Erica Wheeler led the Sparks to victory over the Mercury 85-80. Wheelers scored 18 points and 10 assists, while Brittney Griner added 30 points and 10 rebounds for Phoenix.
Allie Quigley scores 23 points and Courtney Vandersloot adds an impressive double-double (10 points, 13 assists) as the Sky pull away in the second half over the Lynx.
Myanmar's government was overthrown in a coup in February.
La La Anthony and Carmelo Anthony were married in 2010.
These guys are getting paid tens of millions of dollars to play in the NBA. The International Olympic Committee meanwhile pays them nothing — it simply provides a platform to market themselves on a global stage.
Oscar De La Hoya's last fight was in December of 2008.
Brooks Koepka starts in ominous form - he's two-under after his opening round at Torrey Pines Russell Henley is the early leader after a four-under 67 Brooks Koepka’s coach laughed and shook his head when pointing out that the bookies did not make the American as favourite or even as second favourite for this week’s US Open. “A nonsense, Pete Cowen told Telegraph Sport. And on a benign morning at Torrey Pines, after the start of play had been delayed by 90 minutes because of a “marine layer” tha
Rafa tweeted that he needs more time to recuperate than the two weeks between the French Open and Wimbledon.
Atlanta closed Game 5 out on a 51-23 run — including a 14-0 sprint to the finish — to secure a 109-106 win and head home with a chance to close the series out on Friday.
James Harden's favorite technique may no longer work next season.
Sport seldom follows a linear path but few have taken a more jagged route to stardom than Serge Gnabry, a player who made only five Premier League starts in five years at Arsenal and West Bromwich Albion. “In my team, Serge Gnabry is always playing,” said Germany manager Joachim Loew, ahead of Die Mannschaft’s opening Euro 2020 match against world champions France on Tuesday evening. With a Champions League victory, three Bundesliga titles, two German Cups, a Club World Cup, a European Super Cup
The fan who showed faith in the Suns after a fight in Denver will receive a signed Devin Booker jersey.
The Hawks have worse odds to advance than the Kawhi Leonard-less Clippers.
Shelby Houlihan announced a four-year ban Monday, but will take part in the Olympic track and field trials Friday.
Both Atlanta and Los Angeles hope to even their series at 2-2.
The Portland Trail Blazers are in a tough spot this offseason. They have been eliminated in the first round again despite another spectacular season by Damian Lillard. CJ McCollum had his best season yet while Jusuf Nurkic was mostly in good health. ...
Jacob deGrom could be the athlete of 2021, if those pesky injuries would simply leave him alone. Scott Pianowski examines the day in fantasy baseball.
Netherlands coach Frank de Boer’s unwavering belief in his 3-5-2 formation would have been tested had his side not grabbed a late winner in their seesaw 3-2 European Championship Group C victory over Ukraine at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Sunday. The Dutch looked to be cruising with a 2-0 lead after goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and Wout Weghorst, but De Boer’s insistence on maintaining his 'risk and reward' approach almost cost them three points.
The Swiss has not played a competitive match on grass since his Wimbledon final defeat by Novak Djokovic almost two years ago, but was quickly back in the routine. It was not vintage Federer as the 39-year-old did not even earn a break point on Ivashka's serve in the opening set while having to save two on his own delivery. Ivashka saved a match point at 4-5 in the second set but Federer earned three more at 5-6 and got the job done as his opponent netted a forehand.
The 23-year-old is coming off a career season, averaging 26.4 points, 7.4 rebounds and 4.3 assists for the Celtics.