It’s all or nothing season

No games today, but five tomorrow (again):

Wings at Sun

Fever at Mystics

Aces at Sky

Liberty at Mercury

Lynx at Storm

Plenty of news poppin’ in the meantime…….

WNBA team news:

Washington is notching big series wins en route to the playoffs.

The Mystics shook off the injury bug and are playoff-bound.

The Sky is feeling the effect of Jantel Lavender’s absence.

A familiar problem arose in the Liberty’s latest loss.

WNBA player news:

Sue Bird doesn’t want to admit it, but she’s not likely to return this year.

This week’s practices could make or break Diana Taurasi’s return.

A’ja Wilson will return to the Aces lineup tomorrow.

Las Vegas rookie Jackie Young is flashing her All-Star potential.

Sky forward Astou Ndour continues to step up in Jantel Lavender’s absence.

Allisha Gray’s 1,000-point milestone last night shows how different her rookie campaign was from Arike Ogunbowale’s.

The rise of Rebecca Allen.

Natasha Cloud became the Mystics’ all-time assists leader last night.

Seimone Augustus and others talk about purpose.

Blake Dietrick’s return provides the Storm with bench depth.

WNBA coach news:

Cancer awareness night at Mohegan Sun Arena hit home for Storm coach Dan Hughes.

College coach news:

Siena coach Ali Jaques is cancer free and will marry soon.

Whether it’s basketball or trivia, Penn State coach Carolyn Kieger is focused on competition.

The belief system of North Carolina assistant coach Carrie Moore powers her career.