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WNBA-leading Sun rout Liberty 98-69 for 13th straight win

Sep. 15, 2021 21:18 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 18 points and 13 rebounds, DeWanna Bonner also scored 18 points and the WNBA-leading Connecticut Sun beat the New York Liberty 98-69 on Wednesday night for their 13th straight victory. Jones completed her league-leading 17th...

Sun beat Mercury 76-67, clinch No. 1 seed in playoffs

Sep. 12, 2021 00:31 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Jasmine Thomas scored 17 points, Jonquel Jones added 12 points and 16 rebounds and Connecticut beat the Phoenix Mercury 76-67 on Saturday night to clinch the No. 1 seed in WNBA playoffs. Connecticut (24-6), which has won 12 consecutive games, snapped the...

Sun start on 17-0 run, clinch double bye to semifinals

Sep. 10, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and the Connecticut Sun beat the Los Angeles Sparks 75-57 on Thursday night to secure a double bye to the semifinals of the WNBA playoffs. Connecticut (23-6) won its 11th straight game, having not lost...

Joneses lead Sun past Sparks for 7th straight win

Aug. 26, 2021 21:34 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Brionna Jones scored 17 of her 23 points in the second half, Jonquel Jones had 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Connecticut beat the Los Angeles Sparks 76-72 on Thursday night for the Sun's seventh straight victory. Kristi Toliver made a 3-pointer...

Jones' double-double helps Sun snap Lynx's 8-game win streak

Aug. 17, 2021 21:35 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jasmine Thomas scored 19 points, Jonquel Jones had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and Connecticut beat Minnesota 72-60 on Tuesday night to snap the Lynx's eight-game winning streak. Jones, who reached 2,000 career points, also had four assists and...

Jones has 19 points and 14 rebounds, Sun top Wings 80-59

Aug. 15, 2021 18:11 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 19 points and 15 rebound to help the Connecticut Sun beat the Dallas Wings 80-59 on Sunday. Brionna Jones scored 16 points, DeWanna Bonner had 14 points and four steals and Jasmine Thomas added 12 points and four steals for...

Jones' double-double leads Sun over Liberty 71-54

Jul. 11, 2021 17:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 17 points, 17 rebounds and five assists as the Connecticut Sun routed the New York Liberty 71-54 on Sunday. It was Jones' 10th double-double of the season for the Sun (14-6), who go into the Olympic break sitting in third place in the...

Storm, Sun one win away WNBA Commissioner's Cup title game

Jul. 09, 2021 00:16 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The two spots in the WNBA Commissioner's Cup championship could be decided Friday night. Connecticut and Seattle hold the top position in the conferences and would both clinch spots in the inaugural title game Aug. 12 in Phoenix with victories. The Sun...

Jonquel Jones scores 23 in return from EuroBasket tournament

Jun. 29, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 23 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in her return from the EuroBasket tournament, and the Connecticut Sun beat the short-handed Washington Mystics 90-71 on Tuesday night. Jones, who recently got back from Spain, had to pass multiple...

Bonner, Sun beat Sky 74-58, end Chicago's 7-game win streak

Jun. 27, 2021 17:03 PM EDT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — DeWanna Bonner hit four 3-pointers and finished with 23 points, Brionna Jones added 21 points and nine rebounds, and the Connecticut Sun cruised to a 74-58 win over Chicago on Sunday in a Commissioner's Cup game, snapping the Sky's seven-game win streak. ...