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WNBA | SUN 89, LYNX 84
Alyssa Thomas smashes franchise assist record in Connecticut Sun victory
Thomas passed Lindsay Whalen’s single-game mark of 13 for the team record before finishing two shy of Courtney Vandersloot’s WNBA record of 18.
The latest teen sensation in tennis, Mirra Andreeva, rolls along as seeds continue to fall at French Open
A 6-1, 6-2 victory over Diane Parry of France in 77 minutes on Thursday put her in the third round.
Padres’ Gary Sánchez changes jersey number from 24 to 99 in honor of Manny Ramirez
With his preferred jersey number taken, Gary Sánchez opted for a unique second option but one he values dearly
BRAVES 4, ATHLETICS 2
Ozzie Albies’ homer helps New Bedford’s Jared Shuster win consecutive starts for Braves
Shuster — who played for New Bedford High and Tabor Academy before pitching at Wake Forest — allowed two runs, three hits, and four walks in 5⅓ innings.
RAYS 4, CUBS 3
Before heading to Boston, Brandon Lowe and Jose Siri help Rays avoid sweep by Cubs
The Rays pulled out a tight one after dropping 1-0 and 2-1 nail-biters, and dodged their first sweep of the season.
Novak Djokovic struggles for set at French Open after government official critiques his comments on Kosovo
French Sports Minister Amelie Oudea-Castera warned Djokovic on Wednesday morning not to wade into such international issues again at Roland Garros.
The people behind the star-studded The Soccer Tournament beginning this week? Of course they’re from Boston.
The founders of The Basketball Tournament, a winner-take-all summer series, knew they were on to something. So they expanded. This week in North Carolina, 32 teams will play for $1 million.
Sun 81, Fever 78
Tiffany Hayes pours in 22 to help the Sun hold off Aliyah Boston and the Fever
Big nights from Hayes and Brionna Jones helped Connecticut move to 4-1.