Tags: Women’s National Basketball Assn

It’s Winner-Takes-All in the W.N.B.A.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — In the W.N.B.A. finals, where almost nothing has been constant, the Connecticut Sun’s 90-86 win on Tuesday over the Washington Mystics provided a window into what each team will need to do to earn that final victory in Game 5. The two rosters, each with innumerable options to take over a game,…

Alyssa Thomas Keeps Connecticut Alive in W.N.B.A. Finals

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Alyssa Thomas had 17 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to help the Connecticut Sun stave off elimination and force a decisive Game 5 of the W.N.B.A. Finals with a 90-86 win over the Washington Mystics on Tuesday night. The title will be decided Thursday night in Washington with a first-time champion…

Delle Donne Returns; Mystics Are on Cusp of W.N.B.A. Title

UNCASVILLE, Conn. — Mike Thibault, the coach of the Washington Mystics, carefully watched his star player, the W.N.B.A.’s 2019 most valuable player, Elena Delle Donne, as she shot around about 90 minutes before Game 3 of the W.N.B.A. finals on Sunday afternoon. “I woke up this morning with no better answers than when I went…