Early looks ahead

WNBA playoffs news:

The Aces and Liberty are on a collision course, but don’t expect the semifinals to be sweeps.

How Connecticut matches up with battle-tested New York…….series preview.

Las Vegas-Dallas preview.

WNBA team news:

The next step for the Lynx might be player improvement.

The Mystics enter an offseason of uncertainty.

WNBA player news:

The league named Satou Sabally its most-improved player.

College coach news:

Louisiana Tech unveiled a Kim Mulkey statue yesterday.

Georgetown coach Tasha Butts will step away for a time, in her ongoing battle with breast cancer.