The playoff race continues

Tonight’s result:

The Dream held off the Sparks, 86-81.

That puts Atlanta in fourth place, at the moment.

WNBA playoffs:

….are coming down to the wire.

WNBA team news:

The perfect Storm is making an expedited return to prominence.

What’s next for Texas neighbors Dallas and San Antonio?

How about putting a team in Philadelphia?

WNBA player news:

Photos from last night’s retirement ceremony for Swin Cash.

Cash struggled not to cry.

Leilani Mitchell has signed with the Mystics, in time for a playoff push.

Wings guard Skylar Diggins has a beauty and beast mentality.

Storm guard Jewell Loyd has trick shots.

Courtney Williams is building again for the Connecticut Sun.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

The Fever are hosting the Sky, with playoff implications.

Storm at Mystics preview.

Sun at Liberty preview.

Wings at Stars preview.

College team news:

Maryland will represent the U.S. in next year’s World University Games in Taiwan.

College coach news:

The process of replacing Jim Jabir at Dayton has begun.

Ohio State assistant coach Patrick Klein’s career has soared since its unconventional beginning.

What I did this summer: Wyoming assistant coach Bojan Jankovic helped Serbia win a bronze at the Olympics.

Cincinnati coach Jamelle Elliott was Geno Auriemma’s scout at the Olympics.

Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame:

Her Loyola Chicago experience behind her, Sheryl Swoopes is happy to be inducted into the Hall of Fame tomorrow.

Swoopes has achieved her goal in being inducted.