Mystics, Storm win on day one of semifinal round

Today’s results:

The Mystics edged the Dream, 87-84.

Breanna Stewart and Jewell Loyd lifted the Storm over the Mercury, 91-87.

Next round is Tuesday.

WNBA team news:

The Mystics are championship-ready.

The draft lottery is cause for excitement in Indiana.

Aces players are readying for their overseas seasons.

WNBA player news:

The top five moments of Breanna Stewart’s MVP season.

Stewart advocated for voter registration in her great acceptance speech, and wore “go vote” shoes.

She is just getting started.

Choosing an MVP from each team.

College coach news:

Dawn Staley is serious about getting a WNBA with Gamecock alums in South Carolina.

High school news:

Basketball with Paige Bueckers.