Record-breaking night for Taurasi

Today’s result:

The Mercury held off the Sky, who went scoreless in the final stretch, 99-91.

Diana Taurasi became the league’s all-time leading three-point scorer in the process, passing Katie Smith’s record.

WNBA team news:

The Lynx will face their toughest test yet Saturday in Seattle.

The Stars’ biggest fan is celebrating the team’s 15th anniversary.

WNBA player news:

Veteran Alex Montgomery is doing little things in a big way, both on and off the court.

Rookies Allisha Gray and Kaela Davis have made an immediate impact for Dallas.

Allisha Gray is the league’s rookie of the month for May.

What Lynx rookie Temi Fagbenle lacks in experience, she makes up for in brains.

Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis tore cartilage in her right knee last week and had the knee scoped.

Former WNBA player news:

Tamika Catchings’ latest honor? She’s been named a “Living Legend.”

College player news:

Former Nebraska forward Jessica Shepard is transferring to Notre Dame.

Former Stanford guard Lili Thompson is also headed to the Irish.

Former Iowa State player Nikki Moody and attorneys will split a $60,000 settlement in her lawsuit against the school.

Former Pacific guard Callie Owens has landed at North Texas.

College coach news:

Jasmine Lister is DePaul’s new assistant coach.

Seyram Bell has been promoted to associate head coach at UC Riverside.

Evan Dodd has been promoted to assistant coach at Indiana State.

Akron has named Brianna Sanders as assistant coach.

Kat Martin is UMKC’s new assistant coach.