Things are getting spicier

WNBA team news:

The Aces and Liberty are in their own league entering training camp.

The Sparks and team president Vanessa Shay have mutually agreed to part ways.

WNBA player news:

Kelsey Mitchell is becoming more vocal for the young Fever.

Rachel Banham’s role keeps growing for the Lynx.

Olivia Nelson-Ododa’s “cool” basketball life since leaving Connecticut.

Ruthy Hebard is embracing motherhood with the help of the Sky.

Grace Berger is being a “sponge” at Fever training camp, earning high praise from the staff.

Rookie Alexis Morris brings a combative, championship edge to the Sun.

Rookie Jordan Horston is flashing her defensive skills in Storm camp.

Courtney Vandersloot is in concussion protocol and Jonquel Jones is restricted due to a foot injury.

College player news:

Exploring the effects of transferring on individual performance.

Injuries stole Allie Kubek’s first year at Maryland. She’s eager for her second.

College coach news:

The Pac-12’s two Northern California coaches call for the WNBA to return to the Bay Area.