Some players showing up big; Sparks 18-1

Today’s results:

Angel McCoughtry’s big game propelled the Dream past the Sun, 67-63.

Nothing has come easy for Connecticut this year.

The Liberty topped the Stars, 75-65.

The Sky beat the Mercury, 100-95.

The Fever iced the Storm with a second-half run, 93-81.

The Sparks are 18-1 after defeating the Mystics, 93-82. Candace Parker was one assist short of a triple-double, and Nneka Ogwumike and Jantel Lavender also came up big for LA.

Player news:

Renee Montgomery is adjusting to her new role with the Lynx.

Knee troubles started early for Sun rookie Rachel Banham.

Activism:

The Liberty showed their solidarity with Black Lives Matter today in a rare public stance.

College coach news:

Cincinnati coach Jamelle Elliott engages at-risk youth with basketball.

Kia Damon is Elliott’s new assistant coach.

New Mexico’s new coach, Mike Bradbury, is intense, honest and driven.

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