Atlanta picks up where they left off

Today’s results:

The Dream beat the Lynx, 82-73, to extend their winning streak to seven.

The Mercury outlasted the Sun, 72-66. Connecticut hadn’t lost at that arena for five years.

WNBA team news:

The All-Star game had the highest TV ratings in 16 years.

The Sky begin the second half of the season hoping simply to make the playoffs.

Expansion is a topic of discussion as the season recommences.

WNBA player news:

Chelsea Gray has become one of the league’s biggest stars.

An “emotional wreck” last year, Tianna Hawkins finds happiness again.

Aliyah Boston is the ROY frontrunner.

Boston has partnered with the U.S. Virgin Islands as an official tourism ambassador.

College coach news:

Fred Chmiel and Bowling Green are meshing winning cultures.