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 Players
No. Player Ht. Pos From Yrs.
20 Alex Bentley 5-7 G Penn State 1
14 Kelsey Bone 6-4 F-C Texas A&M 1
52 Kelley Cain 6-6 C Tennessee 1
23 Katie Douglas 6-0 G-F Purdue 13
34 Kelly Faris 5-11 G UConn 1
5 Kelsey Griffin 6-2 F Nebraska 4
23 Allison Hightower 5-10 G LSU 4
4 Danielle McCray 5-11 G-F Kansas 2
21 Renee Montgomery 5-7 G UConn 5
13 Chiney Ogwumike 6-4 F Stanford R
7 Kayla Pedersen 6-4 F Stanford 3
25 Alyssa Thomas 6-2 F Maryland R
           
 Coaches
  Name Position
  Anne Donovan Head coach
  Jennifer Gillom Assistant coach
  Steven Key Assistant coach
  Lisa White Strength and conditioning coach
  Jeremy Norman Athletic trainer

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Premium Content It will be Ogwumike vs. Ogwumike today at Mohegan Sun

 July 13, 2014; Updated: 1:01 am

Mohegan — Chiney and Nneka Ogwumike swear that they never played basketball competitively against one another.

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Premium Content Catchings rallies Fever past Sun

 July 11, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Indianapolis - All-Star Tamika Catchings led Indiana with 21 points and Briann January added 13 to lift the Fever past the Connecticut Sun 72-68 on Thursday, with Connecticut having led by 14 points late in the third quarter.

In just...

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Premium Content Connecticut Sun continue menacing road trip in Indiana

 July 10, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

Catch is back, and that's bad news for the Connecticut Sun and the rest of the Eastern Conference.

Perennial All-Star Tamika Catchings is back on the court for the Indiana Fever after missing half of the WNBA season to a sore back. She and...

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Premium Content For Sun, a different Atlanta arena but same result

 July 9, 2014; Updated: 2:47 am

Atlanta — The Connecticut Sun has not had much success in Atlanta over the years and moving the game from Philips Arena, the Dream's home court, to the McCamish Pavilion at Georgia Tech did not help the visitors on...

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Premium Content Sun move on without Hightower

 July 8, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Atlanta - The Connecticut Sun continue their three-game road trip today and will do so without starting All-Star guard Allison Hightower.

Connecticut plays the Atlanta Dream tonight at 7 at Georgia Tech's McCamish Pavilion in a...

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Back to the wall, Connecticut responds

 July 6, 2014; Updated: 2:19 am

Tulsa, Okla. — Renee Montgomery scored on a drive with 5.8 seconds left to give the Connecticut Sun a 78-76 victory over the Tulsa Shock on Saturday night.

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Premium Content Sun hit the road

 July 5, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

Mohegan - The Connecticut Sun play at the Tulsa Shock tonight.

There's no telling which Sun team will show up at the BOK Center (8 p.m., CPTV Sports).

Connecticut (8-10) is on a four-game losing streak. It had won six straight...

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Premium Content Tulsa dominates, hands Connecticut fourth straight loss

 July 4, 2014; Updated: 1:26 am

Mohegan — The Connecticut Sun's woes began from the opening tip Thursday night as the Tulsa Shock scored the game's first 12 points.

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Premium Content Sun has a chance to gain momentum before road trip

 July 3, 2014; Updated: 1:34 am

Mohegan — The Connecticut Sun are halfway through their 2014 season, yet center Kelsey Bone has already made a pronouncement about the season.

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Premium Content Swing and miss for the Sun

 July 2, 2014; Updated: 2:40 am

Mohegan — There's a strong belief among some basketball coaches that a team betters its chances of winning if they run more plays.

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Premium Content In search of consistency, Sun return home

 July 1, 2014; Updated: 12:38 am

New York — It was after a loss in early June when rookie Chiney Ogwumike referred to the WNBA season as a journey for her and her new and young Connecticut Sun teammates. There'd be times where they'd take a...

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Premium Content Shooting pains for the Sun

 June 30, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

New York - Connecticut Sun veteran Katie Douglas was asked about her team's offense after Sunday's game.

"Ho-oooo," Douglas winced. "Hoo-hoo-hoo. Can you put that in the paper?"

The Sun shot a meager 35.6-percent in a 67-65...

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Premium Content Sun visit Liberty today

 June 29, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

The Connecticut Sun have gradually figured things out such as a new system, playing off of new teammates, and how to win close games.

Road wins are still an issue, however, for Connecticut, which visits the New York Liberty today at Madison...

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Mystics cool off the Sun

 June 28, 2014; Updated: 11:29 pm

Washington - Connecticut's six-game winning streak is history, but not before a little late-game drama at the Verizon Center on Friday night.

The Sun, who trailed 58-45 with five minutes remaining, pulled to within four in the final...

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Premium Content Sun take six-game win streak to Washington tonight

 June 27, 2014; Updated: 4:38 am

Mohegan — The Connecticut Sun were given some time off last week, so four of them decided to spend a day together at Six Flags New England.

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Premium Content It's contagious: Sun win their sixth straight game in comeback fashion

 June 26, 2014; Updated: 2:59 am

Mohegan — The Connecticut Sun spent the first six minutes of Wednesday's game reeling as the Chicago Sky had their way with them and, jeez, did it look like Chicago was going to beat the Sun for the third time...

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Premium Content Can Sun keep pedal to the metal?

 June 25, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Mohegan - Life often has an ebb and flow to it. One will experience a stretch of strictly blue skies and unicorns, followed shortly afterward by storm clouds and a hail of frogs.

The Connecticut Sun return from a rare seven-day break...

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Premium Content Sun continue to follow Douglas' lead

 June 24, 2014; Updated: 11:25 pm

Mohegan - Katie Douglas wanted to talk to Connecticut Sun public and community relations manager Bill Tavares at a recent practice, so she walked over and lowered her shoulder into him.

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Premium Content Sun receive the message

 June 18, 2014; Updated: 4:32 am

Mohegan — Anne Donovan had seen enough. Early. And so out came Chiney Ogwumike. Out came Kelsey Bone.

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WNBA rookie class already making an impact

 June 18, 2014; Updated: 1:04 am

New York — Chiney Ogwumike keeps an eye on games around the WNBA. Not just to see how her sister Nneka is doing, but also to check out her fellow rookies.

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Premium Content After some early growing pains, there's no doubting Thomas' talent now

 June 17, 2014; Updated: 1:31 am

Mohegan — Katie Douglas was asked to talk about Alyssa Thomas, her rookie Connecticut Sun teammate.

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Premium Content Sun have caught fire

 June 16, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Down two starters, Connecticut runs its winning streak to four

Mohegan - The sports phrase, "next man up", sounds great. In theory. A team can repeat it until their voices are shot, but, really, it's easier said than done.

The...

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Premium Content Things are on the up and up these days for streaking Sun

 June 15, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

New York - The losses piled up quickly at the start of the season, but Connecticut Sun coach Anne Donovan continued to insist that she was seeing progress from her youthful team.

It's not easy for fans or the media to appreciate...

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Premium Content Coming of age

 June 14, 2014; Updated: 1:44 am

New York — Slowly but surely, the Connecticut Sun are maturing.

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Premium Content Sun on target in impressive win over Phoenix

 June 13, 2014; Updated: 4:38 am

Mohegan — It's been a while since the Mohegan Sun Arena rocked during a Connecticut Sun game like it did Thursday night.

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2014 Schedule
MayOpponentTime/
score
Fri 16 vs New York L, 75-54
Sun 18 @ Minnesota  L, 90-87 (OT)
Wed 21 @ Chicago  L, 68-78
Fri 23 vs Seattle W, 71-59
Thu 29 @ Indiana  L, 79-65
Fri 30 @ Chicago  L, 101-82
JuneOpponentTime/
score
Sun 1 vs Atlanta W, 85-76
Thu 5 vs Washington L, 74-66
Sat 7 vs Indiana W, 88-71
Thu 12 vs Phoenix W, 96-95
Fri 13 @ New York W 83-75
Sun 15 vs New York W 76-72
Tue 17 vs Indiana W, 89-67
Wed 25 vs Chicago W, 79-69
Fri 27 @ Washington  L, 69-63
Sun 29 @ New York L, 67-65
JulyOpponentTime/
score
Tue 1 vs San Antonio L, 74-71
Thu 3 vs Tulsa L, 96-83
Sat 5 @ Tulsa  W, 78-76
Tue 8 @ Atlanta McCamish Pavilion, Atlanta, GA p.m.
Thu 10 @ Indiana  12 p.m.
Sun 13 vs Los Angeles p.m.
Tue 15 @ Seattle  p.m.
Thu 17 @ Phoenix  10 p.m.
Wed 23 @ Washington  11:30 a.m.
Sun 27 vs Minnesota p.m.
Tue 29 @ Atlanta  12 p.m.
AugustOpponentTime/
score
Fri 1 @ San Antonio  p.m.
Sun 3 @ Los Angeles  3:30 p.m.
Tue 5 vs Chicago p.m.
Fri 8 @ New York 7:30 p.m.
Sun 10 vs Washington p.m.
Fri 15 vs Washington p.m.
Sun 17 vs Atlanta p.m.

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