Pause before game flurry

All-Star game news:

Napheesa Collier will replace A’ja Wilson in the All-Star lineup.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

Sparks at Dream

Storm at Aces

Fever at Mercury

WNBA team news:

The Aces are ready to adjust without A’ja Wilson.

Chicago heads into the break in control of their playoff destiny.

The Sparks are shooting for another short-handed win in Atlanta tomorrow.

The Wings are losing due to their inability to close out games.

CBS Sports power rankings still have the Aces on top.

WNBA player news:

Allie Quigley’s shooting opens up the game for the Sky.

How undrafted Erica Wheeler became an All-Star.

Arike Ogunbowale: new role, new mindset.

Mercury rookie Sophie Cunningham will get her second start tomorrow night, with Essence Carson out.

ESPN and Turner Sports might both bid for Candace Parker’s analyst services.

Natasha Howard and Elena Delle Donne are the Western and Eastern conference players of the week.

WNBA commissioner news:

Growing the game is new commissioner Cathy Engelbert’s top priority.

College player news:

Former Bruin Chrissy Baird is working to define herself outside of basketball.

College coach news:

Butler has given coach Kurt Godlevske a multi-year contract extension.