Between day 1

WNBA playoff news:

Five things we learned in Game 1 that will determine the league champion.

WNBA player news:

Candace Parker gloated to friend Lisa Leslie during yesterday’s game.

Can Skylar Diggins-Smith cap off a career year with a Championship?

Brittney Griner tells her coming out story.

WNBA coach news:

Sandy Brondello and Olaf Lange are on opposite sites in the Finals, but are united in marriage.

WNBA news:

The story behind the custom jackets players received yesterday at the top 25 celebration.

Is the WNBA a missed fashion opportunity?

The league eyes expansion and a changed playoff format.

College team news:

There’s no standing still for Indiana.

Michigan’s surprise Sweet 16 run has them aiming higher.

Dayton is taking advantage of experience by moving fast in practices.

What to expect from Colorado State this year.

College coach news:

Seton Hall coach Tony Bozzella is “the most excited he’s ever been” for the season.

Vonn Read’s first impression as Syracuse acting coach was an airball……Read said the program is trying to move forward.