Sun, Mystics up one game

Today’s semifinal results:

The Sun topped the Sparks, 84-75.

The Mystics pulled out the 97-95 win over the Aces, despite a controversial ending.

WNBA team news:

A title has been elusive for the Mystics, Mike Thibault and EDD.

Nobody thinks the Sun can win, you know.

After exceeding expectations this year, can the Storm make another title run next season?

WNBA player news:

Chiney Ogwumike praised Staples Center security for intervening when a fan rushed she and her sister Sunday.

Jonquel Jones: There are still many people in the Bahamas in need.

The whirlwind continues for Megan Gustafson.

Sophie Cunningham found life in the league “super-humbling.”

WNBA coach news:

Bill Laimbeer was miffed that the referees missed his timeout call in tonight’s game.

How Mike Thibault built the W’s best team.

Derek Fisher is writing a new chapter with the Sparks.

College coach news:

Arizona assistant Jackie Nared spent part of the summer mentoring her pro younger sister Jaime.

USA Basketball news:

Veterans look back as National Team training camp begins.

Ed Ryan’s long career in athletic training keeps bringing him back to the National Team.