Close games ruled the day

Today’s results:

The Lynx survived the Wings, 76-72, to earn their seventh straight win.

The Sparks got back on track with an 87-71 rout of the Aces.

The Fever held off the Dream, 87-83.

The Liberty got past the Sky in OT, 97-94.

The Storm took advantage of the short-handed Sun for an 84-70 victory.

WNBA player news:

Indiana signed Cappie Pondexter.

The Sky have waived Linnae Harper.

Candace Parker through the years.


ESPN2 had the highest overnight ratings since 2011 with last week’s Sparks at Storm match up.

College player news:

Interview with UConn senior Napheesa Collier.

Priscilla Gary-Sweeney has “had a great life.”

College coach news:

East Tennessee State’s new assistant coach is Kally Mathis.