Off-day items

WNBA team news:

As top WNBA teams invest in their players, other teams fall further behind.

Three things we learned about the Sun and the title race this past week.

What the Fever need to do if they want to make the playoffs.

The Mercury’s play is still a mixed bag one week after their coaching change.

WNBA player news:

Kayla McBride has taken on a new leadership role with the Lynx.

Gabby Williams is back with the Storm after reaching a deal.

For Ezi Magbegor, the sky is the limit.

WNBA coach news:

James Wade says his decision to leave the Sky was an opportunity to further himself as a coach.

Chicago has an opportunity to separate the coach and GM positions, after Wade’s exit, but will they?

College coach news:

Robyn Fralick is settling in as Michigan State’s coach.

Patrick Henry and Erika Sisk have been promoted to assistant coaches at Ole Miss.