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UConn contingent carries U.S. women past Canada

Whether you're a UConn fan, there's no denying that Huskies players regularly deliver the goods. Back "home" Friday, five former UConn stars started -- and set the tone -- for USA Basketball.

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The rise of Nneka Ogwumike

Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike is having an out-of-this-world breakout season -- one FiveThirtyEight says ranks as one of the greatest single-season performances in WNBA history.

Fast Break: Maya Moore's go-to basketball move? (0:35)
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Taurasi, U.S. women overwhelm Canada, 83-43

Diana Taurasi, with 14 points, was one of five UConn alumni to start for the U.S. women's basketball team in its 83-43 victory over Canada on Friday night in an exhibition game.

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Tina Charles on WNBA's change of mind: 'That's only phase one' (1:09)
Hill: No credit for WNBA for rescinding fines (1:41)
Catchings' farewell (2:26)
Lauren Jackson's lasting legacy honored in Seattle (1:48)
Sexton Collier: Summitt lived for more than herself (2:04)
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Pat Summitt Celebration

Ryan McGee hosts TV's special on Pat Summitt celebrating her life. Holly Rowe joins Ryan after attending the celebration.

Peyton Manning on his unending friendship with Pat Summitt (2:22)
Billie Jean King pays tribute Pat Summitt at the ESPYS (0:42)
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Full coverage: Remembering Pat Summitt

She was one of sports' most accomplished figures but also universally beloved. To say there will never be anyone like Pat Summitt is not hyperbole.

Stewart: Equality needed for female athletes (1:02)
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Can anyone stop New York's Charles?

She's a two-time NCAA champ and an Olympic gold medalist, and she's making a strong case for her second MVP award. How does Tina Charles keep getting better? Simple: She works very hard.

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5 ways to carry on Summitt's legacy

The way Pat Summitt lived every day was as awe-inspiring as her career record, and you could do no better than to follow her lead. Here are five things we can try to do to keep her spirit alive.


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Team USA with their most dominant W of the Showcase thus far. 🇺🇸 83 🇨🇦43 Stats 📶: Whay 11p/2a/1s Maya 6p/4r/2a/2s/1b Mone 6p/3r Syl 4p/3r

Minnesota Lynx @minnesotalynx

Lindsay's having her Whay in the paint tonight! 11p/2a/1s for Whay and Team USA leads 77-37 midway through the 4th! 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸