San Antonio went 3-1 against Los Angeles in the regular season, but while the Sparks are hitting their stride, the Silver Stars cooled considerably this past month.
Sep 27 10:34 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Defense will determine an Eastern Conference finals rematch from last season.
Sep 24 10:49 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Defending champion Minnesota is the favorite in its Western Conference semifinals playoff series with Seattle.
Sep 24 10:42 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Connecticut had the upper hand against New York in the regular season, and their first-round playoff series should be more of the same.
Sep 27 10:33 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Sep 21 2:45 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Oakland Raiders running back Marcel Reece is as comfortable in the kitchen as on the football field. Cooking has become his passion.
Nov 15 12:48 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
With only nine games left in the regular season, Seattle looks bound for the playoffs. But Lauren Jackson and the Storm hope to raise their level of play before the postseason arrives.
Sep 6 2:49 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Phoenix is mired in a 4-19 season, but DeWanna Bonner -- the league's perpetual Sixth Woman of the Year -- has transformed into the team's go-to talent.
Aug 30 12:02 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
After a dismal first half of the season, the refocused and healthier New York Liberty hope to turn things around and reach the playoffs.
Aug 23 3:50 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Few people can understand the injuries UConn guard Caroline Doty has endured, but Huskies assistant Shea Ralph is one of them. The two have formed a strong bond over weak knees.
Aug 21 5:04 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
After playing the first half of the season without its three-time WNBA MVP, Seattle looks forward to the return of Lauren Jackson.
Aug 20 11:14 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
The WNBA's Lynx have gotten creative during the Olympic break, adding workouts ranging from yoga and Zumba to paddleboarding on the Mississippi.
Aug 8 4:31 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
In the world of sports television, Lydia Murphy-Stephans is often the only woman in the room. That doesn't intimidate the 19-time Emmy winner as she prepares to launch Pac-12 Network next month.
Jul 17 | By Michelle Smith
Nneka Ogwumike has made the transition from college to the pros look easy. Just the Spark that Los Angeles needed.
Jul 14 | By Michelle Smith
Seimone Augustus has high expectations for the Lynx to repeat as WNBA champs this season despite a tough 96-90 loss to the Sparks.
Jul 13 10:23 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Aly Raisman was confident she would make the Olympic gymnastics team, but said she was "way more" emotional than she thought she would be when the moment came.
Jul 2 3:14 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Jake Dalton did what he could to make his case for the Olympic team with solid performances on vault and floor. He will find out Sunday if it was enough.
Jul 1 1:42 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
The reigning world champion in the vault doesn't want to be known as a one-trick pony. But that one trick might be what gets her to the Olympics.
Jun 30 4:03 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
The 2008 Olympic all-around champion's comeback attempt fizzled when she fell on the uneven bars and bobbled on the beam. It likely closed the door on another Olympics.
Jun 30 2:24 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Danell Leyva and John Orozco may have led 1-2 after the first day of the men's competition at the trials, but another gymnast you may not have expected is making an impression: Sam Mikulak.
Jun 28 11:51 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
Jonathan Horton doesn't think a recent foot injury will get in his way for an Olympics spot. It's the depth of the field that has him a little nervous.
Jun 27 11:02 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
For three straight seasons, post Tina Charles has put up MVP-caliber numbers. But improved play from Kara Lawson, Renee Montgomery and the rest of Connecticut's backcourt has the Sun on top in the East.
Jun 25 10:43 AM ET | By Michelle Smith
Despite not playing competitive golf for six years, Casey Martin looked like he belonged at Olympic the past two days.
Jun 15 11:08 PM ET | By Michelle Smith
The high school senior-to-be started his summer vacation by winning over the Olympic Club crowd and setting a course for his future.
Jun 18 12:38 AM ET | By Michelle Smith