posted 27 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Somehow it seems like a foregone conclusion that if the Atlanta Dream decision makers weren’t on the Christmas card list of the Connecticut Sun hierarchy already, they certainly will be now. The Sun acquired the starting backcourt of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Friday's WNBA CapsulesUNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alex Bentley scored a career-high 31 points and the Co
Friday's WNBA Capsules
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alex Bentley scored a career-high 31 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Washington Mystics 86-72 on Friday night to end a seven-game losing streak against the Eastern Conference. Connecticut had not beaten a conference... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Bentley, Thomas help Sun close out MysticsUNCASVILLE >> Somehow it seems like a foregone conclusion that if the Atlanta D
Bentley, Thomas help Sun close out Mystics
The Register Citizen / Posted 27 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Somehow it seems like a foregone conclusion that if the Atlanta Dream decision makers weren’t on the Christmas card list of the Connecticut Sun hierarchy already, they certainly will be now. The Sun acquired the starting backcourt of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Takes Down Mystics, 86-72UNCASVILLE — Summer’s end is on the horizon and with it comes the home stretch
Sun Takes Down Mystics, 86-72
Hartford Courant / Posted 27 days ago
UNCASVILLE — Summer’s end is on the horizon and with it comes the home stretch of the WNBA season. The Connecticut Sun understand the demands nature’s timeline places on them. Winning games in the Eastern Conference, something the team had done just... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sun Have To Put July In Past, Make August CountUNCASVILLE — The Connecticut Sun careened through a difficult July, winning onl
Sun Have To Put July In Past, Make August Count
Hartford Courant / Posted 28 days ago
UNCASVILLE — The Connecticut Sun careened through a difficult July, winning only two games, both by one point. There were close calls mixed in with significant losses. Kelsey Bone couldn't help but notice similarities to last season when the month's... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Tuesday's WNBA CapsulesLOS ANGELES (AP) — Candace Parker had 18 points, 13 rebounds, five assists and
Tuesday's WNBA Capsules
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Candace Parker had 18 points, 13 rebounds, five assists and four steals in her first home game and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Minnesota Lynx 83-61 on Tuesday night for their third straight win. Jantel Lavender recorded her... Read more
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Washington Post
Mystics guard Kara Lawson is doubtful for Wednesday night’s home gameKara Lawson leads the Mystics in assists (4.1), assist-to-turnover ratio (4.6)
Mystics guard Kara Lawson is doubtful for Wednesday night’s home game
Washington Post / Posted 30 days ago
Kara Lawson leads the Mystics in assists (4.1), assist-to-turnover ratio (4.6) and free throw shooting (91.4 percent), but she is battling a back injury. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) A week ago in the fourth quarter of a lopsided victory,... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Maya Moore claims WNBA weekly honorMinnesota Lynx forward and Collins Hill grad Maya Moore (23) saves a loose ball
Maya Moore claims WNBA weekly honor
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted a month ago
Minnesota Lynx forward and Collins Hill grad Maya Moore (23) saves a loose ball earlier this season. (Photo: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports) Maya Moore of the Minnesota Lynx and Tina Charles of the New York Liberty were named the WNBA’s Eastern and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
WNBA preview: Stars at ConnecticutStars (6-14) at Connecticut Sun (9-9) When, where: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Mohegan Sun
WNBA preview: Stars at Connecticut
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
Stars (6-14) at Connecticut Sun (9-9) When, where: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Conn. PROBABLE STARTERS Stars: PG Danielle Robinson (5-9, 5th year), SG Jia Perkins (5-8, 12th), SF Kayla McBride (5-11, 2nd), PF Sophia... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Shenise Johnson scores 16 in second half to pace FeverShenise Johnson scored all 16 of her points in the second half, Erlana Larkins
Shenise Johnson scores 16 in second half to pace Fever
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted a month ago
Shenise Johnson scored all 16 of her points in the second half, Erlana Larkins added 10 points and 13 rebounds and the Indiana Fever rallied to beat the Connecticut Sun for the second time in six days, 83-70 on Sunday. The Fever (11-8) have won six... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Stricklen's Late Rebound, Basket Leads Sun Over StormUNCASVILLE — UConn players are not the only ones who can win in this state — th
Stricklen's Late Rebound, Basket Leads Sun Over Storm
Hartford Courant / Posted 1 months ago
UNCASVILLE — UConn players are not the only ones who can win in this state — the players they get traded for can be successful, too. Shekinna Stricklen, who the Connecticut Sun acquired from the Seattle Storm in the offseason for former Husky Renee... Read more

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