New gears, and another escape

Today’s results:

Kiah Stokes put up a career-high 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Liberty past the Mercury, 88-72. Shavonte Zellous added 21 for New York.

The Mystics downed the Dream, 78-72. Elena Delle Donne had 23 points and a career-high 15 rebounds for Washington.

The Liberty seem to have found ways to cope without Brittany Boyd.

The Mystics escape yet again.

WNBA team news:

The Storm’s blowout loss to Minnesota shows they have a long way to go.

WNBA player news:

Maya Moore’s shooting has hit a career low, but she’s still making an impact.

Q&A with Lindsay Whalen.

Former WNBA player news:

Alison Bales is embarking on a second career, as a doctor.

College team news:

Nebraska is moving forward after Jessica Shepard’s decision to transfer.

Q&A with a former Ohio State practice player.

College player news:

Boston College hockey player Andie Anastos will complete her final year of eligibility with the basketball team.

Former Irishwoman Erin Boley is ready to start over at Oregon.

USA Basketball news:

With their team selections complete, the U16 team is eyeing the FIBA Americas title.