The Lynx beat the Shock, 83-59, and clinched a playoff spot in the process.
The Mystics took the Sky in overtime, 75-71. The win capped off a night when Washington honored its all-time team. Chamique Holdsclaw, Vicky Bullet, Nicky McCray and Muriel Page were all on hand, and signed autographs after the game.
The Silver Stars thrashed the Mercury, 89-47. Diana Taurasi didn’t play for Phoenix, after having dental work done Friday.
Kara Lawson is still fundraising for Alzheimer’s research, in honor of Coach Pat Summitt.
Less than 30 minutes ago, the U18 women defeated Brazil, 71-47, to take the FIBA World Championship. No story quite yet, but USA Basketball tweets that Breanna Stewart, Bashaara Graves and Morgan Tuck each had double-doubles, and Stewart was named tournament MVP. Excellent.
Earlier today, the U17 team annihilated Italy, 83-43, in preliminary World Championship play.
Skylar Diggins, Chiney Ogwumike and Bria Hartley have been at 3X3 camp, and now Ann Strother has been added to the team to replace Alyssa Thomas.