Indiana Fever

LA gets revenge on Indiana

<b>Indianapolis, IN</b> <b>—</b> As the Indiana Fever finished its game against the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday, Fever guard Briann January pulled up for a …

College Basketball

Ogwumike, Sparks spoil Fever's Catchings night 84-73.

Tamika Catchings was known as a hard worker during her playing career. But as hard as she worked in 16 seasons for the Indiana Fever, she had a tough …

Basketball

06/24/17: Los Angeles Sparks @ Indiana Fever

Fever aim to honor Catchings with win vs. Sparks<p>The Los Angeles Sparks are playing their best basketball of the season, having won four straight …

Basketball

Tugs and tears: Tamika Catchings' jersey retired in emotional ceremony

As Tamika Catchings stood on the floor of Bankers Life Fieldhouse Saturday night and hoisted her Indiana Fever No. 24 banner into the rafters, she couldn’t contain her emotions.<p>Catchings spent much of her 16-year career poised and even-keeled, a picture of determination and drive regardless of her …

Sports

What to Watch: Top teams face off in NWSL, WNBA gets more competitive and LPGA heads south

If you like to watch soccer on the small screen—or simply enjoy good competitive soccer, no matter the medium—be sure to tune in this Sunday, when …

Women's Sports

Week 6 Power Rankings: The Rising Sun

News Flash: The Minnesota Lynx actually lost a game!<p>Now that the initial shock of that event has passed, we have to take a closer look at the team …

College Basketball

24 Really Is Forever: Catchings' Jersey Retirement Fitting End To Storybook Career

<i>Tamika Catchings’ No. 24 jersey will be retired to the Bankers Life Fieldhouse rafters on Saturday 6/24 (7 PM ET). The only player in club history to</i> …

Women's Basketball

Mitchell, Fever rally for road win of season, 91-79 over Sky

Tiffany Mitchell scored a season-high 19 points and the Indiana Fever overcame a 10-point second-half deficit to beat the Chicago Sky 91-79 on Sunday …

College Basketball

WNBA Capsules

Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to break the WNBA career scoring record in the Phoenix Mercury's 90-59 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks on …

Sports

Connecticut's Jones and Los Angeles’ Parker Named WNBA Players of the Week - WNBA.com - Official Site of the WNBA

<b>NEW YORK, June 19, 2017</b> – Jonquel Jones of the Connecticut Sun and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and …

Women's Basketball

06/18/17: Indiana Fever @ Chicago Sky

Sky vie for first home win against Fever<p>ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Something has to give Sunday.<p>The Chicago Sky are 0-4 on their home court while the Indiana …

Women's Basketball

Eastern-leading Mystics host Wings (Jun 17, 2017)

The Washington Mystics own the best record in the Eastern Conference despite dealing with absences and injuries. One of the wins came against the …

Women's Basketball

Tamika Catchings is embracing retirement -- even if she's never far from the game

WASHINGTON — While the Indiana Fever tries to figure out its identity without Tamika Catchings, the former WNBA star has one word to describe retirement.<p>“Retirement’s great,” she said, after conducting a clinic through her Catch The Stars foundation in Washington D.C., where her former team was …

Sports

Wheeler's 20 points leads Fever by Dream 85-74

Erica Wheeler had 20 points and seven assists, Tiffany Mitchell scored all 14 of her points in the second half and the Indiana Fever beat the Atlanta …

Sports

06/15/17: Atlanta Dream @ Indiana Fever

Dream look to end road with win vs. Fever<p>The Atlanta Dream snapped a three-game losing streak with an overtime thriller on Tuesday and now look to …

Women's Basketball

Fever to Host Tamika Catchings Retirement Celebration on June 24 - Indiana Fever

She is one of the greatest women’s basketball players of all time, and after 16 seasons as the face of the Indiana Fever franchise, fittingly, Tamika …

Women's Basketball

Mystics bounce back to clobber the Fever, 88-70

The Washington Mystics had less than 48 hours to regroup from their worst loss of the season before Sunday’s 88-70 win over the Indiana Fever. They were determined to use that time wisely.<p>They arrived at Verizon Center on Saturday morning not hung up on the previous night’s 25-point loss to …

Sports

06/11/17: Indiana Fever @ Washington Mystics

Delle Donne (groin) questionable to face Fever<p>Elena Delle Donne's groin injury turned an intriguing matchup against the Minnesota Lynx into a …

Women's Basketball

Delle Donne returns to lead Mystics to 88-80 victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elena Delle Donne returned from a one-game absence to score 25 points and lead the Washington Mystics to an 88-70 victory over the Indiana Fever on Sunday.<p>Delle Donne sat out the Mystics' game on Friday with a groin injury when Washington suffered a 98-73 home loss to the …

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WNBA Capsules

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.<p>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 …

Sports

Delle Donne (groin) questionable to face Fever (Jun 10, 2017)

Elena Delle Donne’s groin injury turned an intriguing matchup against the Minnesota Lynx into a one-sided loss for the Washington Mystics.<p>Less than …

Women's Basketball

06/09/17: Seattle Storm @ Indiana Fever

Storm seeks season sweep of Fever<p>The Seattle Storm will try to complete a regular-season series sweep of the Indiana Fever when the teams meet for …

College Basketball

Wheeler, Dupree help Fever rally for 83-80 win over Storm

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Erica Wheeler scored 19 points and Candice Dupree added her first double-double of the season with 16 points and 12 rebounds to help the Indiana Fever rally to beat the Seattle Storm 83-80 on Friday night.<p>Natalie Achonwa scored a career-high 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting for …

Sports

Griner scores career-high 38, leads Mercury past Fever in OT

<b>INDIANAPOLIS</b> — Brittney Griner scored eight of Phoenix’s first 10 points in overtime and finished with a career-high 38 to help the Mercury beat the …

Diana Taurasi

Griner's Career-High 38 Lead Mercury In OT Thriller

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Brittney Griner scored eight of Phoenix’s first 10 points in overtime and finished with a career-high 38 to help the Mercury beat …

Women's Basketball

06/07/17: Phoenix Mercury @ Indiana Fever

Griner's career-high 38 leads Mercury by Fever 98-90 in OT<p>INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Brittney Griner scored eight of Phoenix's first 10 points in overtime and …

College Basketball

Former WNBA players getting front office positions

NEW YORK (AP) — Tamika Catchings and Swin Cash talked while they were on the players' union executive committee about life after basketball.<p>Both wanted to stay involved in the game that they had already given so much to as players, but weren't sure how with limited opportunities available beyond …

Sports

Week 4 Power Rankings: Digging Into The Numbers

<i>Note: WNBA.com’s Power Rankings, released every Tuesday during the season, are the opinion of this writer and do not reflect the views of the WNBA or</i> …

NBA

WNBA's president: 'I got called racial slurs every day'

In the world of women's basketball, many players have overcome discrimination. That's also true for the president of WNBA.<p>Lisa Borders grew up in …

Women's Basketball

Key to Allisha Gray's early success in WNBA? Former Gamecocks star has just 'been herself'

COLUMBIA — When Fred Williams first sat down with Allisha Gray, the head coach of the WNBA’s Dallas franchise told the former South Carolina star …

Women's Basketball