Final cuts loom this week

Today’s preseason results:

The Sun routed the Liberty, 98-79.

The Fever came from behind to beat the Wings, 71-66.

The Lynx got past the Aces, 79-75.

WNBA team news:

The Aces are poised to break through in year two.

WNBA player news:

Alana Beard plans to build an old boys’ club for women.

How Brooke McCarty-Williams made the Wings’ roster decisions even more difficult.

Q&A with Lisa Leslie.

WNBA owner news:

Joe Tsai is big in business, and now he’s taking on women’s basketball.

College coach news:

More than 20 years after turning Sherri Coale down, Jacki Stiles has landed in Norman.

USA Basketball news:

Rosters for the U19 World Cup team were finalized this morning.