WNBA Players strike in protest By Sue Favor - August 26, 2020 The WNBA opted not to play its games today in protest of the shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin. WNBA team news: Despite a slow start, the Sun have their sights set on the playoffs. The WNBA gives teams a taste of home inside the bubble. CBS Sports power rankings. WNBA player news: How Candace Parker balances the WNBA and NBA bubbles. Parker: “We don’t need men to save us.” Kahleah Copper is becoming a star in the bubble. Breanna Stewart talks Achilles recovery with Kelsey Plum. Natasha Cloud talks about fighting for social justice. The Mystics are confident Tina Charles will be back next season. College team news: South Carolina faces a season like no other. College player news: Three UConn juniors are ready to shoulder the leadership role for UConn. Kate Cain leads by example in earning her degree from Nebraska in three years. Oklahoma State’s Vivian Gray has entered the transfer portal. College coach news: Felisha Legette-Jack makes an impassioned plea for justice. Duke coach Kara Lawson isn’t sure if a college bubble is feasible. Niagara coach Jamesia Smith has quit and filed a human rights complaint against the University. Nikki West has returned to NC State as an assistant coach. Breanna Workman is a new assistant coach at Northern Colorado.