Sky, Sun earn big dubs

Today’s results:

The Sky ran past the Sun, 91-83.

The Mercury routed the Fever, 99-78.

The Storm beat the Aces, 88-78.

WNBA player news:

Today Candace Parker became the first player in league history with 6,000 points, 3,000 rebounds and 1,500 assists.

Dearica Hamby has signed a two-year contract extension with Las Vegas.

Jackie Young’s breakout season has lifted the Aces.

Win shares: a Brionna Jones case study.

Nikolina Milic is here to stay for the Lynx.

Rookie Shakira Austin is ahead of the game.

Arike Ogunbowale says Brittney Griner would be home by now if she were a man.

Griner is still locked up, and we are helpless to free her.

Griner’s wife says she is struggling and terrified in Russia.

College team news:

Buffalo begins the summer with a new roster and new expectations.

College player news:

Diamond Brooks returns to Louisville from injury.

College coach news:

Coach Katie Abrahamson-Henderson wants Georgia back in the title hunt.

Marc Mitchell is the new head coach at UIndy.

John Hampton is a new assistant coach at Rutgers.

SIU’s new assistant coach is Mike Geary.