WNBA East is beast By Sue Favor - August 24, 2015 The Eastern Conference is the one to watch this season. Fever forward Tamika Catchings credits the young talent in the East for the conference’s dominance. Players of the week: Elena Delle Donne in the East and Candace Parker in the West. Sun: The Sun are running out of time to make a playoff push. Mercury: Marta Xargay made an impact in her first career start yesterday. Lynx: Sylvia Fowles podcast. Only one game tomorrow: Sun at Dream College news: Pat Summitt will return yet again as head coach emeritus at Tennessee. Jordann Plummer is a new assistant coach at St. Louis.