Another hot night of hoops

Today’s results:

The Sun downed the Aces, 74-67, to snap their three-game winning streak.

The Wings defeated the Sparks, 79-69, to bust a four-game losing streak.

A Kia Nurse half-court buzzer-beater lifted the Mercury over the Sky, 84-83.

The Storm stopped the Fever, 88-73, for Noelle Quinn’s first win as head coach.

WNBA team news:

The league has already surpassed the total number of OT games of 2020.

Yahoo’s power rankings.

WNBA player news:

Betnijah Laney is the scoring threat that the Liberty needed.

Natasha Cloud will debut Converse’s first WNBA shoe.

Erica Wheeler is one of the many players now representing Adidas.

Kayla McBride supports Naomi Osaka in her mental health battle.

Lynx signee Layshia Clarendon represents the courageous and selfless WNBA.

Bria Hartley podcast.

Laney and Brittney Griner are the Eastern and Western Conference players of the week.

WNBA coach news:

Any pressure in taking over the Seattle Storm for Noelle Quinn has been eased by the players.

WNBA news:

June is Pride Month.

College team news:

Five storylines ahead of UConn’s season.

Austin Peay will have a trio of transfers this fall.

Towson will have nine newcomers on its roster.

College player news:

Treasure Hunt could have a breakout season for Kentucky.

Iowa transfer Megan Meyer will play for Drake.

North Carolina transfer Kennady Tucker has committed to Oklahoma.

William & Mary transfer Eva Hodgson has landed at North Carolina.

Former Syracuse guard Isis Young remains in broadcasting while preparing to play overseas.

College coach news:

College coaches are returning to in-person recruiting.

Kim Mulkey has redirected another player to LSU.

Florida has extended Cam Newbauer’s contract through 2025.

Brittany Morris is a new assistant coach at NC State.

Mike Geary is Bradley’s new associate head coach.