4-0, and 0-4

Just moments ago, the Lynx held off the Mercury, 85-78.

Minnesota is now 4-0 and Phoenix, 0-4.

Player news:

San Antonio will retire Becky Hammon’s jersey June 25.

Ivory Latta will soon return from injury to settle the Mystics.

By making the final Storm roster, rookie Blake Dietrick realized a dream that seemed impossible.

Dallas rookie Ruth Hamblin is one month a pro.

Wings forward Theresa Plaisance is not expected to play this weekend after spraining her ankle.

Dream forward Angel McCoughtry has a drive for more gold.

Q&A with Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike.

Coach news:

A slow start and many fouls have marked Sun coach Curt Miller’s first season with the Sun.

College player news:

Florida guard Isis Young is transferring to Syracuse.

Omaha has landed Indiana transfer Jess Walter.

Richmond guard Lauren Tolson has been granted an extra year of eligibility.

College coach news:

Newly-hired coach Stephanie White plans to speed up play at Vanderbilt.

One writer says White was worth the wait.

New Commodores associate head coach Carolyn Peck will oversee the program while White finishes coaching the Indiana Fever.

Kentucky’s new assistant coaches have strong bonds and a common goal.

Kim McNeill is Hartford’s new head coach.

Wendale Farrow is Cal’s new assistant coach.

Edgar Farmer has joined Clemson as an assistant coach.

Darren Guensch is East Carolina’s new assistant coach.