No matchups today, but five tomorrow

WNBA team news:

Just as they waned in Maya Moore’s exit, the Lynx have sunk in Napheesa Collier’s absence.

The draft lottery process rules out a Minnesota tank.

WNBA player news:

Jackie Young is working her way back to all-star form.

Rebecca Allen’s length stretches the Liberty defense.

Rhyne Howard hopes to help the league grow.

Briann January is relishing her chance to play for the Storm in her final season.

Could Courtney Vandersloot or Kelsey Plum replace Sue Bird for Seattle?

Bird’s impact on the league is immeasurable.

The crowd in Connecticut showed love to Bird last night on her second-to-last visit.

Angel McCoughtry, along with former college coach Jeff Walz, are advocating for the WNBA to come to Louisville.

WNBA coach news:

Sandy Brondello says Han Xu is “way ahead” of Brittney Griner in development…..and Xu is doing it all for the Liberty.