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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
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
16 Ebony Hoffman 6-2 F USC 10
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 Ogwumike named WNBA Rookie of the Year

 August 29, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Mohegan - Her dad, Peter, flew in from Nigeria to be with the Connecticut Sun's Chiney Ogwumike on Thursday morning as she was named the 2014 WNBA Rookie of the Year at Mohegan Sun's Cabaret Theatre."Moments like this happen once in...

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Premium Content Sun's Ogwumike named WNBA Rookie of the Year

 August 28, 2014; Updated: 6:10 pm

Mohegan – Chiney Ogwumike of the Connecticut Sun was named 2014 WNBA Rookie of the Year on Thursday in voting of national sportswriters and broadcasters.

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Premium Content Ogwumike, Hartley added to U.S. women’s basketball player pool

 August 26, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Connecticut Sun rookie Chiney Ogwumike and UConn graduate Bria Hartley, who just completed her rookie season with the Washington Mystics, were added Monday to the list of players competing for a roster spot on the USA Basketball Women's World...

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Premium Content Sun settle for third and fourth picks in WNBA draft

 August 22, 2014; Updated: 12:03 am

It was, sadly for the Connecticut Sun, a little anticlimactic Thursday night. The hopes and dreams of another No. 1 pick in the WNBA Draft Lottery succumbed, to, well, the odds.

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Premium Content Sun have two picks in today’s WNBA Draft Lottery

 August 21, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

The consensus is that the 2015 WNBA Draft class is the most ordinary in well over a decade. There are no standouts such as Brittney Griner, Maya Moore, or Chiney and Nneka Ogwumike.The Connecticut Sun, however, would benefit from adding...

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Premium Content Sun will look to grow from their mistakes as they move forward into 2015 season

 August 20, 2014; Updated: 5:59 pm

Mohegan — Another Connecticut Sun season ended early. The young Sun finished last in the Eastern Conference for a second straight year. All that's left is to look toward the future.

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Premium Content Sun finish up strong

 August 18, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

Mohegan - The Connecticut Sun lost a tough one to the New York Liberty on June 29, and Alex Bentley spent a few minutes afterward in the locker room with her head in her hands.Bentley stood across from the Mohegan Sun Arena...

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Premium Content Sun, out of the race, finish season at home today

 August 17, 2014; Updated: 12:02 am

Montville - The 2014 Connecticut Sun season ends today with the same kind of vibe as the last day of school.

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Premium Content Another tough day at the office for Connecticut Sun

 August 16, 2014; Updated: 1:30 am

Mohegan — It would have been reasonable to conclude that everyone left the building with a victory Friday at Mohegan Sun Arena: The Washington Mystics won the game, earning a spot in the playoffs. And the...

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Premium Content Sun, Mystics make each other’s blood boil of late

 August 15, 2014; Updated: 2:35 am

Mohegan — It means nothing tonight for the Connecticut Sun, recently eliminated from the playoffs.

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Premium Content Mystics beat Sun, 71-67

 August 15, 2014; Updated: 9:41 pm

Uncasville — Emma Meesseman had 16 points and seven rebounds as the Washington Mystics beat the Connecticut Sun on Friday, 71-67, to earn its second straight Eastern Conference playoff berth before 5,898 at...

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Premium Content Good news, bad news for the Sun

 August 11, 2014; Updated: 12:00 am

Mohegan - The Connecticut Sun were officially eliminated from the postseason on Sunday.

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Premium Content Still an ever so slight chance for Connecticut Sun

 August 10, 2014; Updated: 11:58 pm

New York - The Connecticut Sun believed they could make the playoffs this year after enduring their 2013 summer of drudge.

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Premium Content Connecticut Sun miss 26 of their first 31 shots, fall in N.Y.

 August 9, 2014; Updated: 2:32 am

New York — The Connecticut Sun went 10 minutes, 9 seconds without a field goal during the first half of Friday night's game against the New York Liberty.

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Premium Content Sun play at Liberty tonight

 August 8, 2014; Updated: 11:59 pm

The Connecticut Sun's postseason chances are all but over.Connecticut is last in the Eastern Conference and must beat the New York Liberty tonight at Madison Square Garden to stay in the playoff race (CPTV Sports, 7:30). And even that may...

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Premium Content Sun can't catch a break as they teeter on elimination from the postseason

 August 6, 2014; Updated: 4:10 am

Mohegan — There was over six minutes left in Tuesday's Connecticut Sun game and Katie Douglas was hopping mad. Literally.

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Sun are limping to the finish line in last place

 August 5, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Mathematically, the Connecticut Sun still have a chance to make the playoffs.Connecticut may have squandered away its chance this weekend, however.The Sun play host to Chicago tonight at 7, two days after their most brutal loss of...

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Premium Content Sun throw one away

 August 4, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Los Angeles - In a season filled with tough losses, the Connecticut Sun absorbed a crushing defeat Sunday afternoon as the Los Angeles Sparks scored five points in six seconds to complete a frantic rally, pulling out a 70-69 win at the...

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Sparks steal one from the Sun

 August 3, 2014; Updated: 6:08 pm

Los Angeles — Kristi Toliver made a 3-pointer with 9.6 seconds remaining to give the Los Angeles Sparks a 70-69 win against the Connecticut Sun on Sunday.

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Premium Content Sun end road trip at Los Angeles today

 August 3, 2014; Updated: 11:54 pm

The Connecticut Sun have collected more losses than they wanted this season, none worse than the beating it took from Los Angeles last month.

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Premium Content Sun finds a sense of urgency in win

 August 2, 2014; Updated: 2:21 am

San Antonio — Chiney Ogwumike had 24 points and 12 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun fended off a late rally to beat the San Antonio Stars 89-79 on Friday night.

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Premium Content Connecticut Sun need to make a move ... and fast

 August 1, 2014; Updated: 11:59 pm

Time is running out on the Connecticut Sun. Oh, Connecticut is still alive in an Eastern Conference playoff race that's as toothless as an infant, but it needs to snap out of its funk, and fast, having lost 11 of its last 13 games.

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Premium Content Sun finish off their July schedule with a loss to the Dream

 July 30, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Atlanta - There's two days left in July.It can't end soon enough for the Connecticut Sun.Angel McCoughtry scored 25 for the Atlanta Dream as Connecticut ended the month with an 89-80 loss on Tuesday afteroon before 4,308 at...

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Premium Content Struggling Sun visit Atlanta tonight

 July 29, 2014; Updated: 5:09 pm

There are a few things the struggling Connecticut Sun could do without right now.

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Premium Content Same old problem for the Sun

 July 28, 2014; Updated: 11:51 pm

Montville - The best crowd the Connecticut Sun had all season got to see a problem that's become all too familiar to both the franchise and their diehard fans.

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