A bit of finals preview; more peeks at college season

WNBA playoff team news:

Three key areas New York can improve in game 2……how they can have a better showing.

WNBA playoff player news:

There’s nothing shy about Jackie Young’s all-around game for the Aces.

The growing legend of Chelsea Gray.

Betnijah Laney aims to help the Liberty bounce back in game 2.

Laney is proving she’s more than a lockdown defender.

Sabrina Ionescu learned a defensive lesson in game 1.

WNBA playoff coach news:

Becky Hammon says her team’s perimeter defensive must improve in the second game.

WNBA team news:

Which players the Fever should protect in the WNBA expansion draft.

WNBA player news:

Aliyah Boston will make her broadcasting debut on Peacock.

WNBA coach news:

The Sky are finalizing a deal to make Teresa Weatherspoon their new head coach, her agent says.

College team news:

Stanford is picked to finish third in the Pac-12, behind Utah and UCLA.

Will Oregon and Oregon State continue their series?

The Beavers will remain a national program, despite conference realignment.

A bitter end to last season is fueling Creighton.

It’s a new day for Kentucky.

Northwestern Big Ten media day recap.

College player news:

Caitlin Clark has partnered with State Farm.

Clark has had an immeasurable impact on women’s sports.

Olivia Miles is still pondering her comeback timeline.

Arizona State standout Tyi Skinner will miss the season with a knee injury.

Minnesota players are building a rapport with first-year coach Dawn Plitzuweit.

College coach news:

Teri Moren wants to boost Mackenzie Holmes’ star power.

Coaches lament the loss of the Pac-12 Conference…….more reactions.

Some coaches are focusing on the present.