Bahamian Basketball fans will have even more opportunities to see Jonquel Jones and the Connecticut Sun live in action this season through social media outlets. The WNBA announced 20 games that will be live streamed on Twitter during the 2018 season as the social media app returns for its second consecutive season of live game coverage. Three of the 20 games will feature Jones and the Sun. The Sun will be in the first game broadcasted live on Twitter when the regular season commences on Sunday, May 20. They will face the Las Vegas Aces at 1pm. Their other Twitter broadcasts will be against the Dallas Wings, August 14 at 7pm, followed by the finale against the Los Angeles Sparks, August 1
A 6-foot-6 forward/center, the 24-year-old won the WNBA’s most improved player honor last season. She started every game, averaging 15.4 points and a league-leading 11.9 rebounds. A recent article on ESPN has her pegged as one of the Top 5 WNBA players age 25 and under, season tips off May 18. 9 at 3pm. The Sun will open the 2018 season by hosting a two-day preseason event involving the Dallas Wings, New York Liberty and Los Angeles Sparks at Mohegan Sun Arena May 7-8.