Scrapping, fighting, winning and losing

Today’s results:

The Storm rallied past the Liberty, 81-72, as Sue Bird’s farewell tour got off to a great start.

The Mystics defeated the Sun, 71-63, after honoring three of their legends before the game.

The Fever edged the Sky, 89-87, but Chicago still clinches a spot in the Commissioner’s Cup final.

The Wings topped the Sparks, 92-82, behind a big Arike Ogunbowale performance.

The Aces survived the Lynx, 96-95, lead by A’ja Wilson and Dearica Hamby.

WNBA player news:

Sue Bird got a standing ovation from the New York crowd today.

USA Basketball news:

USA’s U18 team won gold at the Women’s Americas Championship.

Current WNBA standings: