The day after

WNBA team news:

The Aces are built for a three-peat, as their core returns next season.

They leaned on reserves to win the title.

The team was greeted by the airport grounds crew upon their return this morning.

How the Aces can become the next WNBA dynasty.

New York hasn’t finished its rebuild.

The Liberty were fined $25,000 for skipping media duties last night, and Sabrina Ionescu, Jonquel Jones and Betnijah Laney were each docked $2,000 for declining to make themselves available.

WNBA news:

A new, cohesive trophy collection debuts with the championship and finals MVP trophies.

As women’s sports rise, the WNBA missed its moment.

WNBA player news:

Candace Parker is the first player in league history to win three titles with three different franchises.

WNBA coach news:

The Mercury’s coaching hire makes no sense.

College team news:

Stars have departed, but the standard remains the same for Maryland.

Auburn talks expectations for the season.

The 12 best nonconference games.

College player news:

Twenty power forwards are on the Katrina McClain Award watch list.