Five Olympians Have Busy Weekends

by Categorized: 2012 Summer Olympics, Asjha Jones, Connecticut Sun, Geno Auriemma, Lindsay Whalen, Maya Moore, WNBA Date:

After tonight’s game against Minnesota at Mohegan Sun Arena, the Connecticut Sun concludes its preseason May 14 at Washington.

But on Friday, Tina Charles and Asjha Jones, along with Minnesota’s Maya Moore, Lindsay Whalen and Seimone Augustus, will leave for Seattle for where they will practice Friday night with the USA Olympic Team, coached by UConn’s Geno Auriemma.

USA will play China Saturday night at the Key Arena, home of the WNBA’s Seattle Storm. The USA will practice Sunday with Japan and Sunday night Jones and Charles will fly to Washington in time of the Mystics preseason games.

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