The Phoenix Mercury won the W.N.B.A. draft lottery and earned the right to choose center Brittney Griner with the top pick next year.
Five members of the Sun once played for UConn, while the Liberty have three former Rutgers players.
The purchase of the New Jersey Nets in 2004 gave Bruce C. Ratner the leverage he needed to pull off his Atlantic Yards project in Brooklyn, a real estate megadeal.
The Knicks announced Wednesday Gene Cross will be the head coach of their D-League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks, this season.
Cross, who spent two years as the head coach at the University of Toledo, was an assistant with the D-League’s Iowa Energy last season.
He spent his entire career…
Count Tyson Chandler among those who think Rasheed Wallace has something left.
After taking the last two seasons off, Wallace worked out at the Knicks practice facility, and is considering signing with the team. And after seeing him work out, Chandler thinks Wallace can help.
“He looked good,” Chandler said…
Rasheed Wallace is mulling a return to the NBA.
If the veteran forward decides to come back and join the New York Knicks, Tyson Chandler said he thinks Wallace would be “a great addition” to the team.
The Knicks brought Wallace in for a workout on Saturday, ESPN.com’s Ric Bucher reported.
Chandler was there for the workout. He said the 15-year veteran “looked good.”
“I hope he stays. I don’t know what the situation is but he’s a great communicator on defense and we know he can knock down the open 3 and the jump shot,” Chandler said on Wednesday at his photo exhibit “A New York Minute” — a series of photos by Chandler has taken over the past year.