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.
After an overtime loss in their last game, Sue Bird and Camille Little were determined to get the Seattle Storm back on the winning track.
Danielle Adams hit a 3-pointer with 6.5 seconds left in regulation to tie it and scored five points in overtime to lift the San Antonio Stars to an 87-82 win over the Seattle Storm on Thursday night.
Tanisha Wright scored 13 points, including a pair of free throws with 10.3 seconds left, and the Seattle Storm hung on to hand the Minnesota Lynx their first loss of the season Friday night, 65-62.
Crystal Langhorne scored a season-high 23 points and helped the Seattle Storm beat Tulsa 62-60 on Sunday, keeping the Shock winless on the season.