The intensity continues

Today’s results:

The Mercury lead by 22 at one point, but held off the Sun in OT, 100-95.

The Dream came back to beat the Sky, 97-89.

The Storm pushed past the Wings, 107-95.

Tomorrow’s game schedule:

Liberty vs. Fever

Aces vs. Lynx

Mystics vs. Sparks

WNBA team news:

Where the Sparks stand in the playoff race.

WNBA player news:

This year’s MVP candidates.

Diana Taurasi is making a strong case for MVP this season.

Myisha Hines-Allen makes her case for most improved player.

How Arike Ogunbowale has become unguardable.

College player news:

This season will be Emily Engstler’s breakout year at Syracuse.

Kerstie Phills has opted out of her final season at FGCU due to COVID-19 concerns.

College coach news:

Cal State Fullerton has extended coach Jeff Harada’s contract through 2025.

Cassidy Barrios is a new assistant coach at Nicholls State.

Former North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell pleaded guilty in a crash that resulted in a pedestrian death. She received probation.