A big day in the world of hoops

WNBA news:

Google has been named the new changemaker and presenting partner of the league on ESPN, in a multi-year agreement.

The WNBA’s season broadcasting and streaming schedule is out.

WNBA team news:

Safety protocols are adding an extra challenge to training camp this year.

Can the Sun go far without Alyssa Thomas?

The Storm have a stable of point guards.

WNBA player news:

Candace Parker is impressed by her new teammates and the Sky organization after her first week of camp.

Sue Bird has teamed up with eBay in their new sneaker campaign.

Rachel Banham has a green light with the Lynx.

After a standout rookie season, Ezi Magbegor could be key for Seattle in their thin front court.

Fever rookie Kysre Gondrezick aims to change the landscape of women’s basketball.

Aces rookie Lauren Manis is making an impression in camp.

College player news:

Oregon freshman Angela Dugalic will transfer……her teammate, reserve Arielle Wilson, is medically retiring.

Iowa transfer Lauren Jensen has landed at Creighton.

Saint Mary’s grad transfer Emily Codding will play for Oregon State.

College coach news:

Nicki Collen is Baylor’s new head coach.

Dartmouth has hired Adrienne Shibles as their new head coach.

Clarisse Garcia is the new head coach at Charleston Southern.

Former Duck men’s star Mike Moser is a new assistant for Oregon WBB.

USA Basketball news:

Cori Close will coach the U19 World Cup team, assisted by Joni Taylor and Aaron Johnston.