More end-of-the-regular-season stuff:
Cappie Pondexter and Candace Parker have been named Eastern and Western Conference players of the month for September.
Nneka Ogwumike is the rookie of the month for September. It’s her fourth time this season winning the award.
For the Storm, health remains a priority going into the playoffs.
Ketia Swanier and Tiffany Hayes are dreaming for the Dream.
The draft lottery is tomorrow at 3 p.m. Pacific/6 p.m. Eastern on Sportscenter. It will be a game-changer, as we will find out which team has the chance to draft Brittney Griner, Elena Delle Donne and Skylar Diggins.
The Duke Blue Devils will be using iPad digital playbooks this season, for the first time.
In honor of the reopening of remodeled Pauley Pavilion at UCLA, the Bruins will host “welcome back to Pauley Week” in late October. The women’s team play the school’s first game in the new digs on Nov. 10.
Notre Dame assistant coach Carol Owens has been chosen by the Black Coaches and Administrators as its new President.