Five games tonight

Right now Tulsa is at Connecticut, and next up is New York at Chicago and Washington at San Antonio. Later on, it’ll be Minnesota at Seattle and Indiana at Los Angeles. Yours truly will be at the Sparks-Fever game, and you can look for that game report tomorrow.

WNBA news:

Nate’s power rankings for the week –

Rank Team

1 San Antonio Silver Stars
2 Minnesota Lynx
3 Los Angeles Sparks
4 Indiana Fever
5 Connecticut Sun
6 Atlanta Dream
7 Seattle Storm
8 Chicago Sky
9 New York Liberty
10 Tulsa Shock
11 Washington Mystics
12 Phoenix Mercury

The Silver Stars are aligning.

Stating the obvious: the 11-woman roster limit hurts the WNBA.

USA Basketball:

The U17 team beat Belgium, 80-50, to advance in World Championship pool play.


The University of New Orleans will join the Southland Conference in 2013-2014, sources say.

UConn assistant coach Shea Ralph and senior guard Caroline Doty have bonded as survivors of ACL injuries.

Cool former great bonus:

Olympia Scott is teaching basketball and life skills in South Dakota.