Playoff chases continue

Two unexpected scores tonight:

The Storm cruised past the Liberty, 102-78, to better their chances in the playoffs.

The Mystics made 16 three-point shots to smash the Sky, 118-81. Chicago was riddled with injuries, including Elena Delle Donne’s thumb, and Washington scored a franchise best in the win.

WNBA player news:

Swin Cash is proud of what she’s done on and off the court.

Cash is leaving her mark on the Liberty in her final season.

Dallas forward Glory Johnson is out for the rest of the season after sustaining an MCL injury Sunday.

Alysha Clark has found a perfect fit with the Seattle Storm.

Inside Sky forward Elena Delle Donne’s scoring surge.

Chicago guard Cappie Pondexter has the keys.

Fever guard Tamika Catchings has won the Indiana Sports Corp’s Pathfinder Award.

The WNBA’s weekly race to the MVP has Ogwumike, Charles, Moore and EDD in the top four spots.

WNBA coach news:

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve hijacked the interview of ESPN’s Holly Rowe last night to support her cancer battle.

Tomorrow’s game preview:

Dream at Sparks.