Former Sonics great Spencer Haywood is one of 12 finalists for this year's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class.
Jenny Boucek is moving one chair over, becoming head coach of the Seattle Storm.
The Seattle Sounders have hired Garth Lagerwey as their new general manager, with current GM Adrian Hanauer moving to focus on the business operations of the franchise.
Brian Agler is very familiar with how talented the Los Angeles Sparks are, having coached against them for the past seven years. Now he'll get a chance to lead them.
SEATTLE -- The green and gold faithful have had to wait for salvation in the return of the Seattle Sonics. The wait is about to get longer.
Brittney Griner isn't surprised by the Phoenix Mercury's success this season. Not even her team's record-setting 29 wins.
Basketball Australia says Seattle Storm star Lauren Jackson has withdrawn from the world championships later this month to undertake further rehabilitation for her knee injury.
This summer showed Major League Soccer that attracting U.S. fans to the game is no longer an issue. It's engaging them that the league sees as its next step.
Shoni Schimmel's distinctive style of play first took shape on the Umatilla Indian Reservation in northeast Oregon.
Nneka Ogwumike scored 22 and Candace Parker added 19 to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Seattle Storm 77-69 on Saturday and give general manager Penny Toler her first win as a coach.
Diana Taurasi isn't focused on winning streaks. She's just trying to get the Phoenix Mercury to keep improving.
Sue Bird and Ivory Latta have been selected as replacements for Saturday's All-Star game by WNBA President Laurel J. Richie.
Alex Bentley scored 22 points, and rookie standout Ogwumike eventually finished with a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds, helping the Connecticut Sun beat the Seattle Storm 86-63 on Tuesday.
Maya Moore scored 16 of her game-high 26 points in the third quarter Sunday to lead the Minnesota Lynx to a 77-60 victory over the Seattle Storm.
Janel McCarville scored a season-high 22 points and the short-handed Minnesota Lynx beat the Seattle Storm 74-69 Sunday night.