CollegeWNBA Plenty going on while we wait for the Finals By Sue Favor - September 20, 2017 Playoff news: Maya Moore vs. Alana Beard epitomizes the epic clash of powers in the Finals. If the Lynx are to beat the Sparks, Maya Moore has to score against the WNBA’s best defender. Veteran Rebekkah Brunson has reinvented her game. Brunson is the ultimate pro the Lynx can count on. After a decade in the WNBA, MVP Sylvia Fowles is ready for the spotlight. WNBA player news: Diana Taurasi says this could be her last offseason playing in Russia. Jonquel Jones had an incredible second year in the WNBA. Gender wage gap: There’s a growing gender wage gap in pro sports. NCAA news: Bids for the 2021-2024 Final Four will be accepted beginning Friday. College team news: Arizona’s recruiting class is No. 2 in the country. The return of the Lady Vols logo is emotional. International news: German Olaf Langer has been appointed coach of the Russian National Team.