Heading into the All-Star game with a bang

Today’s results:

The Shock edged the Stars, 95-90.

The Fever routed the Sky, 82-64.

The Mercury crushed the Sun, 101-85.

The Mystics squeaked past the Sparks, 79-75.

All-Star game:

Diana Taurasi is the star of the All-Star show, one publication says.

Brittney Griner is set for her first healthy All-Star game.

During Friday’s open practices, the Ogwumike sisters will interview Tamika Catchings and Maya Moore.

General WNBA:

ESPN gives midseason team grades.

A conversation between Tamika Catchings and Diana Taurasi.

Team news…..


For the Lynx, home court advantage is key.

Minnesota enters the All-Star break on a roll.

Nadirah McKenith podcast.


A deflecting coach Sandy Brondello leads the Mercury’s rise.

College news:

The trial date for former Tennessee associate director of sports medicine Jenny Moshak and strength coaches Heather Mason and Colin Schlosser has been moved to next June.

In the meantime, Pat Summitt won’t have to testify in former media relations director Debby Jennings’ lawsuit against UT.

Taj McWilliams-Franklin is a new assistant coach at Boston University.