Women's basketball

FILE - This Sept. 21, 1991 file photo shows Michael Jordan, left, and Earvin "Magic" Johnson holding their uniforms for the 1992 US Olympic Basketball team in Chicago. Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James knows who his dream teammates would be in a 3-on-3 competition at the 2020 Olympics _ Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson. James didn’t think he would consider playing in the new Olympic event in the Tokyo Games, but is happy it was added. (AP Photo/Ralf-Finn Hestoft, file)
June 12, 2017 - 2:30 am
LeBron James most likely won't be playing in the new 3-on-3 competition at the 2020 Olympics. And it's even less likely that Michael Jordan or Magic Johnson will participate. But a trio of MJ, Magic and LeBron in a 3-on-3 tournament would be, let's just say, formidable. The Cleveland Cavaliers star...
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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James speaks early Saturday, June 10, 2017, in Cleveland after the Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors 137-116 in Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
June 11, 2017 - 9:28 pm
LeBron James knows who his dream teammates would be in a 3-on-3 competition at the 2020 Olympics — Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson. Jordan and Johnson's names came to James without any hesitation when asked by The Associated Press which past greats he would like to play with. The Cavaliers star...
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June 11, 2017 - 5:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Charles had 21 points and 14 rebounds and New York used a 12-1 late run to beat the Seattle Storm 94-86 on Sunday. Trailing 83-80 with 3:05 left, Bria Hartley tapped the ball to Shavonte Zellous to hit a 3-pointer that tied it and started the game-ending burst. On the next play...
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June 11, 2017 - 12:27 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Chelsea Gray scored 24 points and tied her career high with eight assists to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Phoenix Mercury 89-87 on Saturday night. Candace Parker finished with 14 points, Nneka Ogwumike added 13, and Essence Carson and Alana Beard scored 12 apiece for Los...
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June 10, 2017 - 9:35 pm
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun posted their first home victory of the season, beating the Atlanta Dream 102-71 on Saturday night. The Sun (3-5) opened the season with four losses, including their opener against the Dream. With...
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June 10, 2017 - 4:38 pm
FRENCH OPEN Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title PARIS (AP) — Unseeded Jelena (yeh-LAY'-nah) Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final for the first title of her career...
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June 10, 2017 - 2:38 pm
FRENCH OPEN Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title PARIS (AP) — Unseeded Jelena (yeh-LAY'-nah) Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final for the first title of her career...
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In this Wednesday, June 7, 2017 photo, Atlanta Dream guard Layshia Clarendon, left, returns to the bench after playing in the first half of an WNBA basketball game against the New York Liberty in New York. Clarendon penned an essay in April about a sexual assault she suffered when she was younger. She hoped it would be both therapeutic as well as offer encouragement to others to speak up. She's been overwhelmed by the positive response she's gotten so far. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
June 10, 2017 - 2:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Layshia Clarendon knew it was time to speak up about being sexually assaulted when she was younger. The Atlanta Dream guard penned an essay in April as part of sexual assault awareness month. In the five weeks since, she has been overwhelmed by the positive response and support from...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal raises his arms in victory after defeating Austria's Dominic Thiem during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Friday, June 9, 2017 in Paris. Nadal won 6-3, 6-4, 6-0. (AP Photo/David Vincent)
June 10, 2017 - 12:45 pm
Rafael Nadal can win his 10th French Open title by beating Stan Wawrinka in Sunday's final in Paris. Nadal would become the first player — man or woman — to win 10 titles at one Grand Slam tournament in the Open era, which began in 1968, when professionals were admitted to the events. He already...
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June 10, 2017 - 12:35 pm
FRENCH OPEN Unseeded Ostapenko tops Halep at French Open for 1st title PARIS (AP) — Unseeded Jelena (yeh-LAY'-nah) Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final for the first title of her career...
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