Dream, Sparks, Mystics clinch playoff berths

Today’s results:

The Storm outran the Fever, 94-79.

The Dream dropped the Aces, 109-100, to seal a playoff berth. Their win means the Sparks also get a playoff spot.

The Mystics survived the Mercury, 103-98. That gives Washington a spot in the playoffs, too.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

Sparks at Liberty

Sun at Wings

WNBA team news:

The WNBA ruled today that the Las Vegas Aces must forfeit the game they declined to play Friday.

Here’s the story.

Teams are jockeying for playoff and lottery position.

The path of the Storm.

The Wings are on a five-game losing streak.

The league’s power rankings for the week.

WNBA player news:

How Glory Johnson balances being a mother to twins with a globetrotting hoops career.

Tina Charles was picked last on the playground as a kid.

Tiffany Hayes has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Dream.

Sue Bird continues to impress with her passing.

A’ja Wilson is shocked by her WNBA success.

Wilson has found her way and her voice.

College team news:

While on tour, Kentucky picked up a commitment from a player from home.

A change in Western Conference scheduling makes life easier for Gonzaga.

College player news:

Marquette forward Tori McCoy awaits a match for the kidney transplant that she needs.

Mount St. Joseph’s Lauren Hill will be inducted into the Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame.

College coach news:

Holly Warlick’s contact has been extended at Tennessee through 2022.

Darryl Brown is a new assistant coach at Weber State.

USA Basketball news:

The U18 team has won gold with an 84-60 rout of Canada.