Tonight’s game results not wholly unexpected

Tamika Catchings paced the Fever past the Shock, 80-69, with 28 points. Indiana snapped a seven-game losing streak with the victory.

Leading MVP candidate Angel McCoughtry lead the red hot Dream over the Mystics, 86-75, with 21 points. Atlanta is now 9-1.

The Lynx avenged last Friday’s loss by routing the Sparks, 88-64.

The Liberty slipped by the Storm, 67-62, to secure their first road win.

Team news:

Fever….Tamika Catchings will receive the Pat Summitt Ignite Greatness award next month, from the Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame.

Lynx….Maya Moore says reading is the key to success.

Storm….Shekinna Stricklen has pledged $25 for every three-point shot she makes this season to the Pat Summitt Foundation.

Shock….rookie Skylar Diggins blogs about how she came up with her signature headband look.

Sky….rookie Elena Delle Donne is excited to see familiar faces on an up coming road trip.

Tomorrow’s games:

Mercury at Sun

Sparks at Sky

USA Basketball:

The World University Games team is training in Colorado Springs and will leave soon for Russia, and then China.

They toured the Air Force Academy.

Guard Shoni Schimmel is an unselfish leader.

Theresa Plaisance’s new found confidence has paid off.

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is at home on Team USA.