UNCASVILLE, Conn. (WTNH) — The Connecticut Sun will play this season, but some key features will be missing. They lose their home-court advantage at Mohegan Sun because they will play in Orlando, and they will be without their best player, Jonquel Jones. The WNBA All-Star was the first to opt-out of playing this season because […]
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (WTNH) — The Connecticut Sun is reforming its social media platforms into an outlet that aims to end racism and reverse systemic oppression in Black and Brown communities. The Sun launched the year-round initiative, “Change Can’t Wait” on June 19, also Juneteenth. Vice President Amber Cox said, “As the leader of the Sun, […]
The Connecticut Sun announced Monday that Jonquel Jones has chosen not to participate in the 2020 WNBA Season.
The WNBA on Monday announced plans to play a reduced season, with a 22-game schedule that would begin in late July without fans in attendance because of the coronavirus pandemic.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Mystics players Natasha Cloud and LaToya Sanders are opting out of participating in the 2020 WNBA season for the league’s reigning champions. In a social media posting Monday, Cloud cited a desire to “fight on the front lines for social reform,” while Sanders explained in a statement issued by the club […]
NEW YORK (AP) — WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne is waiting to have her case heard by the league’s independent panel of doctors to see if she’ll be medically excused for the season, the Washington Mystics said Wednesday. The Mystics star, who was the league Most Valuable Player last year, has battled Lyme Disease since […]
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe have announced on Wednesday that they will begin to reopen the Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun on Monday, June 1 with safety guidelines in place.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Liberty general manager Jonathan Kolb knew that he and first-year coach Walt Hopkins would have to make some tough decisions on the team’s roster this year. He just didn’t think they’d have to do it so quickly and without seeing players compete in training camp. The WNBA and the […]
Connecticut’s Hartford Athletic soccer team is joining other pro teams in the state in the fight against Coronavirus.
With the first day of summer nearly one week away, doctors are pointing out a common misconception about the sun’s strength in June.