The intensity continues

Today’s result:

The Fever got past the Wings, 76-72, in a very physical match up. Dallas is 0-5.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

The Mystics will host the Storm for a finals rematch that will look much different.

Sun at Lynx preview

Sparks at Mercury preview

Liberty at Aces preview

WNBA team news:

Superb defense has lifted the Sun to the top of the league standings.

The Dream hope their effort in their recent loss is a sign of things to come.

For offensive leaders Washington, points are coming three at a time.

The Wings have signed Megan Gustafson, finally coming to their senses.

After receiving an emergency salary cap hardship extension, the Sky have signed forward Victoria Macaulay.

WNBA player news:

Jasmine Thomas is the glue that holds Connecticut together.

Diana Taurasi celebrated her birthday this week with a return to non-contact practice.

Natasha Cloud has called for a media blackout to raise awareness around shootings in southeast Washington D.C.

Chiney Ogwumike: becoming more.

They want Han Xu to be the next Yao Ming, but what does she want?

Arike Ogunbowale is enjoying the beginning of her WNBA career.

Why Tamika Catchings is competing on “American Ninja Warrior.”

WNBA coach news:

Cheryl Reeve insists that the Lynx’s offense is improving, despite their recent losses.

The Sparks are feeling the flow of coach Derek Fisher’s new offense.

College coach news:

Muffet McGraw is a powerful voice for women’s equality.

Oakland has promoted Crystal Davis to assistant coach.

Ryan Larsen is a new assistant coach at Wyoming.

FGCU’s new assistant coach is Shannon Murphy.

Nakeia Guiden has returned to Central Arkansas as an assistant coach.

High school news:

Well-traveled Lauren Betts is headed to Chile with the USA’s U16 team