The day after

Playoffs news:

The stats and storylines that matter ahead of the Finals.

Everything you need to know about the series.

The Aces completed a three-year turnaround in their Finals berth.

It was a nasty, brutal and beautiful triumph for Las Vegas.

A’ja Wilson and her team are ready to put some bruises on the Finals.

Coach Gary Kloppenburg stepped up big to lead the Storm to the title series.

WNBA team news:

The Sun fizzled against the Aces last night.

College conference news:

The Pac-12 will decide on an 18-22-game conference schedule soon.

College team news:

Oregon is reloaded and ready for the season.

It’s a new season with new faces, but same expectations for the Ducks.

North Carolina is energized and hopes for a resurgence.

Villanova welcomes a new coach and freshmen.

College player news:

Michigan forward Naz Hillmon is using her platform for change.

Tenley Dowell’s persistent recovery from an ACL tear at Butler.