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Trio of Chicago players headline WNBA All-Star reserves

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 2:24pm

A trio of Chicago Sky players headlines the WNBA All-Star reserve list.

AP source: Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

Dan Gelston, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 12:10pm

The Philadelphia 76ers and star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract extension, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The max deal is the latest big commitment by a team expected to make a serious push at its first NBA championship since 1983.

Old Nets think Durant, Irving can succeed where they didn't

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 8:48am

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving gave the Brooklyn Nets two big victories in one night.

Howard plays amid abuse allegation, Storm beat Liberty

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 7:23pm

Natasha Howard scored 14 points a day after abuse allegations were raised against her to help the Seattle Storm beat the New York Liberty 78-69 on Sunday.

Fowles makes history, helps Lynx beat Mercury 75-62

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 7:16pm

Sylvia Fowles set a WNBA record with her 157th career double-double and the Minnesota Lynx pulled away in the second half to beat the Phoenix Mercury 75-62 on Sunday night.

Grizzles, Timberwolves advance to Summer League title game

W.g. Ramirez, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 6:07pm

Brandon Clarke made a dunk with 10.7 left in overtime and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the New Orleans Pelicans 88-86 on Sunday in the NBA Summer League semifinals.

DeShields hits 5 3s, scores 26 in Sky's win over Wings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 4:59pm

Diamond DeShields had a season-high 26 points, matching her career high with five 3-pointers, and Allie Quigley scored eight of her 12 points in the decisive third quarter to help the Chicago Sky beat the Dallas Wings 89-79 on Sunday.

Jones scores 26, Sun beats Fever to snap a 4-game road skid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 4:00pm

Jonquel Jones had 16 points, eight rebounds, three steals and three blocks to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Indiana Fever 76-63 on Sunday and snap a four-game road losing streak.

Williams hits 5 3s, scores 23 as Sparks beat Dream in OT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 3:24pm

Riquna Williams scored 23 points, hitting five 3-pointers, and Nneka Ogwumike added 17 points and 15 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Atlanta Dream 76-71 in overtime on Sunday.

Howard to play for Storm against Liberty

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 2:44pm

The Seattle Storm say Natasha Howard will play Sunday night against the New York Liberty, a day after her wife posted a video that alleged abuse.

Colson has 17, Aces hand Mystics 3rd straight loss 85-81

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 8:04pm

A'ja Wilson and Sydney Colson each scored 17 points and the Las Vegas Aces handed the Washington Mystics their third straight loss, 85-81 on Saturday night.

No. 8 seed Grizzlies beat No. 1 Celtics in NBA Summer League

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 6:56pm

Tyler Harvey scored 20 points to lead No. 8 seed Memphis past top-seeded Boston 94-88 on Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the NBA Summer League tournament.

Storm looking into abuse allegations against Natasha Howard

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 4:49pm

The Seattle Storm say they are looking into allegations on social media that Natasha Howard physically threatened and abused her wife.

AD3: Anthony Davis joins Lakers with championship plans

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 4:03pm

Anthony Davis' year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron James looked on approvingly.

Balanced, and depleted, Storm cruise past Wings, 95-81

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 10:23pm

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 8 points and the injury-plagued Seattle Storm cruised to a 95-81 victory over the Dallas Wings on Friday night to snap a three-game skid.

Vandersloot has 17 points, 12 assists; Sky beat Liberty

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:45pm

Courtney Vandersloot scored 17 points and tied her season high with 12 assists in the Chicago Sky's 99-83 victory over the New York Liberty 99-83 on Friday night.

Timberwolves sign former Warriors center Jordan Bell

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:44pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed forward/center Jordan Bell, who left Golden State during the Warriors' offseason transformation.

Sun beat Mercury 79-64 to spoil Taurasi's return

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:19pm

Alyssa Thomas had 20 points and 10 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the Phoenix Mercury 79-64 on Friday night to spoil Diana Taurasi's season debut.

Fowles makes history but Williams, Dream beat Lynx 60-53

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 7:36pm

Elizabeth Williams scored 17 points, Alex Bentley added 10, including a late 3-pointer, and the Atlanta Dream beat the Minnesota Lynx 60-53 on Friday night to spoil Sylvia Fowles' history-making game.