This brief pause, and we’re off again

Tomorrow’s playoffs semifinals game schedule:

Sparks at Sun, 3:30 p.m. PT

Aces at Mystics, 5:30 p.m. PT

Both on ESPN2


Can the Mystics and Sun be stopped?

Three things to know about the Aces-Mystics series.

What to watch in game one.

Three things to know about the Sun-Sparks series.

LA looks to be road warriors.

Memorable game-winning shots from years past.

Award time:

Napheesa Collier was named rookie of the year.

The all-rookie team: Collier, Arike Ogunbowale, Teaira McCowan, Jackie Young and Brianna Turner.

Collier is the Lynx’s future.

WNBA playoff team news:

With title hopes, the Sun is rested and ready for playoff action.

The Aces are looking ahead to the Mystics in the semifinals.

WNBA playoff player news:

Every great thing about Dearica Hamby’s miracle shot.

WNBA playoff coach news:

With son Eric at his side, Mike Thibault keeps coaching all in the family.

Draft lottery order will be announced tomorrow afternoon:

Top prospects for the 2020 draft.

If Dallas strikes gold in the draft lottery tomorrow, they could create offseason flexibility.

The Fever have young assets and hope to add a No. 1 pick.

More WNBA news:

Maya Moore is dedicating her WNBA hiatus to criminal justice reform.

It’s assumed she’s retiring.

Indiana season recap.

The Sky’s season is over, but a foundation remains.