Chicago, Phoenix continue to roll…..into the semifinals

Second-round results:

The Mercury downed the Storm in OT, 85-80.

The Sky put away the Lynx, 89-76.

WNBA playoff news:

The top-seeded Sun will face No. 6 Chicago in the semifinals Tuesday.

WNBA team news:

The Fever must build on a season of small victories to get back to the playoffs.

WNBA player news:

Sue Bird will weigh her retirement options.

Diana Taurasi’s return to the court fueled Phoenix’s win.

After shining on the big stages, Napheesa Collier disappeared in the playoffs.

Sylvia Fowles was named DPOY.

College coach news:

Purdue assistant coach Terry Kix resigned shortly after head coach Sharon Versyp announced her retirement.