Countdown to on-court action begins here

Tomorrow’s game previews:

The Mercury look to snap their two-game losing streak at New York.

The Sun visit the Mystics.

The Storm are at the Lynx.

The rematch between the Sparks and Wings could get chippy.

WNBA team news:

CBS Sports power rankings have the Sparks on top.

The Lynx won the weekend social media battle.

Hanging out with Atlanta’s “Dream team.”

WNBA player news:

Candace Parker is built on preparation.

Natasha Howard got away from the Lynx because the two sides couldn’t agree on a contract.

Maya Moore and Angel McCoughtry are the Western and Eastern Conference players of the week.

College team news:

Dissecting the “what ifs” in the Baylor-UConn rivalry.

College player news:

Kentucky Wildcats were thrilled to see a walk-on get a scholarship.

UConn expects Megan Walker to be improved in her sophomore season.

College coach news:

Tron Griffin is Stetson’s new assistant coach.

Matt Hilkens is a new assistant coach at Morehead State.

Celeste Stewart is settling in as assistant coach at East Carolina.

Former Tiger Ashley Johnson has returned to LSU as director of player development.

Heavy reading:

The unrelenting weight of being a black female athlete.

International news:

Bridget Carleton is part of the youth movement in Canadian basketball.


ESPN’s the Body Issue.

From all-black clubs to all-stars.