Story lines of intrigue

Today’s game results:

The Lynx gave an all-around effort in their 105-69 thrashing of the Mercury.

The Sparks took care of the Stars, 75-55.

WNBA team news:

From almost first to almost worst, here’s what happened to the Indiana Fever.

In the league’s weekly power rankings, the Sparks are back on top.

Los Angeles also heads the AP power poll.

WNBA player news:

Imani Boyette said she asked to be traded to the Dream.

Sugar Rodgers feels at home on the driving range.

Sun rookie Brionna Jones is learning from the veterans.

WNBA coach news:

Curt Miller and Cheryl Reeve are battling for coach of the year.

As the playoff race tightens, Reeve has confidence in the team.

College conference news:

The SEC schedule is out!! Oh happy day.

College team news:

South Carolina will encounter hurdles on the path to their fifth straight SEC title.

College coach news:

Colorado State has two new assistant coaches.