Just two more weeks of the regular season

Today’s result:

The Mercury held off the Fever’s late rally, 86-81, to win their ninth straight.

WNBA team news:

Opportunity looms for the Lynx in the final stretch of the regular season.

ESPN’s power rankings.

WNBA player news:

Mercedes Russell is having a breakout season for the Storm.

Sylvia Fowles is making a strong case for DPOY.

Natasha Cloud’s influence is bigger than ever.

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

College player news:

Moon Ursin has reentered the transfer portal.

College coach news:

Quentin Hillsman won’t coach in Spain due to negative attention and visa issues.