20 different story lines

Tonight’s result:

The Mercury silenced the Stars, 90-75, lead by Diana Taurasi, who had 31 points.

Player news:

Lynx forward Seimone Augustus did indeed sustain a concussion in Tuesday’s game against Phoenix.

Dallas Wings forward Glory Johnson showed glimpses of her old brilliance in her return to the court last night.

Emma Meesseman has been magical for the Mystics so far.

Fever rookie Tiffany Mitchell is proving doubters wrong.

Storm rookie Breanna Stewart is excited for her homecoming against the Storm tomorrow. A sellout crowd is expected.

Stewart is adjusting to losing in the WNBA.

Olympics news:

USA Basketball will host a four-team exhibition tournament on the east coast in preparation for the Games.

The team plans to dominate at the Olympics.

For the Lynx Olympians, the risks of Rio are worth it.

College conference news:

The American Conference has a new scheduling model this fall.

College players news:

Megan Huff has transferred to Utah from Hawaii.

Former Ole Miss forward Kelsey Briggs has transferred to Houston.

Kenya Pye is transferring from New Mexico, while Latesha Buck is transferring to New Mexico from Green Bay.

College coach news:

Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw addresses the lack of diversity among college coaches.

As Loyola Chicago investigates, coach Sheryl Swoopes said she did nothing wrong.

Swoopes defends her reputation.

Quinnipiac coach Tricia Fabbri’s contract has been extended through 2020-2021.

St. Louis coach Lisa Stone’s contract has been extended.

Chenel Harris is a new assistant coach at Arkansas.

Glenn Box is a new assistant coach at Indiana.

Steven Fennelly is Idaho’s new assistant coach.

Ebony Haliburton is a new assistant coach at UC Irvine.

Wisconsin has two new assistant coaches.

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame:

A closer look at the 2016 class.