Second round begins in five…four…three…two…

The playoff semifinals begin tomorrow. Storm at Aces, 1 p.m. PT, ESPN, and Sun at Sky, 7 p.m. CT, ESPN2. Let’s get it started……

Playoff news:

The Aces know the challenge the Storm present in the semis.

Las Vegas and Seattle match up well.

It doesn’t get much better in the West: A’ja Wilson vs. Breanna Stewart.

Gabby Williams will miss the game for the Storm with a concussion.

The Sky and the Sun are meeting for a second straight playoff final……three keys to the series.

A series preview.

Chicago must carry over their urgency from the first round.

Candace Parker navigates slumps by keeping a level head.