A non-game day can’t stop the news from flowing

WNBA team news:

The Fever is building around three rookies.

The Sky is focusing on returning to the playoffs this year.

The absence of Sun center Jonquel Jones was felt in the team’s preseason game against the Sparks.

Lynx season preview round table.

Mercury season preview.

WNBA player news:

Reigning MVP Sylvia Fowles enters the season as a dominating force once again.

Angel McCoughtry is back for the Atlanta Dream, and happy about it.

One-on-one with Chiney Ogwumike.

Look what Lynx reserve Temi Fagbenle brought back from Poland: confidence.

Natalie Butler is happy to be getting a chance with the Wings.

Catching up on transactions:

May 8, 2018

Connecticut Buss, Tyra Waived
Las Vegas Gemelos, Jacki Waived
Washington Atkinson, Tanaya Waived
Washington Moore, Tinara Waived

May 7, 2018

Indiana Hamson, Jennifer Waived

May 6, 2018

Minnesota Alleyne, Jillian Contract Signed

May 5, 2018

Los Angeles Bando, Lexi Waived
Los Angeles Lindstrom, Jessica Waived

College team news:

DePaul has won the NCAA’s statistical championship for the season.

Georgia Tech is giving players the month of May off to recharge.

College player news:

Freshman forward Dani Lawson is leaving Purdue.

Kendall Spray is leaving UT Martin for Clemson.

College coach news:

Retiring Jim Foster made immeasurable contributions to women’s basketball during his 40 years.

New Pitt coach Lance White has named his coaching staff.

Chris Day is LaSalle’s new associate head coach.

Three ways Matt Insell gives MTSU a boost.

USA Basketball news:

Court coaches for the U18 National Team trials are Georgia’s Joni Taylor and South Florida’s Jose Fernandez.

Recruiting news:

Charise Wilson’s commitment flip from Seton Hall to Rutgers will have ramifications for the series.