News roll

Today’s game results:

The Mystics eased by the Storm, 100-70. And what happened to the Storm, after such a great start to the season?

The Sparks overwhelmed the Sun, 87-79.

WNBA team news:

The Mystics aim to maintain consistency as they finally approach full strength.

This week’s power rankings.

WNBA player news:

Tiffany Mitchell uses “heart and hustle” work ethic to succeed.

Ask Tina Charles, round four.

From All-American to activist, Breanna Stewart embraces speaking out on issues.

50 Cent is hyping Imani Boyette for the All-Star Game.

Kristi Toliver is finding her rhythm with the Mystics.

Skylar Diggins-Smith is the AP player of the week.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

The Fever is looking for a repeat win over the Sky.

NCAA news:

A record 543 student-athletes were nominated for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. Women’s basketball is one of the top five sports with nominees.

College team news:

The Lady Vols should be fine without Diamond DeShields.

Dawn Staley and South Carolina jumped on the opportunity to play in Japan.

UConn’s freshmen are already learning the UConn way.

College player news:

After a long wait, Azura Stevens is ready to go for Connecticut.

Kia Nurse is relishing her leadership role with UConn.

Tennessee transfer Alexa Middleton has landed at Iowa State.

Alexis Brewer has transferred from West Virginia to Western Kentucky.

Former Syracuse forward Julia Chandler has transferred to Dayton.

Florida Atlantic has two transfers, including one from Rutgers.

College coach news:

Can Holly Warlick turn the Lady Vols’ losses into pluses?

Nevada’s Tahnee Robinson continues to change the game of basketball.

Brittany Pinkey has returned to Bucknell as an assistant coach.

WBCA news:

The WBCA has new members on its board of directors.


Here’s what ESPN pays for its sports rights.