DeWanna Bonner

DiJonai Carrington during a game against the Dallas Wings

The Sun’s lockdown defender, DiJonai Carrington, got her defensive roots playing football

By Noa Dalzell / June 2, 2024

DiJonai Carrington’s defensive prowess is the result of athletic prowess, attention to detail – and a defensive linebacker upbringing. Her impact has been transformative for Connecticut

Players on the Minnesota Lynx bench hold three fingers up in the air to celebrate a teammate, off screen, hitting a 3-pointer in a WNBA game. In front of them, a ref is pointing out to show she is counting, while a crowd celebrates behind.

Sunday Notes, Week 3: The good, the bad and the interesting — Lynx offense, Dream defense and Sun offense

By Em Adler / June 2, 2024

Your weekly journey around the WNBA takes a couple deep dives into the top teams in the league … and also the Dream

Angel Reese goes to the basket against the Connecticut Sun

Sights and sounds from the Chicago Sky’s home debut against Connecticut

By Alissa Hirsh / May 27, 2024

How Alyssa Thomas and DeWanna Bonner spoiled Angel Reese’s home debut

Washington Mystics vs. Connecticut Sun

Inside the Connecticut Sun’s league-leading offense 

By Noa Dalzell / May 24, 2024

Five Sun players are averaging double-figures as the Connecticut Sun remain the only undefeated team in the league

Graphic with up close photo of Alyssa Thomas' face during a game for the Connecticut Sun. Locked On Women's Basketball logo at top right. White text on orange stripe background below reads "How good are the CT Sun?". Headshots of host Gigi Speer and guest Edona Thaqi at lower right.

Locked On Women’s Basketball: Connecticut Sun deep dive

By The Next / May 16, 2024

Speer, Thaqi talk most-watched WNBA game on ESPN of all time

The Connecticut Sun’s DeWanna Bonner and Alyssa Thomas smile on the court.

2024 WNBA season preview: Connecticut Sun 

By Noa Dalzell / May 2, 2024

The Sun didn’t make any headline-grabbing moves but should remain one of the league’s top teams

Minnesota point guard Moriah Jefferson drives downhill from the slot around a pick-and-roll screen from Lynx center Sylvia Fowles, who is beginning to roll after screening Dallas Wings wing Marina Mabrey off of Jefferson.

Back in Connecticut, Moriah Jefferson has familiar championship dreams

By Noa Dalzell / March 2, 2024

‘Any time you’re in Connecticut, it feels like a family’

Brionna Jones and DeWanna Bonner double-team Aces’ Chelsea Gray.

The Connecticut Sun will run it back with last year’s core

By Noa Dalzell / February 6, 2024

They re-signed Brionna Jones and DeWanna Bonner

Two of the most notable players in free agency face each other on the court: Washington Mystics big wing Elena Delle Donne defends Phoenix Mercury point guard Skylar Diggins-Smith

The Next’s 2024 WNBA free agency predictions

By Em Adler / January 21, 2024

Our staff predicts landing spots and contracts for top free agents in 2024

Brionna Jones and DeWanna Bonner double-team Aces’ Chelsea Gray.

2024 WNBA free agency preview: Connecticut Sun

By Jacqueline LeBlanc / January 11, 2024

Securing Brionna Jones, building depth, and finding a dynamic guard on the docket for the Sun