The Mercury prevailed over the Fever, 83-71, on the strength of seven three-pointers from Diana Taurasi.
The Aces held off the Sparks, 79-73, as A’ja Wilson and Kelsey Plum combined for 54 points.
WNBA team news:
Though they’re struggling on defense, the Lynx has found their scoring touch.
ESPN’s power rankings for the week now have Chicago on top.
Amber Cox is the new COO for the Dallas Wings.
WNBA player news:
Naz Hillmon is fitting in with Atlanta.
A Russian court has scheduled Brittney Griner’s trial on drug charges to begin Friday.
Layshia Clarendon says Republicans are coming for all of our rights.
College player news:
Aliyah Boston has won the Honda Cup as the top female college athlete of the year.
College coach news:
Former Rutgers standout Tasha Pointer returns as an assistant coach.