The unexpected scores keep coming

Today’s results:

The Sun ran away from the Mercury, 87-63.

A 31-point outpour from Sabrina Ionescu and a double-double from Natasha Howard paced the Liberty past the Sparks, 102-73.

The Mystics downed the Aces, 83-73.

The Wings held off the Sky, 84-78, without Arike Ogunbowale.

WNBA team news:

The playoff picture is still muddled with two weeks to go.

Defense will decide the Aces fate this season.

The Storm are putting their home winning streak on the line against Minnesota tomorrow.

Here’s what to watch as Seattle enters the final stretch of regular-season play.

CBS Sports power rankings.

The Liberty and Xbox have teamed up to make New York’s court a video game design.

WNBA player news:

Hustle players.

Briann January prepares to retire in her home state.

Rachel Banham is raising her game when the Lynx need her most.

Emma Cannon is the WNBA’s exemplar of not giving up.

With Russia no longer an option for the offseason, where will former Ekaterinburg players go?

Lauren Jackson is savoring every day of her comeback.

Brittney Griner’s sentencing will be soon, Russian officials say.

College player news:

Caitlin Clark is learning from her NIL deals.

Molly Davis will add depth and versatility to Iowa.