Liberty pushes Mercury behind Laney’s big party

Betnijah Laney had 23 points and 10 assists, and New York Liberty held on to beat the Phoenix Mercury 85-83 on Sunday. Liberty (6-4) never lagged after taking a 12-11 lead in the first quarter and leading by 16 in the first half. The Mercury (5-6) tied at 51 and 72 and had a chance to equalize or take the […]

Seattle passes Sun in WNBA battle for the best

Breanna Stewart had 22 points, nine rebounds and five assists to help the Seattle Storm beat the Connecticut Sun 89-66 on Sunday. Stewart made 4 of 5 to 3 points for the Storm (10-2), who improved their lead atop the WNBA standings over the second Sun (8-3). Connecticut was without Jonquel Jones, who left for Europe to represent Bosnia and […]