Lots of love on “Sue Bird Day”

Today’s results:

The Sky held off the Sun, 94-91.

The Sparks survived the Mystics, 79-76.

The Aces stopped the Storm, 89-81.

The Lynx topped the Dream, 81-71.

WNBA team news:

This year, Chicago is in a different place to close out the regular season.

The current playoff picture.

WNBA player news:

Seattle honored Sue Bird prior to, and after today’s game – possibly her last game at Climate Pledge Arena.

Fans showered her with love.

The Mayor declared today “Sue Bird Day.”

Bird’s growth into a WNBA legend also reflects the growth of the league.

Napheesa Collier returned to the court today, for Minnesota’s game against Atlanta.

Kristy Wallace’s story is one of vulnerability, perseverance and hard work.

WNBA coach news:

Tanisha Wright has has a meteoric rise to greatness.