The showdowns begin tomorrow

Tomorrow’s game schedule is a war zone:

Lynx at Sun

Sparks at Mystics

Aces at Wings

Dream at Mercury

Liberty at Storm

WNBA team news:

The Mystics are focused on finishing strong before the playoffs.

Washington is fighting for that coveted double-bye.

The Mercury can finish between fourth and seventh.

The Aces must win in Dallas to keep their playoff hopes alive.

There is more than a playoff berth on the line for the Wings tomorrow.

WNBA player news:

Liz Cambage outlines five ways the WNBA is failing its players.

What a second Cambage departure would say about America.

The Lynx will honor Lindsay Whalen at Sunday’s game.

Whalen, a former Sun guard, returns to the state one last time tomorrow.

Inside look at Tamera Young’s big sneaker collection.

Q&A with Dearica Hamby.

DeWanna Bonner is key to the Mercury lineup.

Dream forward Damiris Dantas had season-ending ankle surgery today.

Sun teammates are on opposite sides in the Tennessee-UConn rivalry.

Breanna Stewart is ESPN’s MVP.

Gabby Williams says she feels closer to her fans.

Elena Delle Donne has surged in the WNBA’s weekly MVP rankings.

College coach news:

North Carolina A&T coach Tarrell Robinson has signed a five-year contract extension.

The contract of Idaho State coach Seton Sobolewski has been extended five years.

Tom Biskup has been promoted to assistant coach at UMaine.

USA Basketball news:

U17 and U18 team members share behind-the-scenes highlights of their gold medal pursuits.


Twelve things Camilla Persley learned interviewing WNBA players this summer.

NBA star Steph Curry is hosting girls basketball camps.

Competitive Balance in NCAA “Power Conferences:” The Case of Men’s and Women’s Basketball.