Game 2 tips off tomorrow on ABC

Game 2 will tip at 12:30 p.m. PT/3:30 p.m. ET on ABC

About last night:

The Storm dominated from start to finish to take a series lead over the Mystics.

The game was drama-free.

Elena Delle Donne said “excuses are for losers.”

Storm fans were out in full force for the game.

Jewell Loyd shined in the Game 1 spotlight.

Ariel Atkins made history for the Mystics by breaking two rookie records.

Playoffs news:

Today’s practice quotes.

Sue Bird and the art of winning everywhere.

The Mystics are making no excuses as they ready for Game 2.

WNBA player news:

A’ja Wilson is one of Las Vegas Weekly’s “women of intrigue” for the year.

Sherri Sam retrospective.

USA National Team news:

The National Team rallied from 16 points down to beat Canada.

College coach news:

George Washington coach Jen Rizzotti continues to influence players at her alma mater, UConn.

Hall of Fame induction:

Tina Thompson and Katie Smith were the foundation of WNBA greatness.

Virginia coach Thompson was inducted, with picture of now-tall son Dyllan.

Thompson’s speech.

Ohio great Katie Smith was inducted.

Smith’s speech.


College player news:

Their rings are far more than bling for Notre Dame players.

Gulf Coast State College’s Keshawn Johnson died in a car accident last night.