The Fever showed poise down the stretch to hold off the Liberty, 86-79.
The Sparks eased past the shorthanded Mystics, 81-64.
The Aces topped the Lynx, 87-77, to take sole possession of second place.
Tomorrow's game schedule:
Sun vs. Sky
Storm vs. Wings
Dream vs. Mercury
WNBA team news:
Coming off a loss, the Mercury face struggling Atlanta Friday.
The numbers behind the Mystics' up and down season.
Washington signed Stella Johnson after receiving an emergency hardship waiver.
WNBA player news:
How more than a dozen WNBA players coped and recovered from COVID-19.
Brittney Sykes and Sydney Wiese are spicing things up for the Sparks.
Has Seattle found its next star in Ezi Magbegor?
The NCAA endorses possible bubbles for next year.
Can college basketball avoid college football's fate?
U.S. senators are laying out the framework for future college sports legislation.
College player news:
Ohio State transfer Kaelynn Satterfield is immediately eligible at Xavier.
College coach news:
Christal Caldwell is a new assistant coach at Virginia Tech.