Top teams stay on top

Today’s results:

Sharkira Austin’s double-double powered the Mystics past the Mercury, 83-65.

The Storm outlasted the Lynx, 81-79.

WNBA team news:

The Sky had an eventful week.

WNBA player news:

Selfless superstar A’ja Wilson is the frontrunner for MVP.

Jackie Young is back in the starting lineup for Las Vegas.

Ezi Magbegor is having a breakout season, and it might just be the start.

Sue Bird and Mercedes Russell are back on the injured list for Seattle.

Kristi Toliver is ramping up for her WNBA return.

A Moscow court has ordered Brittney Griner to stay in jail for another 18 days.

College team news:

UConn reported 21 violations in 2021, including four in WBB.

College coach news:

Longtime coach Gail Goestenkors has retired.