• Author:
    Lisa Altobelli
  • Date:
    Sep 17, 2014

• Photo Gallery: Sue Bird Through the Years • Practice Quotes Sue Bird  is the oldest member of the USA Basketball Women’s National Team. Let me just say that again with emphasis. Sue Bird is now the eldest stateswoman on the U.S. squad. When did this happen? Well...

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  • Author:
    Lisa Altobelli
  • Date:
    Sep 17, 2014

• Photo Gallery: Sue Bird Through the Years • Practice Quotes Sue Bird  is the oldest member of the USA Basketball Women’s National Team. Let me just say that again with emphasis. Sue Bird is now the eldest stateswoman on the U.S. squad. When did this happen? Well...

After a long day of travel that began at 9 a.m. (EDT) in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the USA Basketball Women’s National Team landed in Paris early Wednesday morning. Once all the team’s luggage was accounted for and loaded on board, the bus slowly made its way through rush hour traffic to...

  • Author:
    Abigail Lorge
  • Date:
    Sep 16, 2014

Bridgeport, Connecticut • Game Recap: USA 76, Canada 51 As the USA Basketball Women’s National Team prepares for the FIBA World Championship, which begins Sept. 27 in Turkey, the identity of the squad is shifting, with several players relishing their new roles as leaders while young...

  • Author:
    Lisa Altobelli
  • Date:
    Sep 17, 2014

• Photo Gallery: Sue Bird Through the Years • Practice Quotes Sue Bird  is the oldest member of the USA Basketball Women’s National Team. Let me just say that again with emphasis. Sue Bird is now the eldest stateswoman on the U.S. squad. When did this happen? Well...

After a long day of travel that began at 9 a.m. (EDT) in Bridgeport, Connecticut, the USA Basketball Women’s National Team landed in Paris early Wednesday morning. Once all the team’s luggage was accounted for and loaded on board, the bus slowly made its way through rush hour traffic to...

  • Author:
    Abigail Lorge
  • Date:
    Sep 16, 2014

Bridgeport, Connecticut • Game Recap: USA 76, Canada 51 As the USA Basketball Women’s National Team prepares for the FIBA World Championship, which begins Sept. 27 in Turkey, the identity of the squad is shifting, with several players relishing their new roles as leaders while young...

Head Coach Geno Auriemma (University of Connecticut) Comments on the Game: “I thought playing these guys was not going to be easy.  Canada is one of the more difficult teams to play because of their style of play.  They are going to use up the shot clock as much as possible and be...

  • Author:
    Lisa Altobelli
  • Date:
    Sep 15, 2014

Bridgeport, Connecticut •  Box Score •  Additional Quotes •  Photo Gallery • VIDEO: Phantom Cam highlights That must have been quite the halftime speech. After starting off sluggish and leading Canada by only two buckets going into the locker room, the USA...

  • Author:
    Abigail Lorge
  • Date:
    Sep 15, 2014

The USA Basketball Women’s National Team will take on Canada at 7 p.m. (EDT) on ESPN2. Tickets are still available at Webster Bank Arena for fans in the Bridgeport, Connecticut, area. Bridgeport, Connecticut • Roster Set • Additional Quotes The 2014 FIBA World Championship, slated...

Trumbull, Connecticut   The roster for the 2014 USA Basketball Women’s National Team, which tipped-off training camp on Sept. 8 in Annapolis, Maryland, with 17 athletes, has been pared down to 13 for its Sept. 15 exhibition contest against 2013 FIBA Americas silver medalist...

Madrid, Spain Jerry Colangelo: On winning the gold: I said previously, if we were to have won this year with all of the adversity that we went through this would be the sweetest of all of the championships, and I feel that way. The amazing thing about all that has happened is that we have used...

Bridgeport, Connecticut   Geno Auriemma, Head Coach (University of Connecticut) Impressions of this team, where do you feel you are now? It is always hard to gauge when you’re playing that many players, trying to get 17 players in the mix is not the easiest thing in the world but I...

Madrid, Spain •  Box Score • Additional Quotes • Photo Gallery • VIDEO: Game Recap • VIDEO: Phantom Cam Highlights • VIDEO: Coach K Speaks • VIDEO: Kyrie Irving Speaks •  Complete Schedule & Results Led by 26 points from tournament MVP...