Dallas and Washington stay hot

Today’s results:

Kayla Thornton and Theresa Plaisance led the Wings past the Mercury, 69-54.

The Mystics handled the Aces, 95-72.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

Dream at Sun

Fever at Sky

Sparks at Storm

WNBA team news:

The Las Vegas Aces are right at home in the desert.

Four keys to the Sky’s recent successes.

Former NBA player Isaiah Thomas practiced with the Storm today.

Seattle is weathering Breanna Stewart’s injury, but the entire league feels her absence.

WNBA player news:

Courtney Vandersloot is making a case for league-wide recognition.

Elena Delle Donne is officially tired of the league’s travel arrangements.

WNBA coach news:

Storm coach Dan Hughes is grateful for the support after his cancer surgery.

College player news:

Cal guard McKenzie Forbes has requested a release in the wake of the team’s coaching change.

Elite recruit Elle Sutphin will join NC State this fall, one year early.

Former Missouri guard Akira Levy has transferred to Vanderbilt.

College coach news:

The Western Carolina board of trustees said they did not approve the hiring of Heather Kearney as head coach last month.

High school news:

No. 2 prospect Angel Reese has narrowed her college list to five.

USA and international Basketball:

The three National Team assistant coaches return: Dan Hughes, Cheryl Reeve and Jennifer Rizzotti.

The U16 team has marched into the FIBAS Americans semifinals.

So did Canada.