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Today’s results:

A career-high 43 points from Rhyne Howard, which included six 3-pointers, propelled the Dream over the Sparks, 112-84.

The Wings topped the Mystics, 89-72, behind 27 points and 15 rebounds from Satou Sabally.

The Sky scraped by the Fever, 89-87, thanks to 28 points from Courtney Williams.

The Liberty cruised past the Storm, 81-66.

International news:

China edged Japan, 73-71, to claim their first Asia Cup since 2012.

College coach news:

Towson coach Laura Harper will remain out on administrative leave until Nov. 27.