A hard-hitting news day

WNBA team news:

After a months-long investigation, the WNBA took away the Aces first-round draft pick of 2025 and suspended coach Becky Hammon for two games, saying the franchise violated league rules around impermissible player benefits and work place policies.

What’s next for Las Vegas?

The Aces responded to the ruling……..as did the WNBPA.

Dearica Hamby reacts.

The Storm is planning to move forward without Gabby Williams, as they await the league’s ruling on her prioritization.

The Lynx waived Brea Beal, to bring the roster to 14.

The Sun traded for Leigha Brown and waived three as the cuts deadline approaches.

Questions about the Sky’s front court loom as the season approaches.

How the league’s storytelling is evolving.

WNBA player news:

Why Diana Taurasi is working so hard to stay on the court this summer.

Rookie Diamond Miller has earned high praise from Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve.

How Victaria Saxton is making the most of her time with Indiana.

The Fever waived Destanni Henderson.

Today’s transactions from around the league are brutal.

College coach news:

Q&A with Kim Mulkey.