Vandersloot breaks WNBA assists record

Today's results:

In the Sky's 100-77 rout of the Fever, Courtney Vandersloot dished a WNBA single-game record 18 assists. She broke Ticha Penicheiro's 18-year old mark of 16.

The Lynx snapped the Sparks' nine-game winning streak with a decisive 96-78 win.

Tomorrow's game schedule:

Sun vs. Liberty

Fever vs. Dream

Mercury vs. Aces


WNBA team news:

The Mystics need to do some soul searching on the court.

The Mercury are seeking a season sweep of the Aces.

ESPN's power rankings for the week.

CBS Sports power rankings.

Playoff picture preview.

What we learned from week five in the WNBA.

The league's fight against racial injustice goes way back.

WNBA player news:

Sue Bird speaks.

Bria Hartley is out for the season with a torn ACL.

Hartley found the right fit with the Mercury.

Which former role players have broken out this season.

Several rookies are on the rise league-wide.

Sparks midseason awards.

Breanna Stewart and Alyssa Thomas are the Western and Eastern Conference players of the week.

College news:

The NCAA has applied for a trademark for the phrase, "battle in the bubble."

In the summer of college athlete empowerment, what was gained?

College player news:

Patriot League players are demanding their rights.

College coach news:

Oklahoma coach Sherri Coale has apologized after former players called the program racially insensitive.

Dawn Staley has found her purpose.

Staley was attacked recently for her condemnation of the Jacob Blake shooting.

Muffet McGraw wants to see more women in leadership roles.