A mixed bag

WNBA news:

The WNBA and complications that arise in domestic abuse cases.

The man behind the Toronto WNBA team bid allegedly owes people money.

WNBA team news:

Mercury in retrograde: what to make of Phoenix’s whirlwind month.

CBS Sports power rankings for the week.

WNBA player news:

Liz Cambage on growing up a “tall, mixed-race kid,” and on body image and being a role model.

A’ja Wilson podcast.

The league’s investigation into the allegations against Natasha Howard are ongoing.

Odyssey Sims is helping the Lynx rebuild into a winner.

Shay Peddy is making her WNBA dreams come true.

Nneka Ogwumike and Jonquel Jones are the Western and Eastern conference players of the week.

Retired Cappie Pondexter has “never felt so alive.”

College player news:

Former Texas Tech post Erin DeGrate has transferred to Baylor.

College coach news:

Chenel Harris-Smith is Colby College’s new head coach.

Lindsay Werner is a new assistant coach at Harvard.

USA Basketball news:

Nineteen players to watch at the U19 World Cup.

After an impressive freshman year at Kentucky, Rhyne Howard is going for another gold medal.