Mercury wins 15th straight; Sparks finally notch one

Today’s results:

The Sparks downed the Storm, 77-69. It was the first win for Los Angeles general manager and coach Penny Toler, and the fifth consecutive loss for Seattle.

The Fever rallied to beat the Stars, 75-68.

The Mercury routed the Liberty, 78-63. It’s the 15th straight win for Phoenix.

More WNBA news….


Elena Delle Donne could return this week.


Coach Lin Dunn is savoring her farewell tour.


Maya Moore’s career is rolling on and off the court.


Skylar Diggins is soaring in her second year as a pro.


Veteran Swin Cash is bringing maturity and leadership to the Liberty.


Alex Bentley looks to guide the Sun back to the playoffs.

College news:

Former Cal athletic director Sandy Barbour is now in the same position at Penn State.

Ruthie Bolton was inducted into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame last night.