The daily grind

WNBA team news:

The Lynx are having to use training camp to get players into shape.

WNBA player news:

Candace Parker is already making an impact with the Sky.

Parker has purchased a Miami condo.

Natalie Achonwa is basking in her new surroundings in Minnesota.

Kia Nurse is building chemistry with her new teammates and is excited for the season.

Sabrina Ionescu is ready to bring a Championship to New York……and she’s ready to empower a new generation.

Lauren Cox learned resiliency from a tough debut.

Her spot with the Lynx secure, Bridget Carleton wants to make her mark this year.

Kitija Laska isn’t a lock for the Storm roster.

Former UConn stars are setting lofty goals for the season.

College player news:

Next year’s top 25 players.

Mississippi State transfer Xaria Wiggins has found her way to Auburn.

Syracuse transfer Digna Strautmane has signed with Georgia Tech.

Oregon transfer Taylor Mikesell will play for Ohio State.

Texas Tech transfer Alexis Tucker has committed to Santa Barbara.

College coach news:

Shapiro Ord’s contract has been extended at Binghamton.

Octavia Blue is Kennesaw State’s new head coach.

Yvonne Sanchez is a new assistant coach at Arizona State.

Jackie Stiles will join Tulsa’s staff as an assistant.

Erin Mills-Reid is a new assistant coach at Stephen F. Austin.

Nate Harris is a new assistant coach at Montana.