Moments and milestones

Today’s results:

The Mercury ran past the Dream, 84-69.

The Lynx snapped a two-game losing streak with a 101-95 win over the Sky.

WNBA team news:

The Sparks are showing “a lot of resolve” as they embark on a long road trip.

At 25, the Liberty are celebrating magical moments.

WNBA player news:

Today Diana Taurasi became the first league player to reach 9,000 points and 2,000 assists.

Last night Sue Bird reached 6,500 points, becoming the sixth player in WNBA history to reach the mark.

Balancing motherhood and on-court success with the Storm is where Breanna Stewart wants to be.

Elena Delle Donne is expected to return to the court tomorrow after a nearly two-year hiatus.

College conference news:

The Big 10’s AD says the conference is looking for more than money in possibly aligning with the Pac-12 and ACC.

WBHOF induction ceremony:

Tamika Catchings, Lauren Jackson and Swin Cash were among tonight’s inductees.

David Stern was also inducted.