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Today’s results:

The Aces routed the Liberty, 90-58. New York had won four games in a row.

The Sparks handled the Mystics, 98-81, ending their four-game winning streak.

The Sky ran past the Wings, 78-66, to snap a four-game losing streak.

The Mercury edged the Dream, 65-63.

WNBA team news:

The Sky is building with cohesion, energy and leadership.

The Sparks became the first franchise to record 450 wins.

A Toronto group will file paperwork for a team there for next season.

WNBA player news:

Elena Delle Donne sustained a facial injury in the opening minute of today’s Mystics-Sparks game, and did not return to the floor.

Bria Holmes has found new life with the Connecticut Sun.

Chicago players stand in solidarity with the WNT and their fight for equality.

WNBA coach news:

Former Ohio State star Katie Smith has settled into her role as coach.

International news:

Spain won their second straight Eurobasket title.

Astou Ndour was tournament MVP.