Six days until WNBA season

Today’s preseason results:

The Fever beat the Sky, 79-75.

The Sparks downed the Mercury in a game in LA, but acknowledgement of the game, and a box score, is absent from the WNBA’s page.

WNBA team news:

The Sky are going for back-to-back titles this season.

WNBA player news:

Now healthy, Aerial Powers looks to step up at part of Minnesota’s big three.

Aces rookie Mya Hollingshed has exceeded her own expectations.

How Evina Westbrook and Olivia Nelson-Ododa are adjusting to the WNBA.

College player news:

Maryland transfer Ashley Owusu has committed to Virginia Tech.

Kentucky transfer Jazmine Massengill has landed at Florida State.

Vanderbilt transfer Brinae Alexander will play for Maryland.

College coach news:

Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer announced her retirement after 50 seasons and 1,055 wins.

She was a pioneer through triumphs and tragedies.