Season themes

Today’s result:

The Sparks routed the Wings, 79-61.

WNBA team news:

The Storm will used their second meeting with Las Vegas as a measuring stick.

The Sky are prioritizing mental focus as they navigate a losing streak.

The Mercury face an uphill climb to turn the season around.

WNBA player news:

Brittney Griner sustained a hip injury in last night’s game.

Candace Parker talks about her decision to switch teams.

Jewell Loyd steps into a more prominent role with the rebuilding Storm.

After an emotional offseason, Dearica Hamby is settling into life with the Sparks.

The older Aces have to be careful to take care of their bodies.

College player news:

Why Hailey Van Lith left Louisville for LSU.

Paige Bueckers is close to returning from her ACL tear.

Yarden Garzon prepares to play for Israel in Eurobasket.

College coach news:

The truth is out: Minnesota fired Lindsay Whalen and paid her a termination fee.