Rocking the boat

Today’s results:

The Liberty pushed and overtime to edge the Lynx, 95-92. That’s three consecutive losses for the defending champs.

Sugar Rodgers had a career-high 30 points, as she stepped up for Tina Charles, who sat out.

Tamika Catchings lead the Fever over the Sky, 95-83, with 26 points. She was playing for Pat Summitt, she said later.

The Mercury beat the Sun, 86-75, for their third straight win.

The Mystics routed the Stars, 84-67.

Team news:

Here they come: the Mercury are finally clicking after a slow start.

The Storm’s recent trade signals they’re readying for a playoff push.

Player news:

Liberty center Tina Charles is putting together another MVP-caliber season.

NCAA news:

Could the Final Four move back one week?

The Division I Council has introduced legislation to expand the women’s basketball committee across five regions instead of four.

College player news:

Courtney Ekmark has left UConn and transferred to Arizona State.

College coach news:

Former WNBA great Yolanda Griffith is a new assistant coach at UAlbany.

Nick Moore is a new assistant coach at Bowling Green.

Olympics news:

Australia has cut the Storm’s Abby Bishop from their Olympic team.

Breanna Stewart is excited to join Team USA.