First conference players of the week

….are Candace Parker in the West and Angel McCoughtry in the East.

Other WNBA news:

Liberty….in Full Court’s initial “rookie watch,” check out my interview with Kelsey Bone.

Lynx….today’s practice report.

Sky….an improved Courtney Vandersloot is key for Chicago.

Swin Cash is being given the Iba Citizen Athlete Award tonight.

Shock….rookie Skylar Diggins has no shortage of fan support.