Gearing up for big game day; another Olympic berth

Tonight’s result:

The Mercury routed the Stars, 82-52.


After a collision with teammate Sylvia Fowles in last night’s game, Maya Moore is probable for tomorrow’s match up against the Liberty.

Coach Cheryl Reeve is working hard to get her reserves ready.

Renee Montgomery is playing a critical role in her return to the Lynx this season.


Rookie Kiah Stokes is proving she belongs in the WNBA.

Four games on tap tomorrow:

Mystics at Dream

Shock at Sparks

Storm at Sky

Liberty at Lynx

International news:

Japan beat China, 85-50, in the FIBA Asia Women’s Championship. Storm rookie Ramu Tokashiki was crowned MVP, and Japan goes to the Olympics next year for the first time since 2004.